We Luv Festival announced for May Bank Holiday at Aintree Racecourse
Records will be set over the May Bank Holiday 2016 with a festival announced for over 80,000 people to be held at Aintree Racecourse Liverpool. We Luv Festival will be the first festival event focused predominantly on families.
The colossal family-oriented event will be held at Aintree Racecourse on 28th and 29th May 2016. With over 80,000 visitors expected to attend over two days and over 50 artists set to perform across two stages, ‘We Luv Festival’ will put Liverpool firmly on the map as a festival destination, bringing a family focused festival of music and entertainment to the city. The event will be the largest music festival staged in the North West, featuring a host of music stars.
The Family Fun Festivals Company, the organisation behind We Luv Festival are delighted to host the event which is a brand new and unique festival concept. The festival will offer tickets from the competitive price point of just £35 making it more inclusive than other music festivals and children under 6 will attend for free whilst students will enjoy discounted ticket prices.
Younger guests will enjoy interactive sports activities, face painting and plenty more family fun. The event aims to completely shake up the festival scene with a brand new approach centred on making them family friendly with a line up featuring well known music stars to appeal to all ages.
Some of the headlining artists already confirmed for the event include UB40, Fatman Scoop, Ocean Colour Scene, Arrested Development, Example and DJ Wire, Radio Riddler, Scouting For Girls, Alexander O’Neal, William Singe, Fuse ODG, Sugar Hill Gang, X Factor’s Louisa Johnson and Reggie and Bollie. More huge names are yet to be announced for the festival which will be the family event of the year and Liverpool star Rebecca Ferguson will also make a sensational return to the stage during the two day event.
Jennie Blake of We Luv Festival says, “We’re thrilled to introduce a completely new festival concept to Liverpool and we are confident that our family friendly philosophy will be a resounding success. Offering an unrivalled programme of musical performers alongside food and activities, We Luv Festival will have something for all ages to enjoy. The scale of the festival will be something never before seen in the area and we are looking forward to putting Liverpool on the map as a festival destination”.
Charity partners to the festival include Alder Hey, Cash 4 Kids, Claire House, Everton in the Community and LFC Foundation. There will be on-site parking for the event and the location is easily accessible via convenient public transport links.
We Luv Festival will have family fun at heart, with guests enjoying live music and street food stalls in a safe and relaxed environment. There will be numerous activities on offer during the 2-day event and the affordable tickets mean that family groups can enjoy the fun.
Families will enjoy a unique day out which will focus on a fun and thrilling mixture of music performances and fun fair and events alongside with a huge selection of food stalls. The scale of the festival will be something entirely new for Liverpool offering an event which will start the summer in style with a host of music stars performing across the course of two action packed days.
We Luv Festival, 28-29th May 2016 Aintree Racecourse, www.weluvfestival.co.uk