NEW for 2019! Make a music weekend of it…
The Mid Hants Railway Watercress Line has teamed up with Alresford Music Festival so you can enjoy the festival on Saturday 8 June and ride on their steam trains at the Watercress Line at any point over the weekend of Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June at a discounted price. This offer is only available during April.
By purchasing a combined weekend ticket, visitors can experience the festival and enjoy unlimited travel on the Watercress Line’s standard service throughout the weekend, as well as live entertainment from local bands The Shakeups and Bus Stop at Alresford Station on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.
Six-piece band The Shakeups will be performing a superb repertoire of retro classics from the 50s, 60s and 70s. While funk and soul band Bus Stop will be playing a mix of classics like Heard It Through the Grapevine through to modern day hits like Uptown Funk.
The Alresford Music Festival is a one-day family friendly event showcasing a diverse range of music styles from both established and emerging local talent. This year celebrating its 10th anniversary, the festival has grown since its inception to become one of the most anticipated events in Alresford.
Visitors to The Watercress Line, will also get the chance to see brand new interpretation panels which will be unveiled at their stations by June. Together with their scheduled entertainment – and free activity sheets – there will be a double whammy of things for families to explore over this weekend in June.