A FREE music festival showcasing great music with fabulous food and drink.
Altrincham Unlimited has announced the return of the popular Goose Green Festival which returns for a 5th year! The festival takes place over two days on the Saturday and Sunday of the August bank holiday weekend.
Altrincham Unlimited has teamed with Jon Belfield and the Goose Green Traders to bring together an impressive line-up of talent, many of whom are local to Altrincham.
As in previous years, entry to the Goose Green Festival will be free of charge and as well as live music from 12-8pm on Saturday and Sunday, there will be fabulous food and drink from the Goose Green bars and restaurants. Children's activities will run from 12 noon Saturday and 11am on Sunday morning.
SATURDAY LINE UP
Artful Voices Choir
Carl North & The Lonely Hearts
Claire L Shaw
SUNDAY LINE UP
The Music Place Choir
The Absolute Stone Roses
plus special guest Nigel Clark (Dodgy)
Festival Parking: Goose Green Car Park, 5 Denmark St, Altrincham WA14 2FF
Supporting: The Children's Adventure Farm Trust (CAFT)
Entrance policy: No bags bigger than A4 and no food & drink permitted
Before and after you visit the festival, enjoy all Altrincham has to offer.
Visit the great variety of independent retailers, top high street stores and Altrincham’s award winning market, as well as the fabulous selection of eating and drinking options available throughout the day and into the evening.
Getting to Goose Green Festival, Altrincham, WA14 1DW
It’s really easy to get to Altrincham. Walk, cycle, catch a bus, train or tram to the outstanding transport interchange which is just a few minutes’ walk from Goose Green or come by car and take advantage of the festival parking available in Goose Green car park.
By Metrolink Trams run frequently from across Greater Manchester to Altrincham. For more information see tfgm.com
By Bus You can get to Altrincham very easily by bus from a wide range of places across Greater Manchester. Plan your journey by bus by visiting tfgm.com
By Train Northern trains run every hour through Altrincham on the Chester-Manchester line. Northwich is less than 30 mins away and it’s just 15 mins from Knutsford and Stockport. For more information see northernrailway.co.uk
By Car Goose Green Car Park 5 Denmark St, Altrincham WA14 2FF 80p/up to 1 hour, £1.80/up to 3 hours, £2.80/up to 4 hours, £3.80/up to 5 hours. For more information visit goosegreencarpark.co.uk
Children's entertainment and activities will be available from 12 - 5 pm on Saturday 24th and from 11 am - 4 pm on Sunday 25th.
Activities include circus skills, face painting and paper crafts, plus help decorate bicycles ready for the Tour of Britain!