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A weekend of artists, writers and thinkers, brought to you by Tortoise and Neapolitan Music.
238 backers pledged £38,386 to help bring this project to life.
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    Pledge £1 or more About US$ 2

    Supporter

    Be part of Kite Festival history.

    Includes:
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • First dibs on tickets for Kite 2020 when the line-up is announced
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    Pledge £10 or more About US$ 13

    Supporter & member

    Join the Tortoise family for a month. Includes all our digital journalism and a ticket to one of our live discussion events, called ThinkIns, for you and a friend.

    Includes:
    • One month guest membership of Tortoise (worth £25)
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • First dibs on tickets for Kite 2020 when the line-up is announced
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    6 backers
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    Pledge £25 or more About US$ 33

    Limited edition festival poster

    Adorn your wall with this highly-covetable piece of KITE Festival history.

    Includes:
    • Limited edition A2 poster of the KITE festival line-up
    • One month guest membership of Tortoise (worth £25)
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • First dibs on tickets for Kite 2020 when the line-up is announced
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    Pledge £60 or more About US$ 78

    U30 Founder

    If you’re going to be 29 or younger when Kite opens, get in now and it’s only sixty quid. Bargain.

    Includes:
    • One U30 Founder festival ticket (worth over £100*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • One year Tortoise U30 membership (worth £50)
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
    • For anybody aged 29 or younger on 12 June 2020. ID required.
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    Pledge £80 or more About US$ 104

    Festival Founder

    Bring on the best weekend of the year. Get in now to save nearly fifty quid and secure your place in Kite festival history.

    Includes:
    • One Founder festival ticket (worth over £125*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • One year Tortoise membership (worth £100)
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Limited 3 backers
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    Pledge £120 or more About US$ 156

    U30 Founder for TWO people

    A pair of U30 Founder tickets. If you’re going to be 29 or younger when Kite opens, get in now and it’s only sixty quid each. Bargain.

    Includes:
    • Two x U30 Founder festival tickets (worth over £200*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Two x one year Tortoise U30 memberships (worth £100)
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
    • For anybody aged 29 or younger on 12 June 2020. ID required.
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    Pledge £125 or more About US$ 162

    VIP Founder

    If you’re going to go, why not go VIP? Stimulating conversations, banging tunes and bragging rights that you were into it before it was cool.

    Includes:
    • One VIP Founder festival ticket (worth over £200*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • One year Tortoise membership (worth £100)
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Limited 3 backers
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    Pledge £160 or more About US$ 207

    Festival Founder for TWO people

    A pair of Founder tickets. Bring on the best weekend of the year. Get in now to save nearly £100 and secure your places in Kite festival history.

    Includes:
    • Two x Founder festival tickets (worth over £250*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Two x one year Tortoise memberships (worth £200)
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Limited 3 backers
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    Pledge £250 or more About US$ 324

    VIP Founder for TWO people

    If you’re going to go, why not go VIP? Stimulating conversations, banging tunes and bragging rights that you were into it before it was cool.

    Includes:
    • Two x VIP Founder festival ticket (worth over £400*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Two x one year memberships of Tortoise (worth £200)
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Limited 16 backers
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    Pledge £450 or more About US$ 583

    Tortoise Member Special

    Four VIP Founder festival tickets, and your very own KITE festival print by Tortoise resident cartoonist Edith. Hurrah!

    Includes:
    • Four VIP Founder festival tickets (worth over £800*)
    • One limited edition Edith x KITE festival print (unframed)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Ships to Only United Kingdom
    Limited 1 backer
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    Pledge £500 or more About US$ 647

    VIP Founder with Friends.

    Six VIP tickets for the price of five. Because festivals are so much better with friends. And VIP access.

    Includes:
    • Six VIP Founder festival tickets (worth over £1200*)
    • Option to choose either VIP day, weekend or camping access
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Limited 10 backers
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    Pledge £1,000 or more About US$ 1,294

    VIP Glamping Package for two

    Zero-hassle, super cosy and rather chic. All you have to think about is what you’re going to wear.

    Includes:
    • Two VIP Founder festival tickets (worth over £400*)
    • Luxury bell tent glamping experience for two (worth up to £580)
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Two x one year Tortoise memberships (worth £200)
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Limited 6 backers
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    Pledge £1,500 or more About US$ 1,941

    VIP Day Package with dining for four

    Pick your three favourite people and give them their best day out of 2020. And again in 2021, 2022 and every year after that….

