Spotlight on... Music Festivals
The Burton Agnes Jazz and blues festival – 1st, 2nd and 3rd July
This July the Burton Agnes Jazz and Blues festival will be taking place at the stunning Elizabethan Burton Agnes Hall.
1st, 2nd and 3rd July will see talented musicians take part in the festival for more information and tickets please go to www.burtonagnes.com/Jazz_Festival
Moonbeams folk festival 8th and 9th July
If folk is more your thing, head to Wold Top Brewery where they host the Moonbeams folk festival. www.moonbeamsevents.co.uk
Hull Jazz Festival 21st – 24th July
East Yorkshire keeps the jazz theme running with the Hull Jazz Festival arriving in July and bringing the best in jazz, funk, soul, reggae and improvised music to venues across the city. www.jnight.org/hulljazzfestival
Tribfest – The world’s biggest tribute band festival 18th – 21st August
Over 170 bands and acts will appear over the weekend at Sledmere House for the 10th year of Tribfest, now a popular event on the social calendar. www.tribfest.co.uk
The Freedom Festival 2nd – 4th September
An arts and culture extravaganza, with 200 acts appearing across three days, Hull’s freedom festival marks local William Wilberforce’s contribution to the abolition of slavery.