Frocester Festival... Music, Drinks, Food, Cricket, Fun! 

The perfect 'Festival in a Day' – Saturday 26th August 2023 

Welcome to Frocester Festival! 

We used to be known as Frocester Beer Festival, but after all the disruption caused by Covid over the last 2 years, we have 're-imagined' our festival to make it a bit more focused and varied. 
We are also now packing everything into one day – Saturday 26th August 2023, from 11am to 11pm – and we've added some fabulous family entertainment during the day, with a game of cricket being played right in front of the pavilion for everyone to enjoy, alongside the usual excellent live music and wide choice of beer, cider, wine, spirits, food and other entertainment that we're renowned for. 

We've been going for more than 40 years! 

Frocester Festival is proud to be one of the area’s most recognised beer and music festivals, and we often attracted over 3,000 visitors annually, from near and far. 
Established in 1979, the festival is organised and run solely by volunteers and friends from Frocester Cricket Club. Funds raised are used by the club for a diverse range of projects which benefit members in so many ways, so thank you for your continued support. 
We welcome you to enjoy great beer, cider, wine, fizz and spirits, together with fantastic food and a diverse and high quality range of live music. 
As usual, we’ll have a super music line up with brilliant headliners on Saturday night who will really get you singing along! Plus all our live music acts are local again – so come along and support your local musicians. You’ll be really impressed! 
As always, we’ll be offering a huge range of different beers and ciders. In addition, back by popular demand, we’ve also got our Pimms and Prosecco bars again, as well as a Gin Bar, so you definitely won't go thirsty! 
To complement all these lovely drinks, we’ve also got our usual choice of fantastic food, including pizzas, thai curries, burgers and all day breakfast baps. 
For families, we’ve got a soft play area, balloon modelling, bubbles and lots more for the kids (plus some fun stuff for adult visitors too!), soft drinks and snacks. Note: It's also FREE admission for all Under 18s! However, please note that Under 18s will only be admitted when accompanied by an adult. 

How To Find Us 

Frocester Festival is held in the grounds of Frocester Cricket Club.  
Please ensure you only use the designated parking and Drop-Off/Pick-Up Point. 
Also, please note that the Drop-Off/Pick-Up Point is for pre-booked taxis only.  
It is not a regular taxi rank, so taxis will not be waiting there for you unless you've pre-booked them! 
N.B.- The car park is accessed via Peter's Street.  
It is no longer in the field opposite the festival site, off Frocester Hill. 
Tickets for the Frocester Festival always sell-out fast! 
Last year was no exception, don't delay... order your today! 

Thank You Dear Sponsors! 

There are many unpaid volunteers who give up their time freely for the festival, but we really couldn't get to where we are today without our fantastic sponsorship partners. 
As always, a festival like ours couldn't operate without the support of corporate sponsors, so a big thank you to all our 2022 sponsors… 
The Royal International Air Tattoo is the world's largest military air show, held annually over the third weekend in July, usually at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire, England in support of The Royal Air Force Charitable Trust. 
Dealers for Honda, EGO, Ambrogio, Stihl, Cobra and Mitox. Specialists in cordless garden machinery. 
A family-run farm shop and butchers providing the highest quality meat, seasonal fruit and veg and local artisan produce. Everything from BBQs in the sun to family Sunday roasts. We have you covered for every occasion! 
Local, independent builders' merchant with customer service at the heart of everything we do. Offering a comprehensive range of products to the trade & DIY customer, our four branches in Gloucester, Cam, Malmesbury & Yate are conveniently located to service Gloucestershire, South Gloucestershire & the Wiltshire border. 
Debbie Hill through Ahead For Life and Ahead For Sport offers coaching, mentoring and counselling. Whether you are looking to improve your sporting performance or discover your full potential, need help with confidence or support to get back on your feet, give Debbie a call on 07976 825099 or visit 
Deacon Groundworks/MGM Motor Company 
Professional sports ground and playing field contractors. Experts in end-of-season cricket square renovations. 
Elmtree Joinery, Elmtree Construction & Vestry Café 
Maintenance installers of Bespoke Joinery products.  
Renovations, Extensions, New Builds. Local Construction Company with 20 years experience. 
Café located at Prema Arts Centre in Uley selling beautiful home-cooked food. 
Everhot is the most energy efficient range cooker on the market, handmade in our carbon negative factory in the Cotswolds. 
We are experienced local specialist builders for Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Bristol and the Forest of Dean. New builds, extensions, renovations. 
Sponsors of our NEW FAMILY ZONE area! 
Just Pressed Cider was founded by Jake Polledri, a professional rugby player who's represented both Gloucester Rugby and Italy Rugby. Jake wanted to stick to his Bristolian roots and produce his own craft cider. 
Traditional, family run bakery. Fresh bread and cakes baked daily in the heart of Stroud. 
D.C Merrett is a local family-run business that offers a variety of services, including heavy haulage and vehicle and equipment maintenance. 
Providing a complete range of professional building services in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire and the surrounding areas. 
We are always on the look-out for more partners, big or small, and we believe that you should decide where your money goes. So, if you want to donate £250 to put up a banner, or if you simply want to give £50 to have your name over a barrel, we would love to hear from you! Remember, no amount of contribution is too big or too small. 
Get in touch with us using the following email address: 
Also, if you wish to volunteer at the festival, we never turn anyone away! Give us a call. We’d love to hear from you! 
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