Video: Farmers festival at showground

There was something for everyone at Yorkshire’s brand new Farmers’ Festival on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 October at Driffield Showground.

With the recent rise in visitors to farmers markets, music and bespoke pop-up events around the country, this festival, which coincided with the end of the Driffield Showground’s legendary Harvest Festival Season, covered it all.

Farmers festival

Farmers festival

Featuring entertainment courtesy of a host of celebrity guests, Marcus Collins, Christopher Maloney, Bafta winning actress Sheridan Smith, a musical extravaganza from favourite reunited boy band, Blue, there w

were also performances from a whole host of local bands and musicians.

There were also family fun activities, such as tractor and fair ground rides, face painting, a bouncy castle, animal petting area and even a quirky Santa’s Grotto.