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Rochdale Feel Good Festival

Friday, 11 August - Saturday, 12 August 2017
Time: 10 AM - 11 PM
Rochdale Feel Good Festival
Venue: Rochdale Town Centre
Address: Various venues
Postcode: OL16 1AB
Price: FREE
Suitable for: Families, Adults, Teenagers, Business
Facilities: Parking, Wheelchair accessible, Refreshments, Toilets
Event organised by: Rochdale Borough Council

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The best in live music, food and drink

Friday, 11 and Saturday, 12 August 2017, fabulous FREE entertainment in Rochdale town centre, headlined by indie-rock band Razorlight. Rochdale Feel Good Festival celebrates its 10th birthday with live music across indoor venues, a main stage against the backdrop of the town hall, a quality food court and family entertainment.

Food and drink village​ ​Main stage
​Friday, 11 August 2017
Saturday, 12 August 2017

Age policy: our main stage area is not suitable for young children. All under 18s must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times, and unaccompanied under 18s will not be admitted. If an under 18 year old leaves the main stage area, re-entry will only be permitted if accompanied by a parent or guardian. Parents or guardians are responsible for the behaviour of their under 18s. Rochdale Feel Good Festival operates the ‘Challenge 25’ policy.

Searches: for security reasons, all visitors will be subject to extra searches of their bags and their person at this year’s festival, so pack as light as you can. Please cooperate with any security requests and all searches. The less you bring, the quicker you’ll get in. Please remember, this is a FREE festival, food and drink is for sale on site so please support local businesses. Alcohol is not allowed to be taken into the festival, although it's on sale. We allow in water and soft drinks in sealed plastic bottles no bigger than 500ml.

Rochdale Town Hall Tower abseil

Friday, 11 and Saturday, 12 August 2017; 9am-3pm

The thrilling annual charity abseil down Rochdale Town Hall is returning as part of the festival. Participants will climb to the top of the iconic 190ft stone tower before descending by rope.

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​​Main stage sponsor​

The Flying HorseNext to the Town Hall, The Flying Horse Hotel, with a traditional yet timeless feel is best known for its friendly atmosphere and entertainment, with the best in live music each week. And with tasty home cooked meals using locally sourced ingredients served all day it’s a popular spot for lunch or tea, with a specials board ​and real ales. You’ll soon find out why it’s such a great place to meet with friends and enjoy good food and drink any day of the week.

​​Official partners


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Rochdale AFC

Royal Toby​​​​​

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Rochdale Sixth Form College. ​​​​​