Local Leeds 5th-11th
Thursday 8th August
Salute to Reggae 2019
Where is it? : Millennium Square, Leeds @ 5:30pm
What is it? : Salute2Reggae is a BHI event which sits within their Black Music Festival citywide programme. The concert celebrates UK Reggae in the heart of Leeds City Centre The concert is an intimate vibrant event, showcasing the varying genres of Reggae, from Dancehall, to Ital. Aimed to please the lovers of Reggae. Celebrating yesteryear and presenting tomorrow! Merchandise, Authentic Caribbean Food will be on sale. Safe for the family, Colleagues straight from the office or an arranged outing for family and friends an evening of Pure Entertainment!
The line-up includes Stylo G, Kofi, Carrol Thompson, Graft, Annette Bee and Ras Fidel & The Harbingers
A standard ticket is £10.00
Saturday 10th – Sunday 11th of August
Where is it? : Harewood House, Harewood, Leeds @9:00am
What is it? : The UK’s largest family friendly VW show. A full weekend of live entertainment, live music, VW’s galore and a great venue with a laid back atmosphere. The event offers something for everyone.
How much: Prices are per person
Full Weekend adult : £45
Child (under 16) : £FREE save £6 on gate pricing
Day ticket adult : £15 – save £2 on gate pricing
Family Day tickets (2+3) : £30 – save £22 on gate pricing
The Full weekend tickets include *2 nights of camping (toilets and showers available) *2 and a half days of show time (Friday 12pm to Sunday 5pm)
*Live music and entertainment tents
*Adventure playground and bird garden
*Traders & Foodcourts
Sunday 11th of August
Leeds Ska and Mod Festival
Where is it? : Millennium Square, Leeds @4pm – 9:30pm
What is it? : From the Jam and Bad Manners will be playing in Millennium Square on 11 August 2019 alongside the hugely popular The Dualers as well as Death of Guitar Pop – dubbed the next Madness!
The Dualers led by lead singer Tyber Cranston are a South London based Ska band which one can only described as a mixture of UB40 & The selector rolled into one, they are selling out venues as soon as tickets go on sale.
Another London based ska band who will be appearing at Leeds Ska and Mod Festival are Death of Guitar Pop lead by singers Oliver Hookings & Jonny Hicks, described as the 4th generation of Ska they are already being hailed as the new Madness, their influences are Madness (of course!) Ian Dury & The Clash amongst others.
How Much: From £33 (adult ticket) + delivery