Now in it's 8th year Staxtonbury is a family friendly music festival held at Manor Farm A64 Staxton between Friday 1st and Sunday 3rd July 2016 with local bands, local beers and local foods on show.
Friday: Bongomania, Terri-Ann, Rhubarb Red, The Townsmen, Becky & Techs, Friday Street, Entertainment Co, Qwikshift, Boomin.
Saturday: Strangers in Paradice, Rat Pack, Henry Gallagher, Chris Berry, Y St Band, Big J & P.Cs, DJ TMC, ABBA (Swede Dreams), Huge, Soul Rida, Bogus Beatles, Shamrockers, Snatch.
Sunday: Tyler Smith Band, Unit 8, Ashleigh McPherson, Woodshed, Blue Alibi.
A weekend ticket (with weekend camping) is priced at £55, teenagers (aged 10-17 years) are priced at £27.50, with children aged under 10 years are £15. Day tickets are priced at £22 for Friday, £33 for Saturday, and £10 for Sunday, under 18's half price, under 10's are £5 per day.
The organizers are very keen to support charities and 20 percent of Sundays ticket sales will be donated locally, as well as giving hundreds of free tickets to charity organisations in the build up to the festival.
The festival is also home to the biggest straw bears in the country, hopefully with some new additions and even see the return of the showers (not the rain or a band!).
There's lots of things for kids free including the arts and crafts workshop, childrens entertainer, zumba, tennis coaching and competitions. At a small cost there are age ranging bouncy castles, slides and rides, a climbing wall and waterballs along with the clay modelling, hair braiding, crazy golf, a carousel, henna tattoos and face painting.
Dogs are allowed as long as they are well behaved and are monitored closely by their owners.
More information will be here when available.
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