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Some feedback received from 2023 festival-goers:
'Thanks for an absolutely fabulous Priston Festival weekend', 'Such a special event and a treat for the village', 'Great bands again this year. Can't thank you enough', 'Another wonderful weekend', 'Such a fabulous atmosphere'
Well, that's it for 2023! Another really successful festival. We’ve had lots of lovely feedback from visitors and performers. Thanks. We survived the Sunday rain!
A big thank you to all those who support us by helping set up, run and clear-up after the event, sponsored, performed, or just came along to enjoy the music and fun.
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PRISTON FESTIVAL 2023
The 14th Priston Festival will take place 15th - 17th September. As usual it will be centred on Priston Village Green outside the Ring o' Bells pub and the village hall.
There will be about 30 bands on 5 stages; church, pub, village hall, village green stage and chill stage, and also a Morris festival. music workshops and kids eco-arts adventures. As usual, the festival will be unticketed, except for the Friday evening gig in the Village Hall featuring the Joff Lowson Trio (now sold out!).
There will be a £6 car park charge, and we will be seeking donations to help pay the amazing bands we are lining up for your entertainment. See programme and line-up for detailed information. Please also support the bars and food stalls. That helps fund the festival too.
Confirmed performers so far:
Joff Lowson Trio, The Drystones, Reg Meuross, Kevin Brown, Morning Star, Tamsin Elliott & Tarek Elazhary, The Fantasy Orchestra, Senna Weeks Trio, Moon Street Associates, The Jim Bloomfield/Michel Padròn Quintet, Värivarjo, The Bran Flakes, Bill Smarme Trio, Rolling Harmony, Avellana Jazz, Swithin, Guinea Lane Sax Quartet, Hill Farm Five, Crash Bandicoot, The Desafinados, Los Yanquis, Body & Soul, Bella Collins, Artful Badgers, Barry Lane & The Fridge Mechanics, Frome Ukelele Club, The Shambletones, Pasha & The Ellipsis, Lauren Bradford, Lloyd Edwards, Jo Sercombe, Rosco Shakes, Richard Hughes with Simon Cousins & friends, Stomp Clap, Miriam McCombe, Johnny Francis & Cathy Judge, Somerset Russets.
Story Feet, Ecowild Arts and Planet Puppets will be providing entertainment and activities for the younger members of our audience.
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