Formby Food, Drink and Music Festival
Formby Food, Drink and Music Festival is fast approaching with new attractions being added on a weekly basis to include the Climbing Wall, The Cave, Paint Balling, archery, rodeo bull, mega slide, pedal boats, assault course, magic shows, craft tent and Football Zorbing to mention a few.
The live music stage will feature a variety of acts but will feature YES LAD a new and upcoming young boy band who are managed by the person who put TAKE THAT together. Also appearing are the Casey Blues Band, Anna Corcoran, Searchin, the Dockers, the amazing Kappa and G-Force to mention a few and with new acts be added all the time.
Of course there is the now famous Musical Firework Display - if you have got kids you should definitely not miss it.
On Friday night there will be the School Choir Competition which is a first and is in association with Formby Parish Council also followed by the Great British Pub Quiz with the winning team receiving £100 cash on the night.
This year there will be a West Lancs Dog Display Team who will be putting on two performances and a variety of interactive participation events in the Display Arena for all to take part in addition to the display.
Don't forget the fantastic Katumba Band which is a walking wall of sound and who will be at the event on Sunday.
The Show Tent has expanded this year so not only do we have the Bake Off competition but also a competition for Fruit, Veg and Flowers and all details can be found on the website on how to enter.
Back by popular demand is the Kids Cooking Marquee which is free to the children where they learn to prepare and cook with the professional chefs. The places are limited so you are advised to book in on line to ensure a place.
This year the ticket office will be open at the Park from 1.00 pm on Thursday and Friday 10 am to pre purchase your wristbands to avoid the queues and everyone who pre purchases their wrist band will be given a little surprise gift.
The organisers would like to thank their sponsors Waitrose, FTS and Churchilll Retirement and also those who support the event including Formby Parish Council, Formby Tool Hire and Sefton Parks and Greenspaces.
Full details regarding costs and times open are available on the website together with entry forms.