New Market Street

New Market Street

Throughout both festival days, there will be exhibitions of privately owned classic cars and motorcycles in New Market Street. There will be dancing and music in the street at various times throughout each day, interspersed with live sessions from the Furness Tradition Folk Festival, which takes place in Ulverston over the same weekend.

Ste Tyson DJ

New Market Street

Dance to the sounds of Ste Tyson.

Vintage Promenade

Promenade in costume from the front of the Coro to the Market Cross and back. Accompanied by music and Furness Tradition dancers.

Ste Tyson 60’s Mod Set

New Market Street

Finish the day on a high with some fab mod music from the soul and funk man. Put your dancing shoes on and get on down to the New Market Street dance stage.

New Market Street

New Market Street

Throughout both festival days, there will be exhibitions of privately owned classic cars and motorcycles in New Market Street. There will be dancing and music in the street at various times throughout each day, interspersed with live sessions from the Furness Tradition Folk Festival, which takes place in Ulverston over the same weekend.

Ste Tyson DJ

New Market Street

Dance to the sounds of Ste Tyson.

Vintage Promenade

Promenade in costume from the front of the Coro to the Market Cross and back. Accompanied by music and Furness Tradition dancers.

Ste Tyson 60’s Mod Set

New Market Street

Finish the day on a high with some fab mod music from the soul and funk man. Put your dancing shoes on and get on down to the New Market Street dance stage.

An Evening with Brian Robinson BEM

Laurel & Hardy Museum Brogden Street, Ulverston

Brian Robinson was the first British rider to make a mark and gain respect in the tough world of mid-20th century professional European cycling. With several Tour de France stage wins, including one of the biggest post war winning margins, an overall victory in the 1961 Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré stage race and a 3rd in Milano-San Remo, Robinson ... Read more

£6

Jek’s Jukebox

Outdoor Stage FREE Event Brogden Street, Ulverston

Ulverston Live Music's very own retro DJ Jek will be spinning a few discs to start off each day.

Dave Wearing’s Swing Four

Outdoor Stage FREE Event Brogden Street, Ulverston

Dave is the leader of this band of talented musicians, playing music from the 30s, 40s and 50s. Not to be missed.

Get Carter

Outdoor Stage FREE Event Brogden Street, Ulverston

On our main music stage we're welcoming Get Carter to Retro Rendezvous for the first time. James Mackie played with The Selecter, Madness, and the Eurythmics, and has composed music for film and radio. John Elles has drummed in bands such as The Permanents and The Ranking Popes. Together as Get Carter, they are incredible. See them at ... Read more

Cycling Legends – Tom Simpson

Beerwolf 7 Market Street, Ulverston

Talk and Book Signing Presented by Chris Sidwells Tom Simpson is still considered by many to be the greatest all-round British racing cyclist to date. Remembered by many for his untimely and tragic death on Mont Ventoux in 1967, Simpson was the first Britain to wear the Maillot Jaune of the Tour de France and ... Read more

£4

Dirty Dancing ~ Cocktail & Movie Evening

Roxy Cinema Brogden Street, Ulverston

A plain Jane teen vacationing with her family in the early 60's falls in love with the hot dance instructor at the resort Frances Houseman is the younger of two sisters, with the nickname “Baby,” who is her doctor father's pet and the one expected to have a bright future. While vacationing in the Catskills ... Read more

£13

A-Train Swing

Outdoor Stage FREE Event Brogden Street, Ulverston

Music and dance from the age of swing. Join vintage DJ Windy Wardlaw and his dancers throughout the day in New Market Street on Saturday, and then on the main stage in Brogden Street for a couple of sessions on Sunday.

Dave Watson

Outdoor Stage FREE Event Brogden Street, Ulverston

Dave is a versatile local singer, who performs solo and also in various duos.

Mark Cumberland as Elvis

Outdoor Stage FREE Event Brogden Street, Ulverston

Elvis will be calling in to sing some of your favourite tunes. Mark Cumberland is an accomplished performer. He has featured at Retro Rendezvous for the last few years, and it wouldn't be the same now without him.