These Lancashire events and festivals are all planning to go ahead this year

Lancashire plays host to many great festivals, gigs and concerts throughout the year, but boy, have we missed them.

Monday, 29th March 2021, 7:18 am
Events to look forward to in 2021

But as lockdown eases there's finally light at the end of the tunnel, so you can get set to go to some (or all) of these planned events this year.

Held at Salesbury Hall in Ribchester, the Royal Lancashire Agricultural Show is packed full to the brim of Showjumping, Livestock Displays, The Return of the Black Stallion, Incredible Falconry Shows, A Children’s Village and so much more.
A new music festival is planned for Preston this summer - thanks to a teenage house music devotee. Already half of the tickets for the Preston Garden Party have sold out, which will see a host of mystery international house music stars play on stage on August 14.

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Rockprest is now in it’s 7th year and Moor Park Preston is the perfect setting for an amazing two day festival on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 June
Lancashire Encounter Festival is an authentic voice for Lancashire, celebrating the breadth of the County's diverse cultural offer with high quality and high profile arts. New dates for the festival now 17 - 19 September 2021
The UK’s first purpose built social distancing festival is taking place in the Lancashire countryside with big name DJs, live entertainment, open-air cinema, family fun and on-site glamping - making it the perfect staycation or day trip for fun-loving Brits.​​​​​​ 27TH - 31ST May
The North West's unique boutique forestival; Wonderwood will be taking a trip to Valiants Farm in Preston this Summer presenting Wonderwood on the Farm on Saturday 24th July 2021.
A fabulous day out bursting with colourful gardening inspiration, fun family activities, have-a-go workshops and boutique shopping. July 21-25
Following a hugely successful 2019 weekender, Highest Point has confirmed its return to Williamson Park in Lancaster from 14th - 15th May 2021. Rag ‘N’ Bone Man and Rudimental, each set to make their Lancashire debut.
Lancashire' Game and Country Festival Attractions will include hound and gundog displays, clay pigeon shooting, ferret and terrier racing and fishing. Sat 11 and Sun 12 September 2021
Crafty Vintage is a regular social gathering where like-minded folk can meet, socialise, share ideas, gather inspiration and sell their wares at our bespoke unique marketplace. Aug 28, 29 and 30
The Winter Gardens Blackpool presents ELVIS CELEBRATION 2021! Elvis tribute artists, traders and much more! 2 July to 4 July 2021
Tickets for 'the greatest festival on Earth' are now available for 2021, the 25th anniversary of Rebellion. 5 Aug 2021to8 Aug 2021
The British Country Music Festival will provide a platform for over 100 singers and musicians on five different stages throughout the weekend at the Blackpool Opera House & Winter Gardens, 3 Sept to 5 Sept 2021
The evening culminates with a celebrity pulling the switch as the Illuminations are turned on in a blaze of pyrotechnics! 3 Sept 2021
Prestfest, the popular outdoor summer​ event, will take place on Preston's Flag Market on Saturday ​August 14, organisers confirmed