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Welcome to Tividale Parks Black Country Festival 2018

On Saturday July 7th 2018, Friends of Tividale Park invites you to Tividale’s BIGGEST FREE event, the Tividale Park Black Country Festival 2018!  There will be musicians, artists, dancing, performances through out the day on our main stage and a chance to see the Hrafn Vaeringi Viking re-enactment group in action. There are cash prizes to be won in “Tividale’s Got Talent"

Entertainment

Come along to see local Viking re-enactment group Hrafn Vaeringi put on displays of eastern bridge fighting and combat demo’s.

See performances from Bhangra Smash Up , JJ Dance and Illusion Dance Collective. Drama from Diamond Dance who perform Blastonberry. More to be announced.

Family entertainment also includes Bouncy Castles, Bumper Balls, Face Painting, Circus Skills, Magic Shows, Lets Play from Groundwork.

Food and drink is available from a selection of vendors including burger / hot dog vans, Victorian jacket potato stalls, non alcoholic cocktail stalls, Slush Dadi drinks stall.

See below for videos from Hrafn Vaeringi and Bhangra Smash Up

Acts on the main stage include

Bhangra Smash Up,  Black County Radio’s Billy Spakemon, Black Country Gaz, Mel and Him,  Freeway and Talent Show performers in association with SHAPE. Tividale’s Got Talent is sponsored by Langley Appliances Limited.

Trading at our event

We still have availability for pitches at the event. If you are a trader or have a charity or community stall then see our book a stall page for details.  For Terms and Conditions see Our Ts & Cs Page

Sponsorship / Support

If you are interested in sponsoring any aspect of our event  – get in touch for details.

Hrafn Vaeringi are an early medieval re-enactment group who portray 11th to 12th century members of the Varangian guard.

Hrafn Vaeringi are setting up camp in Tividale Park where you can witness combat demos and learn about what it was like to be a Varangian using the fighting styles of Glima, Eastern and Huscarl.

Hrafn Vaeringi are currently recruiting Combatants and Non-Combatants. Practice sessions are Causeway Green Methodist Church, Penncricket Lane, Oldbury. Come meet Hrafn Vaeringi at our event and find out more.

The Video Shown is part of is a training weekend that Hrafn Vaeringi took part in December 2017

Friends of Tividale Park welcome Bhangra Smash Up to Tividale Park.

Great musicians performing great live music! This Birmingham based band have performed at the National Bhangra Festival as well as a number of local events.

See their Facebook page for more information.

NEW! 03/05/2018 Birds Eye view of Tividale Park

A member of the West Midlands Drone Club kindly flew over Tividale Park and produced a video which can be found on You Tube. Click here to watch video