AN exciting line-up has been announced for the inaugural Linnets Family Festival in May 2024.
The festival is on Linnets' APEC Taxis Stadium site in Murdishaw is presented by Runcorn's very own Murrells Tours and Events in association with Runcorn Linnets FC.
The two-day event promises to bring a phenomenal end to the football club's 2023-24 on-field campaign with music, fun and frolics lined up for Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th.
Promoter Tony Murrell said: "Welcome to the inaugural Linnets Family Festival! Gather your loved ones and immerse yourselves in a day of pure delight and togetherness.
"Our festival is designed to cater to every age group, ensuring that everyone in the family has a fantastic time.
"Mark your calendar, and be sure to join us at the Linnets Family Festival for two days of live music, mouthwatering cuisine, laughter, love, and lasting memories."
More acts are still to be announced.
But Saturday's headliner is superstar Liverpool DJ Kaci-Lea Lynch
Being a lover of music and having a passion to DJ, Kaci-Lea, from Liverpool, crept onto the DJ scene in 2018.
Having spent the past two years DJing in most of Liverpool's local night clubs, (Avenue, Kingdom) alongside the city's best DJs, Kaci-Lea has held multiple residencies too. (Haus Nightclub, Liberte Rooftop Bar, Jaloux)
With playing in so many special events, plus promoting her own house music event (VYBE), this has built up her confidence behind those decks!
Not only has she made a name for herself across her city but she has also had the opportunity to travel and perform in mainland Europe at locations including:
ALICANTE and PORTUGAL (Privately Hired)
MARBELLA (Àmmo Beach Club)/ (Max Beach Club) and on numerous occasions, the most famous party island of all, IBIZA (Plastik)
Also on stage in Day One (Noon-10.30pm) will be:
• 3RIC MCK3NNA
• KIERA WEATHERS
• OWEN BROWN
• DJ ANDY NAV
• OLLIE HOBSON
• BRINDLEY RATS
• DJ GEORGE
Topping the bill on Sunday is The Gerry Cinnamon Experience
Gary Digan aka The Gerry Cinnamon Experience is the UK's premier and definitive tribute to Gerry Cinnamon.
Consistently selling out venues nationwide, The Gerry Cinnamon Experience is a must see for any fans of the Scottish troubadour.
With the same mixture of up-beat acoustic guitars, soulful harmonica, heartfelt vocals and loop pedal harmonies you'll be whipped into a frenzy!
Also appearing on Day Two (Noon-9.30pm) are:
• DEACON BLUES – Deacon Blue Tribute
• HOMEGROWN – UB40 tribute
• THE BEAUTIFUL COUCH – Beautiful South and The Housemartins tribute
• DJ AJ
• DJ MARTY-M
• LE-VERG - fresh from an appearance at Linnets' Community Firework Display on Saturday, November 4th.
Ticket prices for EACH DAY are:
FAMILY GROUP (Two adults & two children) DAY ENTRY (Saturday or Sunday): £50
ADULT DAY ENTRY (Saturday OR Sunday): £20
UNDER 18 DAY ENTRY(Saturday OR Sunday): £10 - Note: Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult
UNDER 5 DAY ENTRY (Saturday OR Sunday) Free
Cost of tickets for the full TWO DAYS is:
WEEKEND FAMILY (Twonadults & two children) GROUP ENTRY - (Saturday & Sunday): £90
WEEKEND ADULT ENTRY - (Saturday & Sunday): £35
WEEKEND UNDER 18 ENTRY (Saturday & Sunday): £15 - Note: Under 16s must be accompanied
WEEKEND UNDER 5 ENTRY - (Saturday & Sunday): Free.
There will be catering, a licensed bar and toilets on site.
Tickets are on sale NOW at www.murrellstoursandevents.com