Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013
Tatton Park
Knutsford
Cheshire
WA16 6QN
United Kingdom
Dates: 20th Jul 2013 - 21st Jul 2013

Festival Information

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Overview

Held in the picturesque grounds of the historic estate, the Tatton Park Picnic Concerts are a true highlight of the North West’s summer calendar. The event celebrates the wonderful British tradition of the picnic as ten thousand concertgoers enjoy scrumptious picnics in the spectacular surrounds before experiencing world-class music and breathtaking firework displays. 

This years event has The Human League on Saturday and Katherine Jenkins on Sunday

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Event Info

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts stands out in a busy UK summer music programme due to its perfect marriage of the magical outdoor setting and world-class music performances, together with the celebration of Britain’s favourite past time. Whether guests choose to bring their own picnics or enjoy the delicious pre-prepared picnic hampers by Carluccio’s, Tatton Park Picnic Concerts allows guests to define their own magical experiences. With the estate’s interesting history of music – the mansion boasts a stunning dedicated music room with a 1789 harpsichord – Tatton Park is the perfect destination for an incredible night of entertainment. 

Essential Information
No barbecues, garden flares or lanterns are allowed in the park.
No dogs (except guide dogs - please take care during the firework displays) are allowed.
Seating is not provided, so please bring a rug, cushion or a lightweight garden chair.
Gazebos are not permitted in the arena.
Non-drivers please ensure that you make prior arrangements for returning home. Taxis should be booked in advance to collect you from the drop off point near the concert site - Rostherne Gate is 1 mile from the concert site, Knutsford Gate 1/2 mile from the concert site.
Performances are subject to licence.

Once inside the park, please follow the directions of stewards at all times. The concert site is 15-20 minutes walk from the main parking area, so we advise that you do not bring too many heavy or bulky items.

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Line Up

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Travel Info

Tatton Park is situated in the North West of England and is easily accessible from major roads and railways with good public transport links to the nearby town of Knutsford.

Public Transport
Knutsford Railway Station is situated half a mile from the Knutsford entrance to Tatton Park. It is a further two mile walk down the estate drive to the Mansion and Stableyard area where the Garden entrance is located along with Tatton’s speciality shops and Stables restaurant. 

Local bus services are available to Knutsford including the number 27 from Macclesfield, 288 from Altrincham via Wilmslow and 289 from Northwich to Altrincham. 
The number 27 Baker Bus drives up to the Mansion from Knutsford bus station from Good Friday to Sunday Aug 30th each sunday and bank holiday 3 times a day. Tel 01782 522101 for more information

By Car
Tatton Park is located 2 miles north of Knutsford and 15 miles south west of Manchester City Centre. Tatton Park is signposted on and from the M6, Junction 19, and M56, Junction 7. Signposted on and from the A556 and A50. 


Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Hotels

Hotel Miles Location Rating  
Cottons Hotel & Spa - Shire Hotels 0.70 Knutsford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Ibis Budget Knutsford 1.85 Knutsford Average customer rating: 0 out of 6 Info
Britannia Ashley Hotel 3.65 Altrincham Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
The Bull's Head & Lodge 3.93 Altrincham Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Bull's Head & Lodge 3.93 Altrincham Average customer rating: 0 out of 6 Info
Travelodge Altrincham Central 4.22 Altrincham Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Manchester Airport Runger Lane South Premier Inn 4.49 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Moss Farm B&B 4.53 Knutsford Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Manchester Airport Runger Lane North Premier Inn 4.58 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Airport Inn Manchester 4.63 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Radisson Blu Hotel Manchester Airport 5.22 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Ibis Budget Warrington Lymm 5.31 Lymm Average customer rating: 0 out of 6 Info
Bewleys Hotel Manchester Airport 5.32 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Etrop Grange Hotel 5.40 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Lymm Hotel 5.44 Lymm Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Statham Lodge Country House Hotel 6.04 Lymm Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Normanhurst Hotel 6.09 Sale Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Kings Arms 6.17 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Cottage 6.30 Knutsford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Belmore Hotel 6.30 Manchester Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Wilmslow Lodge 6.45 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Foxley Brow House 6.46 Antrobus Cheshire Average customer rating: 0 out of 6 Info
The King William 6.53 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Alderley Edge Premier Inn 6.56 Alderley Edge Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Wizards Thatch Alderley Edge 6.58 Alderley Edge Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Stanneylands Hotel 6.64 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
HeatherLea Guest House 6.65 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
The Amblehurst Hotel 6.94 Sale Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Pymgate Lodge Manchester Airport Hotel 7.03 Stockport Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Handforth Lodge 7.17 Wilmslow Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Lennox Lea Hotel & Apartments 7.17 Sale Manchester Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Belforte House 7.18 Manchester Average customer rating: 6 out of 6 Info
Hallmark Hotel Manchester 7.27 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Britannia Airport Hotel, Manchester 7.30 Manchester Airport Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
The Rhinewood Country House Hotel 7.39 Warrington Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
De Vere Venues Cheadle House 7.59 Cheadle Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Best Western Fir Grove Hotel 7.72 Warrington Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Britannia Country House Hotel 8.22 Manchester Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Cranage Hall 8.23 Cheshire Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
VILLAGE URBAN RESORT Manchester Cheadle 8.23 Cheadle Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Paddington House Hotel 8.25 Warrington Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
The Deanwater Hotel 8.30 Woodford Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Victoria Lodge 8.45 Warrington Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
De Vere Hotel Mottram Hall 8.57 Prestbury Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Waterside Hotel and Galleon Leisure Club 8.59 Manchester Average customer rating: 4 out of 6 Info
Hartford Hall Hotel by Marstons Inns 8.77 Northwich Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Governors' House 8.78 Cheadle Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Happy Guests Lodge 8.87 Warrington Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
VILLAGE URBAN RESORT Warrington 9.34 Warrington Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Rodney 9.60 Warrington Average customer rating: 3 out of 6 Info
The Patten Arms Hotel 9.66 Warrington Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Old Trafford Lodge 9.72 Manchester Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Sandhurst 9.75 Middlewich Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
Holly Lodge 9.76 Warrington Average customer rating: 1 out of 6 Info
The Golden Lion Hotel 9.79 Middlewich Average customer rating: 5 out of 6 Info
The Oaklands Hotel 9.94 Northwich Average customer rating: 0 out of 6 Info

Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Video Playlist

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Tatton Park Picnic Concerts 2013 Food and Drink

For the perfect alfresco concert dining experience why not make life easy for yourself and pre-order a delicious gourmet Carluccio's picnic. It will be waiting for you to collect when you arrive. Picnics are for two people, priced at £50 (plus booking fee) and include a bottle of wine and a delicious three-course meal.

To order by phone please call 0844 847 2457

Alternatively enjoy your own picnic

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