(Programmes £3 help to fund this free event, they have the full rundown of bands and acts. so please buy one. For sale in Milford Shops from Thursday 20th July)
As we will be celebrating so many things over the coming weeks, we thought we might just put it all in a little roundup reminder, there is the memorial to Cornwallis just before the festival week, which is going to truely wonderful.
Fifty years since the “Summer of 69” and the moon landing not mention Milford on Sea bid to join the “Plastic Free Communities” and the 1.5 pledge. It is a going to be one to remember.
And this year the festival is working to help make this happen. With our chosen charities being ones that are helping the local environment through education and action.
DURING THE FESTIVAL WEEK 8-14 July 2019
In the run up to the festival there will festival events in the MOS community centre and some local venues will have bands, please check with them directly. Or for a full rundown on the bands and the festival get the programme from local Milford Shops and Newsagents, Hollands etc. Available from 20 July just £3 to help pay for this sensational week long free event.
During the week at the community centre we are offering some arts with an afternoon TBC in MOSCC with the People’s Poetry. Listen or bring your own or original works.
Wednesday 7pm Out of a Hat – play readings come and try. Open to all.
The Locals Night on Green 11 July 2019
The most laidback of the evenings,those in the know are always here for the wonderfully relaxed start for the festival off from 4pm with music from folk to blues. and all with plenty of chances to sing along.
Drinks for the Friends of the Festival between 5-6pm (join up to get in on that)
Shiny Happy Friday 12th July 2019
MOSCC 7pm Movie NIght -Get into the Moonlanding, space vibe with this hidden gem book here
And out on the green we will be kicking off the music again from 4pm, and later in other venues, with plenty of great food from Solent Kitchen, and Britainna Thai, wonderful craft ales, interesting locally sourced wines, and ciders in our bar (support the festival by buying at our bar, it costs over £30,000 to run this, please help by drinking with us, and for safey reasons this year the green will be a no glass area)
once again the Beach House will be joining in with some very special acts over the course of the weekend (check programme for details
Sunshine Of Your Love Saturday 13th July 2019
With more happening on and around the village. This is the day the folks to love this festival try to get in early for. It can get very busy down on the green, with all the awesome talent, from Choirs to Swing, jazz to orginals music and dancers poping up everywhere.
There is even a bedtime story for big girls and boys.
One World Day Sunday 14th July 2019
We have so much happening today in the village, it is possible this is the best day day of the whole festival really, with a market in the Community Centre showcasing artisan talent from the village and the immediate surrounding area.
This is the one day were we open up all of the village and our hearts with an open service on the green from 11am, and then go wild with the world, Celtic to Ska, Psychedelic electronic indie disco, to Funky Soul.
Now with the addision of All Saints Church and later on the Beach House, we have even more stunning venues for our final festival day of sounds, from harps, choirs, solo singers, harmonisng voices, to poetry, folk, and classical from the NFO with a moonlanding suprize.
Prepare for the worlds music to come to Milford Festival. Plus it would not be an English Village Festival without some Morris Dancers!
We look forward to blowing your minds!
Enjoy the Festival!