What to expect ...
50s and 60s Rock & Roll
Live music from 50s and 60s, Dance workshops, Iconic films from the eras showing in the cinema, 50s and 60s themed activities including "Best dressed" and quizzes, Q and A sessions with the stars.
Festival of the 60s
Kinky boots, mini skirts, beehives and Beatles cuts at the ready. Swinging sounds from 60s giants The Troggs, Marmalade, Herman's Hermits, Union Gap and more.
We Love the 70s
Butlins brings the big, bold and brash Glam Rock era back in all its stomping glory. Relive the days when Wizzard, Slade and the Quo ruled. Rock out to tribute acts Abba Rival and 'TooREX' and strut your outrageous stuff in sky-high platforms and head-to-toe glitter.
Step back and relive some classic Northern Soul from The Contours, Brenda Holloway, Sidney Barnes, Chris Clark, Diane Shaw, Johnny Boy and more!
GB Alternative Music
The Great British Alternative Music Festival gives the genre a chance to live and breathe in a relaxed festival atmosphere. Check out legends such as Buzzcocks, The Fall, The Damned, The Neville Staple Band, Hugh Cornwell and many more!
Absolute 80s Weekender
Remember Hammer pants, shoulder pads, dodgy mullets and boys wearing eyeliner? Stage an 80s rebellion second time around at Butlins with the big-haired sounds of Toyah, Dr & The Medics, Limahl and more. You really can't touch this!
Northern Soul Survivors - Acts include Ruby Andrews, Bobby Brooks Wilson, Spyder Turner, Dean Parrish, Tommy Hunt, Edwin Starr Band, Angelo Starr and Lorraine Silver, Jimmy Thomas, Sidney Barnes, Pay Lewis, The Signatures, Richie Sampson, Paul Stuart Davies, Johnny Boy...
Absolute 80s - Acts include Kim Wilde, Heaven 17, Roachford, Go West, Modrn Romance, T'Pau, Blow Monkeys, Bucks Fizz, Altered Images, Mick Brown, Jive Bunny, Pat Sharp...
GB Alternative Music - Acts include Boomtown Rats, New Model Army, Wildhearts, Blockhead, The Exploited, Sham69, The Professionals, U.K.SUBS, Spear of Destiny, GBH, Bad Manners, dirt box disco, Rezillos...
NB: Correct at time of writing, actual Acts may change.