Country acts play Yeehaw Festival near Corby


The Yeehaw UK Country Music Festival takes place this weekend at Rockingham Castle near Corby.

The festival is on Friday, September 5 and Saturday, September 6 with acoustic sets on the opening night and music on the main stage the following day. Acts performing on the Friday include Jess Roberts, Goldie Reed, Jeannine Barry, Gary Quinn and Millers Daughter.

The Saturday will see sets by The Shires, Ward Thomas, Ashton Lane, Penny Rae, Raihanna Estrada, Aleyce Simmonds (pictured), Chase Allan, Dexeter and Raintown. On the Friday, music will be on The Howdy Stage and begins at 7.30pm and is expected to run until 10pm.

The following day, music on the main stage will play from 11am–10.30pm.

The festival aims to promote all aspects of country music within the UK.

As well as the live music, festival goers will be able to enjoy genuine American- themed food, drink and other products

Advance tickets cost £7.50 for the Friday night acoustic session and £32 for the Saturday.

Weekend adult tickets are available for £38 or £68 for the full weekend including camping.

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