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The White Lady Festival

27 – 29 July 2018
Oystermouth Castle Grounds

Free to all during the day, ticketing evening performancesTickets can be purchased below:

Combining food, music and games, the White Lady Family Summer Festival offers a weekend of entertainment for the whole family. There will be music and performances from popular bands and acts such as Abba’s Angels and The Curious on both Friday and Saturday evenings – plus more to be announced!

On Saturday 28 July, the afternoon will play host to the crazy “It’s a knockout!” competition. Based around the famous television show teams compete head to head on a variety of costume, relay and inflatable games.– so be sure to get your team in training! Sunday also features the newly introduced Tug of War competition as the  weekend will be rounded off with a grand finale on Sunday evening from the Festival Orchestra of Wales, featuring a Proms concert with music from some of your favourite films.

Local pubs; The Park, Mumbles Ale House and The Pilot will be running a beer tent, with Cheers Wine Merchants running a Gin Bar. Food stalls will also be available featuring local businesses such as Chai, Gower Ice Cream and Tuckers.

To sign up for ‘It’s a Knockout’ or  The Tug of War participants can either download the forms below and return them to or visit the Mumbles Community Council Offices

[ Tug of War – Sign up sheet  ]   [  IKO – Sign up sheet 2018 ] [ U18 – Consent Form ] 

  • U18 must have a consent form completed by a guardian


Festival Programme 

Friday July 27th

6.45pm Site Opens

7.00pm Rumblestrutters

8.15pm ABBA’s Angels


Saturday July 28th

12:00pm Site Opens

12:30pm It’s a Knockout

5.45pm Site closes (for non-ticket holders)

6.45pm Site opens (ticket holders only – £10, concessions *£8 )

7:00pm Jango Haze

9:00pm The Curious


Sunday July 29th

11.45am Site Opens

12:00pm Tug of War

1:00pm Children’s stories with popular local author Spencer Davieson

3:00pm Tug of war

3.30pm City of Swansea Concert Band

5:00pm Dan Stockton

6.00pm Site Closes (for non-ticket holders)

6.45pm Site Opens (ticket holders only – £7, concessions *£5)

7.00pm Siwan Howells

7.45pm Festival Orchestra of Wales

Further updates will follow, stay tuned!


The White Lady Festival
White Lady Festival