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30 05, 2022

Paw-some line up for dog lovers announced by Leyland Festival

By |2022-05-30T12:40:02+00:00May 30th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

Tails will be wagging over the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee bank holiday weekend as Paws in the Park returns to Leyland Festival. Run in partnership with Preston Agility Dogs, the event promises fun, games and a showstopping spectacle for dogs, their owners and any fans of our four-legged friends. Paws in [...]

24 05, 2022

Worden Motor Village revs up ahead of Leyland Festival

By |2022-05-24T17:18:07+00:00May 24th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

Festival-goers will notice expansive and exciting changes to the motor elements of Leyland Festival on Thursday 2nd June, with the revamped Worden Motor Village playing host to a hugely expanded range of rare, exciting and unusual vehicles. Sponsored by Fox Group, Worden Motor Village will feature a wealth of different [...]

10 05, 2022

Leyland Festival on the hunt for volunteers

By |2022-05-10T13:20:05+00:00May 10th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

Event organisers are on the hunt for a team of volunteers who will help bring the magic of Leyland Festival to life after its two-year hiatus. Leyland Festival volunteers have long been an integral and highly regarded part of the event, often thought of as the real face of the [...]

20 04, 2022

Leyland Festival reveals full musical line up

By |2022-04-21T15:27:41+00:00April 20th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

Leyland Festival has revealed its full musical line up as the final countdown begins to the return of the town’s biggest event on Thursday 2nd June. From noon until early evening, Worden Park will be set rocking to soul, pop, classical and acoustic sounds across three stages. The day’s 16 [...]

14 02, 2022

Kenny Thomas named as headline act at Leyland Festival

By |2022-02-14T18:58:09+00:00February 14th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

Multi-platinum selling soul artist Kenny Thomas will headline Leyland Festival on Thursday 2nd June, organisers have confirmed. Fans will remember Kenny for his 1991 smash single Thinking About Your Love, which peaked at number four in the UK singles chart and was one of eight UK top 40 releases for [...]

30 01, 2022

Leyland Festival begins its search for parade participants

By |2022-01-30T18:51:29+00:00January 30th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

The search is on for schools, community groups, bands, entertainers, dance troupes, sports teams, vehicles, walking groups, businesses, charities and more to take centre stage in this year’s Leyland Festival parade. Renowned for its colour, talent and enthusiasm, the procession has formed a historic part of Leyland Festival for more [...]

18 01, 2022

Leyland Festival announces free tickets for all

By |2022-01-18T16:39:48+00:00January 18th, 2022|Festival News|0 Comments

Leyland Festival organisers have announced that this year’s festival will be free for all attendees. Back after a two-year break, the festival team will waive the usual £3 advance or £5 on-the-day ticket cost in celebration of the festival’s return, the significance of the weekend, and honouring its ‘Great British’ [...]

7 12, 2021

Leyland Festival begins its biggest ever search for traders

By |2021-12-07T12:48:43+00:00December 7th, 2021|Festival News|0 Comments

The search is on for a bumper crop of food, beverage, craft, and artisan traders to take centre stage at next year’s biggest ever Leyland Festival. After a two-year break due to the pandemic, festival organisers have pledged to turn the 2022 festival into the biggest and best event the [...]

20 10, 2021

Leyland Festival reveals ‘Great British Festival’ theme for next year’s Jubilee event

By |2021-11-22T15:27:03+00:00October 20th, 2021|Festival News|Comments Off on Leyland Festival reveals ‘Great British Festival’ theme for next year’s Jubilee event

After a two-year hiatus, Leyland Festival will return in 2022 with a theme that’s set to excite local people and businesses and ignite creativity during the much-anticipated parade. Attendees are being asked to revel in all things Great British, with everything from our musical heritage to cream tea and the [...]

29 07, 2021

Leyland Festival is back with a bang for 2022

By |2021-11-22T15:26:37+00:00July 29th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Leyland Festival is back with a bang for 2022

Save the date: Thursday 2nd June 2022 Leyland Festival is returning with a bang in 2022, promising a four-day bonanza of fun to coincide with the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. Having been forced to cancel the coveted event in 2020 and 2021 due to the pandemic, organisers have announced the [...]