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Kirkby Lonsdale Festival of Music programme announced

Posted Tuesday, 21 May 2019

  • Kirkby Lonsdale Festival of Music - 7–9 June 2019

Kirkby Lonsdale’s very own weekend-long festival of music has announced it's programme of events for this year's Festival.

Now in its sixth year the festival runs from Friday, 7 June to Sunday, 9 June  and features a range of top-class live musical acts in venues throughout the town.

This year's chosen charity is St John's Hospice, Lancaster 

Here's the programme:

Friday 7 June

7.30pm – Late
Lunesdale Hall

The Great Big Indoor Picnic & Dance

Dance the Night Away with Alfresco.

8.30pm – Late
King's Arms

Off The Rails

Footstompin' world music big band.

Saturday 8 June

11.00am – 3.00pm
Lunesdale Hall

Go Wild in the Park!

Musical Event For All the Family: Adults Welcome Too!

12.00pm – 1.30pm
Lunesdale Hall

The Bozcats

Acoustic jazz sensations!

4.30pm – 5.30pm

Ukelele Jukebox

Beatles, Bowie, punk like never before!

5.30pm – 6.30pm


Smooth jazz and more!

6.30pm – 8.00pm
The Orange Tree

Black Cat

Rockin’ R and B Band.

7.30pm – 10pm
St Mary's Church

The Best of British: From Byrd to the Beatles

An Evening of Great British Musical Favourites - Spanning the Glories of the English Renaissance, to the Melodies of Modern-Day Pop Icons. More details here

8.00pm – 11.00pm
The Royal Barn

Yazzmin Devoy

Chilled country and folk music from this talented vocalist.

8.30pm – Late
The King's Arms

Thieving Magpies

Back in Kirkby Lonsdale by popular demand.

Sunday 9 June – The KL Music Trail!

1pm – 2.30pm


Festival Favourites Back in Town: Driving Saxophone Based Blues and Rock ‘n’ Roll!

2.30pm – 3.30pm
Ruskin's View
(St Mary's Churchyard)


Fun, Fun, Fun!

3.30pm – 4.30pm

Losing Game

Smooth Jazz Meets the Blues.

3.30pm – 4.15pm
Sun Hotel

Classical guitar recital by Derek Beavis

4.30pm – 6.30pm
The Royal Barn

Young Musicians' Special

A Session not to be Missed: Susie Duxbury (Vocalist): George Collins (Ace Guitarist) and Maddie (Vocals).

6.30pm – 8.00pm
Snooty Fox

Kev Kendal

The Modster is Back by Popular Demand.

8pm – Late
Royal Hotel

The IQ Band and Special Guests: Cover Up and Flamin' Nora

An evening of live musical mayhem: Vintage Pop, Yorkshire Blues, plus all your favourite Covers. Bring your dancing shoes!

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