Organisers claim PrestFest lifted city centre visits by 18 per cent

Organisers say a weekend city centre festival helped lift the number of people visiting the city. PrestFest ran for three nights in the city and celebrates the award-winning nightlife of […]

8 years ago
Highlights from the Preston by Night PrestFest event

Revellers were out in full force on Saturday night in Preston’s city centre to be astounded by such spectacles as a giant Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson. There was also […]

8 years ago
Prestfest: Final preparations for Bank Holiday weekend city centre festival

A meerkat riding a camel may trot down Fishergate Street entertainers from giant Lego men to a meerkat riding a camel are coming to Preston on Saturday. Final preparations are being made for Bank Holiday festival Prestfest. The three […]

8 years ago
Prestfest: City centre nightlife celebration returns for May Bank Holiday weekend

Illuminated peacocks lit up the city centre A festival to celebrate the nightlife of Preston’s city centre returns for the late May Bank Holiday. Prestfest is three days of entertainment at city centre venues to promote what […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement In pictures: PrestFest brings weird and wonderful creatures to city centre

Like something you'd see on a night out in Burnley? Entertainers out for PrestFest The festival to promote the city centre brought some unusual revellers out onto the streets on Saturday evening. Monkey men, giant peacocks and a robot were among the entertainment put […]

9 years ago
Ghostly tour of Church Street booked for PrestFest

The Wooden Spoon Theatre company performed at the last PrestFest   The violent past of Church Street over the last 200 years is to be explored in a new history tour. Follow two lively and interactive storytellers through the city […]

9 years ago
Preston nightlife festival Prestfest returns to the city centre

Your usual weekend revellers in the city centre? A festival to celebrate everything Preston city centre’s nightlife has to offer returns later this month. Prestfest, which took place in May last year, aims to show off all sides […]

9 years ago
Preston keeps Purple Flag status for its nightlife and PrestFest in the running for an award

Your usual weekend revellers in the city centre? Preston’s nightlife has been recognised as one of the best in the country for the third year in a row. The Purple Flag award is given to cities and towns […]

9 years ago
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