WHAT'S ON in 2017


WHAT'S ON FRIDAY - Grab your onesies for a party!

Awesome weekend, loved it, laughed so much it made my face ache! Watching 6ft hubby do head, shoulders, knees and toes. Brilliant feel good show! Band on Friday great, Saturday night so funny! Loved our table! Traders really good. Food ace. Cannot fault it at all! We will be there next year.


Friday fancy dress onesies feat. Happy Accident and The Shakes

Grab your onesies for the Friday fancy dress party as our brilliant bands are back on stage. For the third year running, the incredible HAPPY ACCIDENT with huge covers from The Who, Arctic Monkeys, Killers, Madness, Kings of Leon, The Police, Oasis, Stereophonics, The Specials and the Foo Fighters etc. Plus there’s support from THE SHAKES with rock n roll classics from the 50’s and 60’s including The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, The Kinks and Elvis. Our DJ will play three channels of dance and club classics in the silent disco from 11pm – 1am.


Silent Disco

New for 2017 – Silent Disco comes to Dubtoberfest. Your chance to try out one of the strangest dance experiences at festivals. Our DJ will play three channels of dance and club classics in our main tent from 11pm – 1am. Choose a channel and away you go!

Also on Friday

  • Fun fair rides, face painting and bouncy castles.
  • Have a go climbing wall.
  • Fabulous food court
  • Beautiful German beer, Proseccco, Pimms and Jager bars

WHAT'S ON SATURDAY - All about the Oompah!

Bavarian fancy dress encouraged!

You don’t have to get your Lederhosen on, but fancy dress is very much encouraged! Hundred’s of you have joined in with the fancy dress fun over the last two years and there is a prize for the best dressed man, woman and child.

Saturday nights 'Munich Bierkeller Men' Oompah Party Band

The festival highlight! Our infamous Bavarian Oompah party on Saturday night stars the hilarious Munich Bierkeller Men comedy band. Not to be missed and the perfect opportunity to dress up and grab one of our 2 pint stein glasses. Easily worth the ticket price on it’s own. After Oompah, our DJ will play three channels of dance and club classics in our silent disco from 11pm – 1am

The Uproars

The superb UPROARS (formerly known as Denim) with their rock ‘n’ roll set including all the hits from Chuck Berry, Little Richard, The Beatles, Elvis and Buddy Holly.

Joby Capper

After his successful appearance in 2016, we welcome back Joby Capper to Saturday lunchtime. A mix of original and covers from this highly talented acoustic performer. Think Ed Sheeran only better 😉

The Dubtober Dog Agility Course

After the success of the last two years, we invite you and your best friend to take part in the “Have a go agility course” on Saturday with prizes for the best pooches!

The Bierkeller

We just got even bigger! Our licensed bar inside the huge Bierkeller marquee will sell premium, ice cold, draught German beer and English cider all weekend and our outside bars sell Pimms, Prosecco, Wine, Jagermeister and spirits. Feel free to enjoy your own alcoholic drinks anywhere onsite but PLEASE no bottles or glassware are to be brought into the licensed beer tent or food court areas. This is part of our licence and safety management agreement. There are 150 long tables and 300 benches (seating up to 1000) for everyone to use throughout the weekend, just turn up and sit down –  no advanced booking required. There is also plenty of space in the food court for your own chairs and festival blankets etc! On Friday and Sunday some of the tables will be removed for dancing etc.

Yam Yam Elvis

Back by popular demand. The hilarious Yam Yam Elvis will be appearing on Saturday. The King is alive and will be performing all the his greatest hits. Dress to impress!

Dire Straits tribute act - Shire Straits

Brilliant tribute to the legendary Dire Straits! Local band Shire Straits playing all of their hits including Romeo and Juliet, Money for Nothing and So Far Away

The Ron Popple magic and comedy show

Hilarious family entertainment shows in the main tent on Saturday lunchtime starring the wonderful Ron Popple with magic, puppets, balloons and loads of family fun! Don’t miss this!

Freestyle Fitness Yoga

Come and join Lindsey Allen Fitness for an hour of Freestyle Fitness Yoga on Saturday morning. It’s free of charge and concentrates on movement, breathing and transitions from one posture to another. All abilities are welcome as Lindsey adopts a method of teaching that reflects the traditions of Yoga in a contemporary and social environment with cool, mindful music. Please bring your own yoga mats, however, as we are on grass it is possible to join in without a mat but we strongly advise you bring one.

Also on Saturday

  • Fun fair rides, face painting and bouncy castles.
  • Grafitti artist spraying cars and vans.
  • Have a go climbing wall.
  • Fabulous food court
  • Beautiful German beer, Proseccco, Pimms and Jager bars
  • 10am – FREESTYLE FITNESS YOGA with Lindsey Allen Fitness
  • 12pm – RON POPPLE kids/family entertainment show
  • 1pm – JOBY CAPPER acoustic set
  • 2pm – YAM YAM ELVIS tribute show
  • 3.30pm – ECHO BEACH – 80’s covers band
  • 5pm – SHIRE STRAITS – tribue to Dire Straits
  • 6.30pm – THE UPROARS – rock n roll set
  • 8pm – THE MUNICH BIERKELLER MEN – Oompah party
  • 10pm – DJ
  • 11pm – 1am – SILENT DISCO

WHAT'S ON SUNDAY - Tribute Festival

New for 2017. TRIBUTE FESTIVAL Sunday - the party goes on!

