Bold as Brass
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Bold as Brass

Saturday 25th June 2022 - Saturday 25th June 2022
Saturday 25 June 2022, 11am – 5pm

Bold as Brass 

Come celebrate the association between brass bands and coal mining with a marching bands and entertaining contest organised by Brass Bands England that highlights the best in modern banding. Each band, drawn from the best bands across the North England, will perform a 6 minute march across the museum site and a 20-minute set.  The judges will assess them on the quality of their music and uniquely on how entertaining they are.

  • Brass bands performing live
  • Competitions including ‘Most Entertaining Band’ and ‘People’s Choice’
  • Street food & beer tent
  • See a silk banner being painted

If you wish to be seated please bring along your own foldable picnic chair, rug or picnic blanket.

Programme for Day:

Performance Times for Enderby Youth Band Bedford Band Enderby Concert Band Dodworth Band Dinnington Colliery Band Shirland Miners Band Between 12pm and 4pm