Good crowd at first Wilberfest

Chris Hindle and Gareth Davey of The Chicago Blues Brothers organised the inaugural Wilberfest event.
Chris Hindle and Gareth Davey of The Chicago Blues Brothers organised the inaugural Wilberfest event.

Around 1,200 guests enjoyed the inaugural Wilberfest music festival which showcased some of the best tribute acts in the country.

Three local bands Violet Contours, Tunnel Vision and Chord on Blues also joined the packed line-up of acts.

Having a great time at Wilberfest.

Having a great time at Wilberfest.

The festival was hailed as a ‘blast’ thanks to the professional organisation, the friendly atmosphere, and great weather over the two days.

A festival is now being planned for next year.

A festival is now being planned for next year.

A relaxed atmosphere was the key to a successful festival.

A relaxed atmosphere was the key to a successful festival.

The Elvis tribute act.

The Elvis tribute act.

Enjoying a dance at the Pavilions venue.

Enjoying a dance at the Pavilions venue.

The Absolute Bowie tribute act wows the spectators.

The Absolute Bowie tribute act wows the spectators.

Tom Jones tribute act David Kidd who appeared on the Voice.

Tom Jones tribute act David Kidd who appeared on the Voice.