Wath Festival 2012 Overview
Celebrating its 40th Birthday in 2012, Wath Festival is South Yorkshire’s biggest festival of music and dance and was established in 1972 by the people of Wath for their community.
The festival takes place each year in the heart of Wath-Upon-Dearne on May Day bank holiday weekend. 40 years on and the event has gained recognition for being the friendliest festival in the region.
Tickets from £12 and can be ordered via the festival ticket line on 07982 658467
Wath Festival 2012 Event Info
In addition to the music concerts, Wath Festival aims to provide events for all the community to enjoy whatever their age.
Orlyk Ukrainian Dancers
Bill Brookman's Street Theatre
The Mighty Zulu Nation
Samzeo Georgian Singers
Naughty Pixie Community
Along with workshops in African drumming, drama, felt making, jewelry and street dance.
There will also be a range of craft and food stalls, face painting, pony rides and a Punch & Judy show.
Wath Festival 2012 Line Up
Wath Festival 2012 Travel Info
Wath-Upon-Dean is north of Rotherham and has very good road and rail links the M1, A1M and the M18 are all close by.
Closest train stations are Swinton South and Rotherham
Wath Festival 2012 Hotels
Wath Festival 2012 Food and Drink
There are many pubs and restaurants in the heart of South Yorkshire, you certainly won't go hungry or thirsty