About Rock The Beacon
Now the dust has settled on our amazing weekend on the 3rd and 4th August we'd like to thank a few people. Firstly to you the visitors. Wow, WHAT A TURNOUT, So many people on our debut event on Barr Beacon, Wow wow wow!! You were all so well behaved and nice and friendly, it made all of the hard work and hundreds of hours in the planning worth while. We have taken on board the comments and fantastic feedback from you wonderful lot and YES, we will have more toilets. We are building a 'Toiletopia' and our pumps will deliver more beer for our 2020 event.
Thank you to all of our stall holders, food providers, Paddy and his bars, our staff and technicians both back stage and around the event, Pat Collins Fun Fairs, MacMillan with whom we raised £1000, The Scouts for their help around the site, The Barr Beacon Trust for working with us, and Walsall Council along with the relevant authorities who sat with us on the Safety Advisory Group meetings for having faith that an event like this can actually happen and be a success.
We're gonna shake things up and add a few more things, so......Here's to 2020 hey???
Rock The Beacon is a brand new festival for all the family. Following a very successful weekend in August 2019 we are now in the planning stages for it's second year. The festival takes place on Barr Beacon on the outskirts of Walsall and North Birmingham in the West Midlands.. It is supported and funded by private businesses, performing arts education establishments and local government departments ensuring that a quality community event like this is possible and available to the North Birmingham and Walsall area each year.
We have many festival partners, Robannas Studios, CUE Stage, WCR FM, Birmingham Sound Hire and have the full support of Walsall Council and the Trustees of Barr Beacon.
It is a fantastic great value weekend of live entertainment TICKETS ON SALE VERY SOON