Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival is slamming success as performers take to the stage

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

It was a chance to dust off the air guitars, spike up the hair and rock on as the Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds for a slamming celebration.

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

The annual event, which took place in Wisbech park, saw performers from across the region turn up the heat on stage as thousands basked in the sun yesterday (August 5).

Bands included I got Spiders, The Mutations, Pretty Ace, Tori Lamour, Mind The Gap and Racey.

Dozens of people took to social media to share photos in the sunshine and praise the event.

One reveller commented: “What a great day Wisbech Rock Festival was. Brilliant crowd and bands – another impressive year.”

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant


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There was also an acoustic and dance stage which showcased the area’s musicians and, as with any festival, there were fairground rides, a beer tent, face painting and a variety of stalls.

A spokesperson from Wisbech Town Council, said: “It was a great day, enjoyed by many from the town and hope we have another great year next year!”

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Wisbech Lions Club was also present with a special raffle and games and fun.

The event ran from 11am to 8pm.

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carte

Rock on! Wisbech Rock Festival pulled in the crowds with spectacular entertainment. Photo: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

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