On Sunday we welcome some of the UK’s finest tribute bands and artists. A fantastic opportunity to camp one more night or stay a little longer before making your way home. Go on… enjoy yourselves! Sunday tribute festival tickets are available online or on the gate subject to availability – full weekend tickets INCLUDE the Sunday tribute festival.

OASIS tribute band - Definitely Mightbe

Well, OASIS are no more, but thankfully, their No 1 Tribute DEFINITELY MIGHTBE (now in their twelfth year) don’t share the same sibling rivalry. They do, however, have a lot in common when it comes to reproducing the rousing anthems, stage presence and atmosphere that the originals created. Lead singer Ian bears an uncanny resemblance to Liam and has worked as a look-a-like in the UK appearing on all the major TV channels. All their huge hits including Wonderwall, Don’t Look Back in Anger, Champagne Supernova, Live Forever, Supersonic and Rock n Roll Star.

U2 tribute band - U2 +1

Fabulous tribute to the one and only U2. They perfectly recreate the enormous sound and definitely have the edge! All the classic tracks including New Years Day, Pride ( In the Name of Love), Where the Streets Have No Name, Desire, Vertigo, Beautiful Day.

ROBBIE WILLIAMS tribute - Ollie Hughes

Ollie has been a professional Robbie Williams Tribute for almost two decades, establishing him as the foremost Robbie Tribute in the UK. With the looks, charisma and flamboyant persona only second to the man himself. He has performed to audiences of up to 26,000 people and has been on several TV shows including the BBC’s One and Only, and Channel 5’s Swapheads. All Robbie’s hits including Angels, Millenium, Let Me Entertain You, Supreme, Rock DJ, She’s the One.


DOLLY PARTON tribute - Diamond Dolly

Yee haa! The UK’s best tribute to the Queen of country – Dolly Parton. Grab your Dolly wigs! All her classics including 9 to 5, Jolene, Islands in the Stream, I Will Always Love You, Here You Come Again and Coat Of Many Colours.


A tribute to the one of the greatest ever 80’s bands! A five piece tribute act that pride themselves on getting everything as close to the real thing as possible. The music of Simple Minds is these guys passion. From the early albums right up to Graffiti Soul. “The hardest part of playing in this band is choosing which songs to play as there are so many classics songs to choose from” says Paul (keyboards). Monster hits such as – Don’t You Forget About Me, Waterfront, Alive and Kicking, Love Song, Sanctify Yourself and Promised You A Miracle

STONE ROSES tribute band - Adored

Manchester legends – The Stone Roses opened 1989 with their eponymous classic The Stone Roses. A guitar based album which stands the test of time better than most bands of that era, topping the NME’s list of Greatest Album Of All Time. They revolutionised British pop. ADORED – their definitive tribute, reproduce the sound and atmosphere the originals created with such detailed accuracy you’d think the Roses had climbed on stage beside them! All the cult classics are here including – I Wanna Be Adored, She Bangs the Drum, Waterfall, I am The Ressurection, Fools Gold and Sally Cinnamon

Sunday Show and Shine display

It’s all about the DUBS! Fantastic opportunity to show off your VW bus, caddy or car. No need to pre-book as ALL entries are welcome on Sunday morning with trophies for the best on display in the following 10 categories:

Aircooled Bus, Aircooled Car, Watercooled Bus, Watercooled Car, Interior, Wheels, Paint, Ratlook, Caddy and the overall People’s Choice – The Folkswagen!

If entering the show and shine, you have between 9 and 11am on Sunday morning to get your vehicle in place and ALL vehicles must stay there until 2pm, when we will announce the winners in our Bierkeller tent after the Dolly Parton tribute. As visitors like to take another look round a winning car/van, it’s a minimum 4 hour commitment when showing your vehicle so please don’t enter unless you can fulfill this. All winners must receive their trophies on the day.

Also on Sunday

  • Fun fair rides, face painting and bouncy castles.
  • Have a go climbing wall.
  • Fabulous food court
  • Beautiful German beer, Proseccco, Pimms and Jager bar
  • 1pm – DOLLY PARTON TRIBUTE – Diamond Dolly
  • 2.30pm – SIMPLE MINDS TRIBUTE – Alive and Kicking UK
  • 4pm – U2 TRIBUTE – U2 +1
  • 5.30pm – STONE ROSES TRIBUTE – Adored
  • 7pm – ROBBIE WILLIAMS TRIBUTE – Ollie Hughes
  • 8.30pm – OASIS TRIBUTE – Definitely Mightbe
  • 10 – 11pm – DJ

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