24th & 25th: Yate Rocks Festival!
24th and 25th June 2017
Saturday 24th June 12.00 – 20.00
Music from Local Bands plus Dance from local clubs and academies.
Arts & Craft stalls - Beer Tent - Bungee Trampoline - Children’s Games & Activities - Children’s Rides & Inflatable’s – Football skills – Food and drinks stalls - Go-Karts
This is the 12th year of the Festival and “Yate Rocks…in the Park!” features a range of different music from local bands including; Toby, Tail Lights, Uncle Buck, Limited edition, Elevation, Atlantic, Fire Blisters, and the Yate Rock Choir, performing alongside local dance groups and associations including; displays by GKR, Kathryn Hurley Dance Academy, Redds, Street Cred and Pure dance groups.
Fun rides for the children include trampolines, giant inflatables, football games, side shows, and new for this year children’s go-karts and a Wipe Out inflatable for the adults to join in as well! Also a chance to look over a Fire Engine provided by Yate Fire Brigade.
Sideshows, arts & crafts and community stalls will offer a wide range of local products and novelties and Wickwar Brewery providing the beer tent and different alcoholic beverages alongside a variety of catering units for food and refreshments.
Sunday 25th June
The Sunday morning begins with Praise in the Park with local churches providing an outdoor service from 10.30a.m through to 12.00 noon.
In the afternoon is a relaxed Picnic in the Park with several entertainments including; the excellent Westerly Showband, Raysfield School Choir and Sounds Delighted Ladies Choir. This starts earlier this year at 13.30pm through to 15.30pm.