When visiting South Shields, as well as visiting different attractions there are also events you can attend such as festivals which take place in Bents Park in the summer time. For four weeks at Bents Park, there will be various acts performing each Sunday such as 5ive and Atomic Kitten, Billy Ocean, Gwen Dickey and Abi Garrido, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and The Feeling, Joe McElderry, Collabro and Lola Saunders. These acts will be performing on separate occasions throughout each Sunday for one month. The festival including these acts will take place on Sunday 12th July, 19th July, 26th July and the 2nd of August 2015. The festival starts at 1.00pm each week and ends at 5.00pm, entrance is also free of charge every week.
South Shields Fake Festival will also take place in Bents Park on Saturday 29th August 2015. The festival brings world class tribute acts such as Jamiroquai, The Killers and Oasis. There are different ticket types where the prices vary such as early bird tickets, advanced and door.
Visiting these festivals will give you the feel good summer vibe as you can relax in the sun whilst enjoying the popular performances with your family and friends. Each festival hosted in Bents Park will bring you enjoyment and fun, visiting these festivals is definitely something to think about if you are visiting South Shields.
If you decide to attend any of these festivals and are planning on staying overnight, why not stay at The Clifton? We are only around a 4 minute walk away from Bents Park and we can provide you with a comfortable night’s sleep before attending the festival, or a good night’s sleep if you are coming after the festival. Even if you are not staying overnight, you can visit us for a light lunch in the sun if you feel like visiting before the festival or if you want food or drink elsewhere.