Hootenanny Hoedown

Friday 5th May at 7pm


A Festival Barn Dance to Raise the Roof in the Lovett Demonstration Theatre at the Festival Village, Christchurch Quay

On Friday 5th May the Festival will be celebrating the start of the Festival Weekend, with a evening of down-home cookin’ and hoedown dancin’ all in the Lovett Demonstration Theatre on Christchurch Quay.

The saloon doors will swing open at 7pm where you will be treated to hillbilly drinks and then get to try some finger lickin’ grub! So pull on your jeans, grab your Stetsons (and leave your guns at the door!) and come on down for a rootin’ tootin’ hoot!

Tickets: £25.00 per person to include:
– Welcome Drink
– Great eats!
– Dancin’ to the best dang Barn Dance band in Dorset – The Black Sheep Band
– And of course, lots of fun!


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Executive Head Chef at Chewton Glen As a teenager Luke Matthews took a summer job in Pinocchio's Italian restaurant in Christchurch, he enjoyed the atmosphere, the work, the banter of the chefs and de… Read more

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Our demonstration events are yet to be finalised, please check back closer to May.