Events & Activities

Sandford Festival is for everyone! It’s family (and dog) friendly with a range of things for you to enjoy.


Music Tent

The Music tent offers live music for everyone. We’ll have rock choirs and upbeat bands in the afternoon followed by our Battle of the Bands event. The evening will be rounded off with some headliners and our BOTB winners performing again. A full line-up will be announced on the Music Tent page shortly.

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Battle of the Bands

This will be very exciting! All ages and All genres competing to win! Entries can be sent to

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Poetry Slam

All ages waxing lyrical about whatever they like. It’ll be fast, furious and well worth watching. Audience members will be chosen to judge by holding up number cards. Think Strictly come rhyming!

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FUN Dog Show

Will your dog be Best in Show? Watch dogs perform a number of fantastic feats. Listen to our light-hearted judges describe the action is ways you probably never thought possible! Enjoy a cream tea as well! Heaven!

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Assault Course

As with all they do, the Young farmers are keeping details of the course shrouded in mystery. Step up if you like a challenge!


Food stalls

There will be plenty of delicious food to keep you dancing. Watch this space for more details.

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