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Ben Fogle extends his Tales of the Wilderness tour

Watch the TV adventurer open up about the show as he announces new dates.

Join Ben Fogle for an inspiring and incredible evening of storytelling and adventure throughout 2020, as he hits the road with his Tales of the Wilderness tour.

Ahead of the shows, Ben sat down to discuss what fans can expect from the tour, and much more. Watch the interview above.

Due to incredible demand, the explorer has now added a raft of new shows to the tour, with the new dates taking place throughout September 2020.

Ben’s full list of tour dates are listed below.


How to get tickets early

Fans can get tickets for Ben Fogle’s newly announced September 2020 tour dates 24 hours early in our presale.

Open to all, the presale begins at 10:00 on Thursday 20 February 2020.

Head here for presale tickets


On his tour, audiences can expect tales from Ben’s adventures from swimming with crocodiles to conquering Mount Everest, from crossing Antarctica to rowing across the Atlantic. The much-loved TV adventurer will recount these thrilling tales (and more) with warmth and honesty, giving fans a rare chance to discover more about Ben’s amazing adventures and exhibitions from the man himself.

Ben first rose to prominence as one of the original islander of BBC One’s year-long series Castaway 2000. Since then he has hosted showing including Animal Park, Countryfile and New Lives in the Wild.

In 2018 he summited Mount Everest, was the first to cross the line in the pairs division of the 2005–2006 Atlantic Rowing Race, partnered by Olympic rower James Cracknell – who, he has since partnered with on several other exhibitions since – and, among other accomplishments, has also completed the six-day Marathon des Sables across the Sahara Desert., the Bupa Great North Run, the London Marathon and the Royal Parks Half Marathon.

Watch Ben in action whilst climbing Mount Everest courtesy of ITV below:


Ben Fogle 2020 UK tour dates

25 February 2020 – Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
26 February 2020 – Villa Marina and Gaiety Theatre Complex, Isle of Man
28 February 2020 – Jersey Opera House, St Helier
1 March 2020 – Kings Theatre Southsea, Portsmouth
2 March 2020 – Shanklin Theatre, Isle of Wight
3 March 2020 – Princes Hall, Aldershot
4 March 2020 – Playhouse Theatre, Weston-Super-Mare
5 March 2020 – St David’s Hall, Cardiff
6 March 2020 – Princess Pavilion, Falmouth
8 March 2020 – Grand Theatre, Blackpool
9 March 2020 – Alban Arena, St Albans
10 March 2020 – Wycombe Swan Theatre, High Wycombe
11 March 2020 – Corn Exchange, Cambridge
12 March 2020 – Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone
15 March 2020 – Theatre Royal, Nottingham
17 March 2020 – Arts Centre, Aberystwyth
18 March 2020 – Venue Cymru Theatre, Llandudno
19 March 2020 – Victoria Hall, Stoke-On-Trent
20 March 2020 – Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury
24 March 2020 – Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-On-Sea
25 March 2020 – Hexagon Theatre, Reading
26 March 2020 – Lighthouse, Poole
27 March 2020 – Cadogan Hall, London

Newly announced dates: 

6 Sept 2020 – Eden Court, Inverness
10 Sept 2020 – Town Hall, Ayr
11 Sept 2020 – Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
12 Sept 2020 – Sands Centre, Carlisle
13 Sept 2020 – Princess Alexandra Auditorium, Yarm
15 Sept 2020 – The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
16 Sept 2020 – G Live, Guildford
19 Sept 2020 – Charter Hall, Colchester
20 Sept 2020 – White Rock Theatre, Hastings
22 Sept 2020 – Union Chapel, London
23 Sept 2020 – Central Theatre, Chatham
24 Sept 2020 – Assembly Hall, Worthing
26 Sept 2020 – Pavilion, Plymouth


Following the presale, tickets for Ben Fogle’s newly announced September 2020 dates will be available from 10:00 on Friday 21 February 2020, and remaining tickets for his other dates are available now. Grab all through Ticketmaster.co.uk.