Worrall Festival Line-Up Announced

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Worrall Festival Fundraiser – Music Night & BBQ

Friday 16th June
6.30pm – late
Gardeners Rest Pub – Kelham Island

Join our final Worrall Festival fundraiser event this year, to be held at the Gardeners Rest pub in Kelham Island. We will be hosting an open-mic/jam session alongside a BBQ, great beers and hopefully some sunshine! Come along to catch some of our brilliant festival musicians warm up together!

Entry is free but donations gratefully received on the night. All money raised will go towards supporting Worrall Festival – an annual music and ale charity event, held in the country village of Worrall on the edge of Sheffield.

(If you’re interested in playing it will be fairly informal – give us a heads up in advance if possible, or just show up on the night with an instrument!)

For further details visit our event page.

2017 Dates Confirmed

We are excited to announce that the dates for this year’s festival are the 30th June – 1st July and we’re busy working on the festival programme!

Check back shortly for details of our first local fundraising event, providing the opportunity to hear some of the great artists we’ve got lined up.

2016 Real Ale & Cider Selection

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Here’s a sneek peak at our Real Ale & Cider Selection ahead of this weekend.

Blue Bee Brewery:

American 5 Hop – ABV 4.3%
American hopped pale combing the following varieties of hops: Sorachi Ace, Columbus, Simcoe, Summit and Palisade

Ella IPA – ABV 5.0%
Single hopped IPA using Australian Stella hops.

Bradfield Brewery:

Farmers Blonde – ABV 4.0%
A very pale, brilliant blonde beer with citrus and summer fruit aromas making it an extremely refreshing ale.

Farmers Brown Cow – ABV 4.2%
A rich deep chestnut coloured ale, with a beautifully smooth creamy head.

Fuggle Bunny Brew House:

Hazy Summer Daze – ABV 4.2%
Refreshing pale ale with mango, lime, apricot, melon, lychees and grapefruit and a fresh floral aroma.

New Beginnings – ABV 4.9%
Amber Bitter with aromas of honey and spice.

Russian Rare-bit Stout – ABV 5.0%
Dark & Sensual, Malty & Complex with an Intriguing twist of Chocolate, Coffee & Liquorice aromas.

Little Critters Brewery:

Golden Goose – ABV 3.8%
Golden session ale made from the highest quality Maris Otter grain, with high quality whole Motueka and Cascade hops, giving it a refreshing taste.

Rye Fox – ABV 4.3%
Made from the finest quality grain sourced from English family-owned maltsters, hopped with fresh whole Chinook hops, imported from America.

Wise Owl – ABV 3.8%
Euros special. A session summer ale made with fresh citrusy New Zealand hops

Millwhites Cider:

Blackberry Blush Cider – ABV 4.0%
Somer Gold Cider – ABV 5.0%
Strawberry Cider – ABV 4.0%

2016 line up revealed

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Friday 1st July 2016

19:00 – Doors open
19:30-20:00 – Pete Shirley
20:15 -20:45 – Mulholland
21:00-21:45 – Special Guest Performance
22:00-23:00 – Jack’s Rake

Tickets: £5.00 (ADV) / £6.00 (OTD)
Visit our Tickets page for full ticket information.

Saturday 2nd July 2016

Worrall Gala:

13:15-13:45 – Lost Control
14:00-15:00 – Oughtibridge Brass Band
15:15-15:45 – Bailey Street

Saturday Concert:

16:15-17:00 – Lynn McFarland
17:15-17:45 – Jack Patchett
18:00-19:15 – Open Mic session (all abilities welcome)
19:30-20:00 – Martin Black
20:15-20:45 – Humble Williams
21:00-21:45 – The 13 Women
22:00-23:00 – The Fargo Railroad Co.

Saturday is FREE to attend. Donations on the day welcomed.

Jack’s Rake announced as Friday night headliner

We are pleased to confirm that Worrall Festival regulars Jack’s Rake will be back again this year headlining our Friday Folk concert on 1st July!

Jack’s Rake was formed after the four original members went climbing in the Lake District and stumbled upon a folk festival in the evening. They are now one of the leading folk bands in the Sheffield area with hints of the Pogues, Levellers, Chieftains & Bellowhead.

Sets consist of their own unique arrangements of traditional songs & tunes plus original compositions with one or two cover versions thrown in for good measure.

Friday night advance tickets are only £5.00 and can be purchased online here: http://www.wegottickets.com/event/362552

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Fargo Railroad Co. announced as Saturday night headliners

We are excited to announce that The Fargo Railroad Co. will be returning to Worrall this year to headline our Saturday night concert on 2nd July.

For those who weren’t lucky enough to see them at Worrall Festival last year, Fargo are a southern rock styled band from Sheffield with hints of Ryan Adams and BlackBerry Smoke and playing all original material. In just over 2 years the band have headlined a sold out Greystones 2nd birthday show, Sheffield’s Plug and O2 academy, playing to a full room on both occasions and also supported Atlanta legends ‘Drivin n Cryin’, Nashvilles’ Warner E Hodges and Grammy nominated songwriter Will Hoge among others.

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We’ll be revealing more of the festival line up over the coming weeks so stay tuned!

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Pie & Pea Fundraiser – 6th May

A huge thank you to everyone who came to our recent Pie & Pea Fundraiser. We raised an impressive £377.00 toward the costs of Worrall Festival 2016. Thanks also to Dave Friskney and Alice Bryan for a fantastic night of entertainment.

 

Pie & Pea Fundraiser – Friday 6th May 16

We are pleased to announce that the first Worrall Festival event of the year will be a Pie & Pea Fundraiser at Worrall Memorial Hall on Friday 6th May, with music by Dave Friskney & Friends plus support from Worrall’s own Alice Bryan. The night will also feature a selection of Bradfield Brewery ales to accompany the food. Doors open at 7:30pm. Join us for what will be a great night!

Tickets are £7.50 and include Pie & Pea Supper. All funds go towards Worrall Festival 2016.

Full event info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1694878754096481/

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