15,000 – 20,000 enjoy The Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival

31st August 2017
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There were huge successes for the 28th Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival over bank holiday weekend (25th – 27th August) in Colne, Lancashire; we’re proud to have been involved.

Here are just some of the recent reactions to the event:

“An excellent time with excellent music and atmosphere throughout the weekend. Well done to all the organisers and helpers” 5*****

“Fabulous festival! Very diverse lineup. Friendly staff. Well done!” 5*****

“Great festival from both a performers and punters point of view” 5*****

“Sunday – great festival atmosphere, brilliant street entertainment, all so much fun. Five stars for all the volunteers they were blooming awesome, so helpful and supportive”

“Unbelievably rich experience! Great music, great variety within the genre, great people and glorious sunshine”

“This wasn’t just a festival, it wasn’t just an incredible line-up of talent – it was a happening!”

“Best turnout for The Blues in many a year! Well done Colne Town Council for taking the festival on. Great decision to close down Newmarket Street and Albert Street, it really brought the crowds out to the bars. Also good move to have the designated busking tents” 5*****

“Lost for words really! The line up on Saturday was particularly amazing; the best contemporary blues bands around ATM!” 5*****

“Excellent festival, great atmosphere throughout the town and a wonderful way to spend the weekend. Top marks to everyone on the organising team and a great reason to visit a beautiful part of the world. 10/10!”

“An excellent time with excellent music and atmosphere throughout the weekend. This was our first time, but definitely not the last” 5*****

There’s also more via the festival website