Necton music festival returns for second year

PUBLISHED: 14:41 19 July 2018 | UPDATED: 14:41 19 July 2018

Necton will host its second ever music festival on Saturday. Picture: John Hocknell.

Necton will host its second ever music festival on Saturday. Picture: John Hocknell.

This Saturday sees the return of the Necton music festival for its second year.

The festival is raising money for the Necton Rural Community Centre and has added a new acoustic lounge which will feature local artists

The main stage boasts a number of musicians such as singers Chris Manly and Lisa Collier and tribute bands UKBlondie and britpop band Counterfeit Brits.

Local rock band Renegade twelve will also be performing on the main stage, while the Shipdham scrapers and Reuben Ard will both play in the new acoustic lounge.

A hog roast will take place thanks to Necton Butchers and Really Awesome Coffee Norwich will be there to supply hot beverages.

Weather is expected to be scorching in Necton this weekend and tickets are available to purchase from Necton Stores, The Necton Windmill, Necton Butchers or online for £15.

Tickets are also available on the gate for £20 at the event on Tun’s Road.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Watton and Swaffham Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Watton and Swaffham Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Watton and Swaffham Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other Watton and Swaffham events

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Bonfire night is just around the corner and schools, sports clubs, village halls and charities are gearing up for some spectacular displays. Here are six of the biggest and brightest fireworks events taking place in mid-Norfolk . . .

Monday, October 1, 2018

Prepare to be amazed as Britain’s Got Talent runner-up Jamie Raven comes to the city with his latest show.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Museum 4 Watton will be opening its doors as part of Silver Sunday - an annual day of fun and free activities for older people.

Friday, September 28, 2018

As the witching hour draws closer, for many of us, thoughts turn to things that go bump in the night. Whether you’re looking for a ghoulish way to celebrate Halloween or suitably PG-friendly things to do with your tinies, here are 10 ways to celebrate the spookiest time of year in Norfolk.

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 20°C

min temp: 11°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Read the Watton and Swaffham Times e-edition today

Newsletter Sign Up

Watton and Swaffham Times weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy