Bev Bevan performing at the Burntwood Wakes. Pic: Nick Brickett
Bev Bevan performing at the Burntwood Wakes. Pic: Nick Brickett

The line-up for the 2011 Burntwood Wakes Festival has been confirmed.

The event will take place at Burntwood Rugby Club from July 22 to 24 and feature activities and live music.

The event will kick off with the free Wakes Unsigned gig from 6pm to 10pm on July 22, before a family fun day takes cenre stage from noon until 4:30pm on July 23, followed by a proms concert featuring the Staffordshire Symphony Orchestra on the evening.

The weekend will be brought to a close with a 60’s Summer Festival on July 24 from 7:15pm to 10pm featuring a host of stars including Dave Berry, Chip Hawkes , Bev Bevan, Geoff Turton, The New Amen Corner , Chris Farlowe, The Move and Danny King.

There will also be a performance from leading Elvis impersonator Chris Connor.

Tickets for the 60’s Summer Festival are available from the Lichfield Garrick on 01543 412121) or Co-op Travel, Chase Terrace, on 01543 682235.

Ross

Founder of Lichfield Live and editor of the site.