Just One Month To Go For The Ashfield Festival!

June 3, 2013 10:08 am

Ashfield’s premier event, the Ashfield Festival is now just a month away with all acts now confirmed.

Ashfield Festival logo 

Festival goers are in for a treat on Saturday 6th July with a great line-up of music, sport and family entertainment taking place at Sutton lawn.  Vicky Jackson will be performing as Jessie J and world renowned Coldplay tribute band Coolplay will finish off the Festival on the Idlewells Music Bowl stage at 6pm until around 7pm.

Visitors will also be able to enjoy a whole host of family entertainment throughout the day and evening across the Festival areas including:

  • Idlewells Music Bowl – a range of daytime and evening performers showcasing some of the best local and international talent.
  • Village Green – a variety of acts for all the family performing throughout the day including the ever popular Titan the Robot and the jaw dropping Vander Bros Double Space Wheel.
  • Everyone Active Square – offering activities and demos; Artificial Ice Rink, Boxing, Sword Fencing and Cheerleading to name but a few.
  • Active Ashfield Village – Hosting activities such as the family favourite, It’s a Knockout, the Sure Start Mini Games, Ladies Rugby, Skatepark competitions and Slacklining on the adiZone
  • Business Boulevard – Take time to look around at all the stalls at this year’s event including the revamped craft tent.
  • Fun Fair – The fun fair is back this year with even more fun and thrills!
  • Food Court – offering something to tingle all taste buds!


The Active Ashfield Games and Ashfield’s Got Talent winners will also be taking centre stage at the Festival for the medals ceremony.  If you would like to get involved with the Ashfield Festival, contact the team:

  • To volunteer contact: Dave Waring 01623 457537
  • For craft stalls contact: Lynn Woodhouse 01623 551385

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