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Staffs Fest 2020 @ Lower Drayton Farm
May 22 @ 4:00 pm – May 24 @ 11:00 pm
Staffs Fest 2020 @ Lower Drayton Farm | Penkridge | England | United Kingdom

Voted Best Staffordshire Music Festival 2019 by What’s On Readers and Special Recognition Award for Festival of the Year 2019 by The Mark (Pub news and live music guide), STAFFS FEST a popular annual music festival that has already made its mark on the UK music scene in the West Midlands attracting local, regional and national musicians and audiences from all over the UK. The festival which celebrates its fourth year in 2020 is held at Lower Drayton Farm, Penkridge near Stafford ST19 5RE Junction 13 on the M6
The festival has expanded over the last three years, now has several huge marquees hosting a multitude of genres of music, Rock, Britpop, Glam Rock, Pop, Folk, Reggae,Gospel, World Music and Soul. Northern Soul All Dayer DJs playing vinyl only on the Saturday in the Millie Bea Marquee with specially made wooden floor.

The festival is not one dimensional, in addition to the wide ranging live music on offer, there will be displays and workshops from local community groups including, Balliamo Belly Dancers, Dance Nuvo, Bhangra Blaze and Stafford Salsa plus drumming workshops, dance and guitar workshops. There will be a range of food and drink vendors and retail stalls, clothing and ethnic outlets.

A true family orientated festival where children under 16 are free with accompanying responsible adult (their tickets must be requested at the same time as paying adult). Workshops and child friendly activities planned during the mornings and afternoons

Evening only tickets £15, day/evening ticket £25, weekend ticket £50
Gates open Friday 22nd May at 4 pm and music starts at 5.00, 10.30 on Saturday 23rd and 12 noon on the Sunday, amplified music finishes at 11 am each night, bar is open until 12.30 am

Our charity we are championing this year and for 2020 is Terrible Titties & Other Bitties
Friday
Main Marquee – Rock Night (70’s dress optional)
Millie Bea Marquee – Friday Night School Disco Night
La Maison du Vin Marquee – Open Mic Night

Saturday Main Marquee;
Star for Staffs Competition (10 -12 noon)
12 onward – Pop, Rock, Brit-pop, Folk,Soul,Funk, Blues

Saturday Millie Bea Marquee;
3 pm onward Northern Soul & Motown All Dayer

La Maison du Vin Marquee
Daytime workshops/world music

Best & Feats Marquee -Workshops daytime evening reggae, ska , blue-beat 2Tone

Sunday Main Marquee
Pop, Rock, Britpop, Folk,Soul,Funk

Sunday Millie Bea Marquee;
Endor50 Promotions Introducing Stage 12- 4pm
5 pm onward Northern Soul & Motown

Beats & Feats Marquee
Gospel
The Beat Goes Bang

La Maison du Vin Marquee
Daytime workshops/world music

More to be confirmed
You can buy your tickets now YOU MUST BUY A TICKET FOR ENTRY INTO THE FESTIVAL FOR YOUR CAMPING TICKET TO BE VALID
Stallholders email Nikki for a booking form nikki@lrpartnership.co.uk
Bands, displays, demonstrators, workshops and dance troops etc email admin@staffsfest.co.uk