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Vintage by the Sea Festival, Morecambe

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Vintage by the Sea Festival, 2-3 September, Morecambe
Vintage by the Sea Festival, 2-3 September, Morecambe
Morecambe Promenade, The Platform, The Midland
Lancaster City Council, Deco Publique, Hemingway Design


The Award Winning Vintage by the Sea Festival returns to Morecambe on 2nd and 3rd September to celebrate the brilliance of 20th-century design, fashion, vehicles and entertainment. Experience live music, classic cars, street theatre, workshops, marketplace & crafts, heritage buses, vintage fairground and pop-up dance.

The beautiful art deco Midland Hotel plays host to a Gatsby-inspired "Torch Club Ball" and elegantly authentic Afternoon Teas – call 01524 428370 to find out more.

The Official Vintage Party — "45 Live" with Templebys and Boca 45 — will offer rockin’ funk, soul, hip hop, boogaloo, latin, breaks and beats in the Little Big Top just behind the hotel — make sure you buy your tickets in advance by calling 01524 582394!

The Marketplace, curated by Dotty’s Vintage, returns to The Platform with the best authentic traders, hand-picked by our team. Expect to see the finest selection of mid-century modern homewares, records, music memorabilia and up-cycled ephemera.

Entertainment group Spiltmilk will visit Morecambe’s care homes before and during the weekend, delivering workshops and creating performances along with the residents — so look out for their innovative recreations of Morecambe’s glorious heydays.

And our festival audience can get involved too — dress in your best 20th-century finery to enter the hotly contested "Best in Show", judged during the weekend!

Thousands of people are expected to visit Morecambe over the weekend so check out our Top Travel Tips to plan your trip and enjoy a relaxing journey into times gone by. It’ll be a fantastic feast of fun, food, style and music so visit the website and join us on Facebook to find out more!