Goosfest 2020 has been cancelled but Goosfest 2021 is all systems go!

Goosfest 2020 has been cancelled but Goosfest 2021 is all systems go!

Goosfest 2020 – the two-week October festival of music and arts in Goostrey – has been cancelled due to uncertainties from the COVID-19 pandemic. However, much of the schedule planned for 2020 has been lifted and re-booked for October 2021, when Goosfest organisers hope to run a packed programme. Goosfest Chairman Bill Ollier said: “Unfortunately, […]

Goosfest tickets selling fast!

Goosfest 2019 tickets went on sale on Saturday morning and we hear that they’ve never had them sell so fast! Great news. If you are planning to go to some of the events – and there seems to be something for everyone in the 2019 brochure – better get booking quickly to reserve your tickets before […]

Goosfest 2019 line-up

Goosfest 2019 line-up

The Goosfest 2019 line-up is now available to see online! Check out what’s on …but you can’t actually book your tickets yet – booking opens on July 6th: Goosfest19 schedule

Barbara Dickson to appear at Goosfest!

Barbara Dickson to appear at Goosfest!

Renowned singer Barbara Dickson is the headline act at this year’s Goosfest! She will be appearing at the festival finale at Terra Nova School on Sunday October 20th 2019. The schedule for Goosfest 2019 is shaping up well, including a presentation by Iolo Williams, a Welsh nature observer and television presenter best known for his BBC […]

Goosfest tickets now available!

Goosfest 2018 tickets are now for sale and available online.  Click to the new website at Goosfest.com for all the details of this year’s programme of events and to buy, pay for and print off your tickets.  [n.b. Online only; the box office for tickets/queries in person or by phone opens in September.] Link to […]

Goosfest 18: Programme announced

Goosfest18 GOOSFEST 18 PROGRAMME RELEASE (link to website:   Goosfest18 ) Dear Friends of Goosfest, The planning stage for Goosfest 18 has now been completed and we are delighted to release details of this year’s programme, which runs from Friday 5th October to Sunday 21st October 2018. We are sure that you will find the planned […]

What would you like to see in Goosfest 2018?

What would you like to see in Goosfest 2018?

The organisers behind Goosfest, the village’s annual two-week festival of music and arts, are looking for ideas towards next year’s October programme.  Planning has already begun, so that acts and venues can be booked, but new ideas and suggestions would be very welcome. In particular, Goosfest Committee members would like ideas for family events or […]

Well done Goosfest, 2017 most successful year!

Organisers behind Goosfest 2017 have declared the festival the most successful ever, with a record number of ticket sales. Of the 25 events run in and around Goostrey between Friday, October 6 and Saturday, October 21, most were sell-outs with musical performances, lectures, workshops, comedy and art on offer.  With the dust still settling on […]

Goosfest update on events

Goosfest update on events

Nearly sold out: Goostrey goes to Bollywood: Just 5 places left. Festival Fibre Bowls Workshop: Just 3 places left. Rainbow Workshop: Just 3 places left.   Sold out: Comedy Store and Baking with Apples (Both workshops).  Please note: Tues 10th Cyril Caulkin Memorial Lunch [Music of Ivor Novello]: Due to the uncertainty regarding the Crown this will now be […]

Goosfest17 some events sold out

Goosfest17 some events sold out

GOOSFEST 2017 6 – 22 October 2017 Goosfest’s Advance Ticket Sales are significantly ahead of all previous years with the “Baking with Cheshire Apples” workshops and tickets for the Goosfest Comedy Store sold out, with “Goostrey goes to Bollywood” going fast.  Click to see what’s on:  Goosfest 17 programme. Goosfest Box Office opens on Monday 4th Sept […]