If you love street food accompanied by a gin or a cocktail or two…..this festival is the one for you!
This year’s line up is looking epic with some of the best street food in town serving up flavours from around the world to tempt foodies. Plus, four huge marquees packed full of local food and drink for you to sample and buy!
Held at the RAF Museum Cosford against a backdrop of aircraft and handily next to Cosford train station with trains running from Shrewsbury, Wolverhampton and Birmingham….allowing you to make the most of the day.
We’re also bringing you some of the regions top chefs to cook a range of dishes live on the demo stage. Plus, festival goers can sit back and enjoy bands playing throughout the day on the music stage.
If you have little ones, bring them with you….there will be plenty of entertainment including kids cookery classes, circus skills, face painting and a tent packed full of activities.
Child (5-15 years) £2.00
Family (2 adults, up to 4 children) £14.00
Children under 5 – FREE
Make sure you come hungry!
Tickets on sale now!
Pale Fire Music and Forge Urban Revival present Kornastone, with Ivor Rowley, at The Wakes. Kornastone are Wolverhampton and Shropshire based musicians Dave Lawrence, Jamie Davey, Martin Ratcliffe, Keith Allen and Stuart Ward.
Kornastone released their debut album “Oh My Days” in 2018.
Gavin Monaghan (Magic Garden Studios) commented: “Drawing on classic folk, Country, Trad Rock and Americana influences – Fans of beautiful songwriting will enjoy Kornastone”
Kornastone can be sampled at www.kornastone.com or by visiting the band’s Facebook page www.facebook.com/kornastoneuk
This new and exciting food club offers a chance to be engaged with food, street/urban, local and diverse foods. Hear about why the choices made, the ingredients that go in and how you can cook it at home. THEN of course eat the food prepared. There is even dessert available for just an extra 2.50 so if you have room you can buy a pud. .
The supper is part of Forge’s sustainable food plan where we look at fab ways of using overgrown, surplus and leftover foods to make delicious new ones – and showing those joining us on the evening how its done.
At just 5.00 per person this will be a great event to come on your own, with friends or family and meet up with other food lovers. The 5.00 will include your one main course supper (you go up twice if you want and/or try everything) if you want to add dessert on the evening its just an extra 2.50 the choice is yours. To reserve your place at the table go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/supper-club-celebrating-the-wonderful-diversity-of-food-tickets-64293619948
July’s supper club will remain focused on food sustainability if time allows we will share the food range or names of guest food producers ahead of the event – if not join us for the mystery menu !
FCD Events in association with MGM’s Stargate Command & Legion M are back and this time we are celebrating 25 years of Stargate!
After our hugely successful first “Cal Mah” event we have moved to a new venue in Telford and this time it is a hotel which is The Telford Centre Hotel (formally The Park Inn) that has a brilliant reputation boasting first class event facilities!
FCD Events are once again extremely proud to be partners with Stargate Command as we aim to bring you a brilliant cross section of guests from across the gate network!!
We have ticket options to suit all budgets as well as an instalment plan to help you buy those special VIP passes.
For more information, please see the Facebook Event Page here…
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for up-to-date information on the special guests as they are announced.
All FCD Events are family-friendly and welcoming. If you love Stargate or even sci-fi in general (fans from all over the sci-fi fandom will be descending on the place), this event is not to be missed.
Join us at this stunning outdoor setting, amongst the serene lake and ancient trees of Chetwynd Deer Park, for great music, delicious food and of course fizz! Bring the children, parents, grandparents, picnic hampers and candelabras for a relaxed afternoon and evening filled with beautiful music.
Featuring six hours of live music from some of the best talent across the country supported by local performers. Get ready to wave your union flags and sing along with a fabulous Last Night of the Proms style finale. The event is suitable for all ages and under 10s go free, with free children’s activities available!
Bring your own food and drink, including alcohol, or sample something delicious from one of our bars or street food stalls!
Tickets on sale Saturday 19 January 2019
Tier 1 – £21 or £20 for groups of 6+ until sold out
Tier 2 – £26 or £25 for groups of 6+ from end of Tier 1 sales until sold out
Tier 3 – £30 or £29 for groups of 6+ from end of Tier 2 sales until midnight 13 September
VIP – £35 includes VIP parking and posh loos!
Children – £5 aged 10-18.
Under 10’s go free!
On the gate – £38
In association with Forge and Jazz West Midlands we are thrilled to announce that Orjan Hulten in playing at Forge at The Wakes
Ticket price will include a supper (price to be announced soon)
An extraordinary band with the ability to combine various of musical styles in a concept of modern jazz. In his compositions Örjan Hultén moves effortlessly across boundaries and musical genres. Here and there Middle eastern and Balkan traits can be heard while one can distinguish traces from Wayne Shorter or Joni Mitchell in other parts. Örjan Hultén’s Orion is featuring four of Sweden’s top musicians, each of them a well-known and celebrated musicians/bandleader in his own right.
Tickets are 15.00 per person includes ticket and jazz supper. Supper will be a single course and will include a choice from 3 dishes all freshly cooked on the evening – examples NOT-SO-CAJUN SHRIMP (Pasta and Shrimp in a Cajun cream sauce): JAMBALAYA (Chicken and Smoked Sausage in savoury rice)
NEW ENGLAND CORN CHOWDER; (Creamy sweetcorn broth with crusty bread).
Licensed bar open on the evening serving in addition sweet desserts, a wonderful range of gins, specialist coffees (inc. Espresso Martinis and Irish Coffees) along with a Jazz House cocktail.
This wonderful contemporary jazz evening is bought to you through a joint partnership of Forge Urban Revival and the West Midland Jazz Network
We are pleased to announce that the 6th running of the Apley Estate multi-terrain event presented by Wrekin Road Runners will be on the 29th September 2019.
We will again be raising funds for Stockton Church and St. Milburga Church in Beckbury.
Due to the nature of the location and accessibility the distances may vary slightly from 5k, 10k and 21k; we will adjust the course chip timing to ensure it reflects the distances and provides you with accurate pacing splits.
Add the date to your diary and don’t forget to like our facebook page to keep you up to date with news and information about the race.
Minimum age on race day:
21k- 17 yo
10k – 17 yo
5k – 12yo
There is plenty of car parking available but please take care and have consideration for the land owner as well as other drivers.
Please note all parts of the Apley Estate are strictly private at all times other than for these races.
21k – 10:30
10k – 10:40
5k – 10:50
Course details: Route maps to follow
The 5k loop – 1 lap
The 10k loop – 1 lap
The 21k loop – 2 laps (consists of the 10k loop followed by a 11k loop)
We advise the use of trail shoes for all distances and feel these are more appropriate than spikes.
Echo Gecco have created a sound all of their very own that has the ability to mix and blend genres that shouldn’t normally mix. Heavy riffs in a smooth jazz song? Who knew that would work?!
Guns For Girls are a post-grunge alternative groove rock band, with driving, riff-laden songs.
Tickets are £5 and can be purchased from the 27th September at Forge at The Wakes.
Ed Strong use unique storytelling lyrical structures, indie guitar hooks, pounding drum beats and weird bass lines that offer no apologies for making you want to dance.
Juliet Falls were raised on psychedelia and rock ‘n’ roll. Hailing from the West Midlands, The 4 piece band have self-recorded and produced their new album which is set for release at the end of 2019. The band have been Described as “Mesmerising’ with their energetic live performances and anthemic songs. This is the band’s first show at this venue and promises to be a great night of live music.