GIN & JAZZ FESTIVAL
The first weekend of August sees Hartington's first Gin and Jazz festival held at The Charles Cotton Hotel, set in the stunning Peak District National Park.
Great live music from talented local groups to internationally touring artists, speciality Gins and superb local ales provided by Hartington's own Whim ales. Catch great music Friday night Through to Sunday night. Food stands serving barbecue, and a special Gin Bar, along with Facepainting from Glittercheeks for children and and adults !
Joe's Allison trio
Kicking off the festival Joe Tatton organist and piano player with The New Mastersounds plays the music of Mose Allison
The Midnight Specials
Foot stomping acoustic jazz & Americana from Derby
The Peak District Big Band
Big band classics and some modern twists from 18 piece band run by John Milner featuring tons of local talent
Soul Cooker (featuring the Haggis Horns)
The horn section for everyone from Jamiroquai & Amy Winehouse, Robbie Williams and many more
The House Band - local favourites perform swinging classics
Rodina - Singer Aoife Hearty brings a 7 piece band to close the festival described by Jamie Cullum Radio 2- "excellent"
Hartington is located in the Peak National Park between the newarest towns of Buxton, Matlock, Bakewell and Leek. Below find a map link and the address:
The Charles Cotton Hotel, Hartington, SK17 0AL
Food & Drink !
Hog Roast / Gin bar / Facepainting
Delicious food will be served all day on Saturday and Sunday along with the speciality Gin bar and fabulous local ales from Hartington's own Whim ales. Free facepainting for kids (and big kids!) from www.glittercheeks.co.uk
- Free parking in the square and behind the Charles Cotton.
- Camping available from: www.themanifoldinn.co.uk
- Book a room at the Cotton! Go to : www.charlescotton.co.uk