Bristol volksfest whats on 2019
Great Scott - after a Mad Max Blockbuster year in 2018, we have another Blockbuster affair lined up for 2019 and “where we’re going, we don’t need roads”…
That’s right - it will be a bombastic celebration of the ‘Back To The Future’ trilogy. So tie up your self-tying sneakers, power up the Delorean with 1.21 gigawatts, set the dial to 1955 - 1895 - 1985 and err 2015?! and hit the gas. 88mph all the way to Bristol.
The main stage this year will be packed with not just music - dog shows, dance-offs and tech talks will join some the best International, National and Local acts. Wipe you feet and dance.
Oh my God! it’s the Church
Future Dub Orchestra
Show & shine
24 TROPHIES UP FOR GRABS WITH £250 CASH PRIZE FOR THE BEST IN SHOW AIR-COOLED & WATER-COOLED VW'S
The Show & Shine is the crown jewel of the whole weekend. This year our chosen sponsor is Teenage Cancer Trust and all proceeds from the Show and Shine will go to this worthwhile cause.
Saturday club displays
Saturday - selected clubs have been asked to put on display in the show field, Southwest Dubberz - MK1 golf owners club - Bath Aircooled VW club will be showing off their pride and joys and will be around to talk with you about them and try and sign you up to their lovely clubs.
Ken fox wall of death
We can't wait to welcome back Ken Fox Wall of Death.
This is the original thrill show; the noise, the speed, the smell, the proximity of the bikes ridden to the top of the wall, barely 6 inches from the audience - and you can see it with your own eyes at Bristol Volksfest
hip hop, places and things tour
In the past, whenever you saw your favourite hip hop DJ play, it has only been about what you hear, not what you see. But what if you could see exactly what the DJs could see? What if you could see exactly what the original hip hop pioneers could see back in the day? DJs searched high and low for exclusive breaks that no other DJ had and went to great lengths to cover the label so no one knew were the breaks came from…
Funfair for all, test your skill at the shooting range, hook a duck, Dodgems and other rides will be open all weekend and open to all ages Kids and Big kids a like.
swing dance lessons
On Saturday afternoon in the 50’s area by the information point and bus. Some of the finest swing dancers will take you through a few steps and get you dancing in no time.
silent disco kings
Party till the cows come home...
This year the silent disco will take centre stage. Brought to you by Silent Disco King, it will run on the main stage from 11pm - 3am on Friday and Saturday night
Good morning world. For the early birds on site we bring you the best way to wake up and enjoy the beginning of an action packed Saturday. Morning yoga will be by the campsite bar. So bring your yoga mats or just feel the grass beneath your feet and be your best self.
Korner Park is the place to chill with the whole family packed with free entertainment all weekend. This is where you will find Bigtop Mania with all their circus shenanigans. There is a Wild West themed Bar and a Wild West Cowboy show. And when the lights go down the fire pit is lit and the cinema will open you can enjoy the atmosphere on the festival with friends and a cider.
Click here for more information on Whats on in the Korner Park
Daily driver displays
Saturday Visitors have the oportunity to put their Cars and Vans on display in the visitors carpark. This feature is ever popular and gets the best of the rest in the same space for everyone to enjoy.
On Sunday our VW Guru and lifelong VW Tinkerer Dan Birch will be present a ‘how to’ guide on loads of different Aircooled and Watercooled Cars and Vans. Selecting some of the finest Dubs from around the show, he will talk to the owners and show you how to get they they got that little extra from their spare time.
Facny dress parade and dance off
The famous BVF Fancy dress parade is back. Dress up to this years theme, and win big prizes and free beer. From the Main Stage on Saturday night be there or be no-where.
hollyhedge charity dog show
Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary is a local independent charity that rescues and rehomes unwanted, abandoned and often mistreated cats and dogs. They will be running a Dog show in front on the main stage on Saturday. This is a just for fun show but prizes will be awarded for people and their pooches.
MR whompy presents club calippo
They are back! the Whompy boys are back with a splatt, over in what we call the ‘Dark Side’ they will be DJing and Hosting their own brand of tasty beats and rythyms. When the sun passes over the yard arm head over to where the lights are still shining bright and party with the Boys and help them with their milky reciepe of Joy at its purest. Click here for more information.
Big Top Mania
Now for the fourth year Big Top Mania will be doing circus workshops for all ages. Cream pies, silly bikes, Juggling, Trapeze. Learn to do it all, or just relax with a cool cider and know that your kids are being well entertained and are learning new skills. Friday, Saturday & Sunday all day.
The Lawmen are a travelling band of outlaws the show you the daily life of the American Wild West through daily performances by experienced Gunslingers. They will be doing 2 shows per day on Saturday and Sunday. These guys are the real deal and know everything there is to know about life in the old west of America.
50’s and vintage area
Coola Classics & Vintage Valley are putting on a display of vintage 50’s cars for our Back To The Future theme this year. We will be putting on this display at the information point and Merchandise stall. Some super Fly and rare rides will be on display all Saturday and Sunday. You won’t miss out as this is the first thing you will see coming in to the show.
KEN FOX WALL OF DEATH - SHOW & SHINE SUNDAY - club displays
30 years of bath aircooled club - large auto jumble - DAILY DRIVER DISPLAY SATURDAY - OFF ROAD BUGGY TRACK - SYNCRO DISPLAY - vintage valley - coola classics - simply surfbus - kerbside kustoms - EARLY BAY DISPLAY - 50’S AMERICANA - BACK TO THE FUTURE THEMED DELOREAN - and much more.