Welcome to Ilkley Summer Festival 2016
a Feast of Musical Entertainment
and supporting Events
for further details of events see specific dates under "calendar" heading or here
WEEK 1 - AUGUST 6TH
Cabaret on the Grove featuring:
& The Honeybees
The Two Rivers Concert Band
ILKLEY ROCKS POP CHOIR
WEEK 2 - AUGUST 12TH, 13TH & 14TH
ON THE GROVE
To support the market it is hoped to showcase local talent on the Bandstand on each of the days
WEEK 3 AUGUST 16TH TO 21ST
Modern Jazz, Jazzdance , avant-garde , cool, bebop, progressive, chromatic and melodic jazz artists and bands.
events supporting numerous additional events and artists in local pubs, hostelries and wine bars across Ilkley and on Ilkley Moor over this Festival week
WEEK 4 AUGUST 27TH CONCERT ON THE GROVE…..
Traditional ‘Last Night of the Proms’ entertainment organised by the Ilkley Parish Council
This year with a Jazz Flavour
featuring "Two Rivers Swing Band"
plus the return of "Gerry Soulful"
with the finale by the Marsden Silver Prize Band, with rousing flag waving and singing of patriotic songs, typifies this always over subscribed and highly popular evening event to round off the Ilkley Summer Festival in Ilkley for 2016.
for further details see specific dates under "calendar" heading