Peter Hook, The Wailers & loads more... Cotton Clouds Festival 2019

The third instalment of Cotton Clouds is back with a curated eclectic mix of sounds that promises to be their biggest year yet.

By Alex Watson | 8 August 2019

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Expect back-to-back music across three stages over the festival which has now added an extra day.

The lads behind the festival, known for the club night Howling Rhythm, Rick & Max with the help of local entrepreneur Luke Stanley, collectively know a thing or two about good times and great festivals.

The festival has been nominated for ‘Best Small Festival’ and ‘Best Family Festival’ TWO YEARS in a row by the UK Festival Awards so is now firmly established as one of the cosiest festival locations amidst Peak District National Park.

The line up is bursting with premier pop picks, plenty of foodie treats, a fabulous new makers market and loads more.

The Friday Night Headline slot is taken by none other than Peter Hook & The Light. A founding member of two of the most influential bands of all time, New Order and Joy Division, Peter Hook will be performing his catalogue of iconic songs with a set list full to the brim of classics.

Friday will also host Ash, Alabama 3, She Drew the Gun and more.

The Wailers are headlining Saturday bringing their Jamaican harmonies and uplifting anthems. Sheffield based Reverend and The Makers are bringing their indie-electronic to open up and warm up the audience.

There’s plenty of food stalls, pop up bars and even a real ale tent complete with the specially commissioned festival beer: Cotton Clouds Ale.

Plus there’s an exclusive and brand new traders market with charming, boutique gifts and crafty bits.


Cotton Clouds Festival 

When: Friday 16th August – Saturday 17th August 2019
Where: Saddleworth Cricket Club, Well-I-Hole Rd, Greenfield, Oldham OL3 7HY
Cost: from £33 

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