    Includes:
    • Four VIP Founder day festival tickets (worth £280*)
    • VIP dining experience for four people with an artist or speaker
    • Access to the VIP area
    • VIP tickets to every Kite festival for four people, forever
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Four x one year Tortoise memberships (worth £400)
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
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    Limited 2 backers
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    Pledge £3,500 or more About US$ 4,529

    VIP Dining & Glamping for four

    Picture you with three friends having dinner with one of Kite’s performers. *Mic drop*

    Includes:
    • Four VIP Founder weekend festival tickets (worth over £800*)
    • Luxury bell tent glamping experience for four (worth up to £1160)
    • VIP dining experience for four people with an artist or speaker
    • Access to the VIP area
    • VIP tickets to every Kite festival for four people, forever
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Four x one year Tortoise memberships (worth £400)
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
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    Limited 0 backers
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    Pledge £5,000 or more About US$ 6,469

    VIP Intimate Performance Package for two

    Sometimes, the hottest performances have the smallest crowds. Get up close to a main stage performer at this small and intimate performance. A money-can’t-buy experience - except this time, you can buy it. Hurrah.

    Includes:
    • Two VIP Founder festival tickets (worth over £400*)
    • Intimate performance and drinks reception with a mainstage artist
    • Luxury bell tent glamping experience for two (worth up to £580)
    • VIP dining experience for 2 people with an artist or speaker
    • Access to the VIP area
    • VIP tickets to every Kite festival for two people, forever
    • Two x one year Tortoise memberships (worth £200)
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
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    Limited 0 backers
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    Pledge £8,000 About US$ 10,350

    Kite Patron Experience for four

    Everything you could ever want and more...

    Includes:
    • Four VIP Founder weekend festival tickets (worth over £800*)
    • Luxury bell tent glamping experience for four (worth up to £1160)
    • Intimate performance and drinks reception with a mainstage artist
    • Side of stage experience for 4 people
    • VIP dining experience for four people with an artist or speaker
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Four x one year Tortoise memberships (worth £400)
    • VIP tickets to every Kite festival for four people, forever
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
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    Limited 0 backers
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    Pledge £50 or more About US$ 65

    Early Bird U30 Founder

    If you’re going to be 29 or younger when Kite opens, get in now and it’s only fifty quid. Bargain.

    Includes:
    • One U30 Founder festival ticket (worth over £100*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
    • For anybody aged 29 or younger on 12 June 2020. ID required.
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    Pledge £70 or more About US$ 91

    Early Bird Founder

    Bring on the best weekend of the year. Get in now to save over fifty quid and secure your place in Kite festival history.

    Includes:
    • One Founder festival ticket (worth over £125*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Reward no longer available 18 backers
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    Pledge £100 or more About US$ 130

    Early Bird U30 Founder for TWO people

    A pair of U30 Founder tickets. If you’re going to be 29 or younger when Kite opens, get in now and it’s only fifty quid each. Bargain.

    Includes:
    • Two x U30 Founder festival tickets (worth over £200*)
    • Option to choose either VIP day, weekend or camping access
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
    • For anybody aged 29 or younger on 12 June 2020. ID required.
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    Reward no longer available 11 backers
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    Pledge £110 or more About US$ 143

    Early Bird VIP Founder

    If you’re going to go, why not go VIP? Stimulating conversations, banging tunes and bragging rights that you were into it before it was cool.

    Includes:
    • One VIP Founder festival ticket (worth over £200*)
    • Option to choose either VIP day, weekend or camping access
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Reward no longer available 13 backers
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    Pledge £140 or more About US$ 182

    Early Bird Founder for TWO people

    A pair of Early Bird Founder tickets. Bring on the best weekend of the year. Get in now to save over £100 and secure your places in Kite festival history.

    Includes:
    • Two x Founder festival tickets (worth over £250*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Reward no longer available 17 backers
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    Pledge £220 or more About US$ 285

    Early Bird VIP Founder for TWO people

    A pair of Early Bird VIP tickets. If you’re going to go, why not go VIP? Stimulating conversations, banging tunes and bragging rights that you were into it before it was cool.

    Includes:
    • Two x VIP Founder festival ticket (worth over £400*)
    • Option to choose either day, weekend or camping access
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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    Reward no longer available 35 backers
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    Pledge £700 or more About US$ 906

    VIP Side of Stage Experience for two

    A rare opportunity for two people to watch one of our artists perform from the side of the Main Stage. The next best thing to actually performing on the Main Stage yourself.

    Includes:
    • Side of stage experience for two people
    • Two VIP Founder festival tickets (worth over £400*)
    • Option to choose either VIP day, weekend or camping access
    • Access to the VIP area
    • Invitation to the Founders' drinks reception at the festival
    • Two x one year memberships of Tortoise (worth £200)
    • Exclusive Kite Festival Founder lanyard
    • Exclusive Kite tote bag and programme
    • A personal shout-out in the festival programme and on our website
    • Early bird prices for all future Kite Festivals even if sold out
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