Crafty Vintage reveal line up for Hoghton Tower festival

Posted on - 10th May, 2021 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Arts, Comedy, Food & Drink, Kid's stuff, Music, Preston News, What's On in Preston
Fun at a previous Lancashire Crafty Vintage event Pic: Photography by Kyle

Organisers of Lancashire’s longest-running independent festival have announced the line up for their forthcoming family-friendly event.


Crafty Vintage will take place over the May Spring Bank Holiday weekend at Hoghton Tower.

The festival kicks off on Saturday 29 May with the first of three family shows performed by local theatre company Just Imagine UK.

Guests can venture to Neverland with Peter Pan and Tink as they go against the tick-tock clock on a quest to defeat Hook. 

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The Greatest Disco in the World is set to get people boogying as The Love Train rolls into the historic grounds. The interactive show will occupy the arena stage on the Saturday afternoon with an A to Z of Disco favourites.

Set to headline the main stage on Sunday 31 May are Crazy P – Soundsystem with their dance music show. 

On Bank Holiday Monday, Mansford’s Comedy Club will present a selection of comedians from the UK touring circuit, including Steve Royle, Ignacio Lopez, Martin Mor, Matt Reed and MC Hammersmith. 

Family fun at Crafty Vintage Pic: Photography by Kyle

Laura Johnson, co-founder of Crafty Vintage said: “We are delighted to confirm such a varied line-up of live entertainment which appeals to all ages.

“We can’t wait to welcome everyone into the socially safe seated arena to have some much-needed fun”

A pop-up market with over 100 independent makers, creators and artisans will be present with an array of vintage, collectables, art and contemporary crafts.

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The Cantina Courtyard will offer a selection of street food served from trucks and trailers, plus craft beers and cocktails.  

Organisers have already shown their gratitude to key workers with over £2,000 worth of tickets going out to NHS staff.  

Tickets to the Pop Up Market and Cantina are £3, with tickets to the seated arena shows from £12.50 up to £350 for the VIP cabanas, which seat six people and include champagne and canapés.

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