Line-up announced for 2023 Swinifest


Organisers of this year’s Swinifest mini-festival say the line-up is the best yet.

The event in Swinithwaite on August 27 on Bank Holiday Sunday will see performances by Bang Bang Bang, 80’s Revellers, Belvoir Hill and the Spirit Levellers.

The event at Berry’s Farm Shop is now in its fourth year and is run by local cafe and catering company, Fairhursts.

Festival-goers can enjoy a selection of real ales from Wensleydale Brewery, while food will be supplied by Fairhursts with ingredients from Campbells of Leyburn.

Ice cream will be available.

There will also be face painting and a bouncy castle.

The first act will take to the stage at 3pm with music continuing till late.

Event organiser Guy Fairhurst said: “We are very excited for our annual Swinifest event. We’ve got a great line — probably our best line-up we’ve had and we’re hoping for good weather, good food and good music.”

Tickets cost £10 for adults and are free for under-12s.

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