Welcome to Cheshire Fest 2020! This is our third year in action at Manchester Rugby Club, Cheadle Hulme and we can’t wait to get going once again on NEW DATES; Bank Holiday Friday 8th May, Saturday 9th May and Sunday 10th May 2020.
Friday 8th May - Bank Holiday - Best of British
12pm to 11pm
That’s right, put an X in your calendar because the early May Bank Holiday 2020 will fall on a FRIDAY as our nation toasts the 75th anniversary of VE Day (Victory in Europe Day). We’ll be using this special occasion to take you on a musical journey, telling the story of British music throughout the decades. Dance and sing along to iconic performances that we all know and love, and experience the highest quality tributes available today. in traditional street party style.
Saturday 9th May – Festival Fever
12pm to 11pm
Saturday night is for dancing and so we're recreating the most iconic moments in festival history with a great lineup of international stars, legends and moments in time. Artists and performances we all wished we could have been there for, or go back to. Wish no more! Keep your eyes peeled for stage announcements over on the Music Line-Up page. What’s more, there’s a host of special entertainment in the Kids Tent, a full fairground and all the best bars, street food and good times you can expect from a visit to Cheshire Fest.
Sunday – Cheshire Fest Family Day with Paws & Play
12pm to 8pm
A whole new addition to the festival, this third day will be delivered in partnership with a fantastic event that already attracts thousands of visitors annually, it'll have your tails wagging... what a treat! All we can reveal for now is that this will be a really top day out for kids and adults alike – and the perfect way to enjoy a day in the green fields of Cheadle Hulme while enjoying an easy-going Sunday Acoustic music offer and getting your fill of food and drink before work on Monday.
Our festival once again features...
Cheshire Fest Main Stage – with over 28 hours of music from the UK’s best tribute artists, emerging artists and DJs supported by Imagine FM
Acoustic Stage and Beer Tent – with the UK’s best independent breweries bringing over 75 beers, cask ales and crisp ciders to serve... alongside intimate live performances from top emerging musicians currently coming out of the region.
Fever Tree Gin Garden & Prosecco Tent – a place to relax, unwind and enjoy the nation’s favourite tipples and premium drinks while taking in the festival atmosphere.
Foodie Village - with a delectable selection of gourmet street food vendors selling everything from vegan and veggie dishes to burgers that could bust a gut!
Play Park – thrills and spills for little ones and teenagers with the Kids Tent, a full fairground, bouncy world, activities and have-a-go workshops to keep up those entertainment levels throughout the day from 12pm to 6pm.
And introducing the Cheshire Fest Big Top Tent!! - You won't miss it on arrival to the site as we're bringing a huge undercover tented area to the festival in 2020. With a programme of entertainment for all ages, keep an eye out for information soon!