DAVID KNOPFLER FOUNDER OF DIRE STRAITS HEADLINING HORIZON FESTIVAL SLEDMERE!
Horizon Festival is returning to the stunning Sledmere Estate in East Yorkshire from May 29-31, with Dire Straits founder David Knopfler headlining the exciting line-up.
Following last year’s successful launch, Horizon is again teaming up with Half Moon Brewery, bringing you a big weekend of folk, pop and rock and family-friendly fun.
What’s on the Horizon for 2020:
NEW Horizon Unplugged: supporting up-and-coming talent in Yorkshire and the North, with acoustic performers showcasing original material
A great range of craft beers, plus local ciders, wines and gins at the Horizon bar hosted by Half Moon Brewery
NEW Little Horizons barn with magic show, circus skills, crafts and games
Yoga in the Walled Garden
Street food vendors, to include Scarborough Creperie, Rustic Rover pizza van and more
Day tickets or camping options
Festival-goers also get free access to Sledmere’s renowned gardens and grounds, which featured on Gardener’s World last year, as well as the Spotty Pig adventure play area and rare breed’s farm.
Sledmere will be rocking on Saturday 30th, with Dire Straits founder and guitarist, and acclaimed singer songwriter David Knopfler taking to the stage.
Other live acts confirmed to play in the estate’s Sykes Barn include Ramble Gamble, Dan Webster Band, The Guiseley Brothers, Andy Cornfoot, Habitual Drunkards, Evie Barrand and the All for One Choir., with more acts to be announced soon.
Jackie Rogers, festival organiser, said: “We’ve got some fantastic bands lined up for the weekend and we are delighted to welcome David Knopfler to Sledmere to help us kick-start summer.”
“Horizon is a rare chance for people to pitch up in a very special setting and explore the beautiful Sledmere estate and its gardens. We pride ourselves on being small, family friendly and offering something for everyone.”