North West Music Festival
Are you looking for things to do August Bank Holiday?
Worsley Live maybe the answer.
On Bank Holiday Sunday the 28th August 2022 Roe Green Cricket Club in Worsley will be hosting the 2nd North West Music Festival called Worsley Live.
Worsley Live is a family music festival in Manchester and his headlined by 80's Heart Throb Nathan Moore along with a DJ Set From N-Trance.
Worsley Live is hoping to be one of the biggest and best Music Festivals that the club has ever hosted.
The doors to the Music Festival Manchester will open at 12:30pm.
Other acts at the Music Festival include a tribute to The Killers, Little Mix, Pink, Ariana Grande, Steps along with one of the best Boy George Tributes on the entertainment circuit.
Aswell as the Live Stage their will be Fairground Stalls, Prosecco & Gin Bar and plenty other Food and Drink Outlets.
With early bird tickets from £9.99 and childrens tickets from £4.99 Worsley Live is promised to be fun for all the family.
For tickets to the Music Festival CLICK HERE
Music Festival History
One of the world’s most famous festivals is the Woodstock festival which was originally held in Bethel, New York and was first held in 1969.
In 2006 the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts was opened and the first performance was by a folk group called Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.
One of the most famous Music Festivals in the UK is the Glastonbury Festival The first festival was held in 1970 and was then called the Pilton Festival. Glastonbury Fact the first festival took place the day after the death of Jimi Hendrix on the 19th September 1970.
The first festival was to an audience of 1,500 people who paid just £1.00 per ticket but as an incentive, each guest got a free bottle from the farmer who owned the land Michael Eavis.
Michael Eavis the founder of Glastonbury came up with the idea after he attended an open air concert in Bath with Led Zeppelin. Michael persuaded a few people to invest in building a stage at his Dairy Farm known as Worthy Farm.
One of the first performers at Glastonbury Festival was T-Rex.
From the 1970’s Glastonbury Music Festival has taken place every year, growing in size each time.
One of the most notable Music Festivals in Manchester is the Manchester Pride.
Manchester is home to numerous bands which have played many Manchester Music Festivals such as Oasis, The Smiths, and Joy Division. Manchester was also the hub to the iconic Rave Scene with the home of the infamous Hacienda.
Who knows one day maybe Worsley Live may become the North West Music Festival Worsleybury.