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Hi everyone! We hope you’re all keeping well and safe during these challenging times.. Things have been a little quiet here at Big Weekend

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Information sheet – 2021

Welcome to the eighth North Shropshire Big Weekend. Thank you for joining us for a foot-tapping, boogaloo-busting weekend of music, dance and cuisine. Here’s

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Well… what a weekend!A huge thank you to all those who came along and helped make this years festival a success.We appreciate some couldn’t make it for various reasons and we hope to see them next time too. 😎Also massive thank you to all the volunteers who help make this festival work; without you it would be impossible. 🙌Also… Nick Barber for all the photos taken over the weekend. You sir are a star!The festival committee will be meeting in the coming weeks for a debrief; in the meantime we’re all taking a well deserved rest and are looking forward to a few long sleeps.Thanks again. 😎 ❤️In the meantime we only found one piece of lost property; picture in the comments. If it’s yours please let us know so we can try and get it back to you. ... See MoreSee Less
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Just a few days now folks til we kick off the Big Weekend 2021!! Just a couple of announcements for all of you lovely attendees.The Sun Inn will now be hosting our Beer & Breakfast jam sessions from 10am til 12:30 Saturday and Sunday mornings. They are also serving breakfast from 10 til 11am every day including Monday morning after the festival!The Sun are also offering a 5% discount on ALL food and drinks for weekend ticket holders (wristbands) throughout the weekend, special Cajun / Creole dishes will be available in addition to their regular menu.Also delighted to announce the host for our Beer & Breakfast jam sessions will be non other than the fabulous Accordion maestro Mr Tony Weatherall! Now that's worth getting out of bed for!Only 5 sleeps to go!! <3 ... See MoreSee Less
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This weekend is milestone celebration for The Zydeco Diamonds who will be celebrating 10 years together with the release of their first recording… it took a while; but we’re sure it’ll have been worth the wait!! 🎉 🍻 ... See MoreSee Less
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We still have a few full day, afternoon and evening tickets left; these will be on sale until midday on Friday 13th August.There will be no ‘walk in’ sales over the weekend of the festival; advance sales only!We look forward to seeing everyone! 😎🍻👍 ... See MoreSee Less
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