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Caitlin Moran At The Ashbourne Festival 2024

Ashbourne Festival 2024

The Ashbourne Festival 2024 is coming to town once again. Caitlin Moran, Aled Jones, Bob Harris and Esme Young are all part of this year’s cracking lineup.

From June 21st to July 7th, the charming market town of Ashbourne, known as the “Gateway to the Peak District,” comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, theatre, art, and more.

This two-week-long festival is a fantastic opportunity to experience the Peak District’s cultural side after a day exploring its natural wonders. Whether you’re a comedy enthusiast, a music buff, or simply looking for a fun family outing, the Ashbourne Festival has something for everyone.

Festival Highlights

Street Performers

Witness international street performers juggle, dance, and entertain the crowds throughout the town center. This free event is perfect for families and a great way to soak up the lively atmosphere.

Theatre, Music and Comedy

From laughter-filled comedy nights to captivating theatre productions and live music acts, the festival offers a diverse programme for all artistic tastes.

Art Exhibition: Immerse yourself in the works of local and regional artists, and discover the Peak District’s creative spirit through this exhibition

See individual listings for more information or visit the festival website.

Unforgettable stays at Wheeldon Trees Cottages

Why not combine a visit to the Ashbourne Festival with a stay at Wheeldon Trees Cottages? Wheeldon Trees Cottages offers the perfect escape for your 2024 holiday, boasting luxury cottages designed for ultimate comfort and relaxation.

Your gateway to Peak District charm

Our prime location lets you explore the region at your own pace either by car or on our complimentary electric bikes, including two brand-new hybrid options perfect for tackling any terrain.

Luxury redefined

Seeking the pinnacle of Peak District living? Our recently refurbished Farmhouse is a masterpiece of modern luxury. In addition, upgraded cottages like Nadin, Ollerenshaw, Priestley, and Mycock offer an unforgettable blend of style and comfort.

Unwind and recharge

After a day of exploration, unwind in the peace of your private cottage sanctuary. Take in the breathtaking vista from Sheldon Cottage, our accessible property boasting the best views on the estate. Recharge in the tranquillity of our surroundings, or enjoy a friendly games night in our fantastic games room featuring pool, air hockey, and ping pong.

Convenience at your doorstep

For your added comfort, we offer on-site EV charging, a handy honesty shop to stock up on luxury treats, and the option to bring your furry companions to our designated dog-friendly cottages: Critchlow, Lomas, and Ollerenshaw.

Award-winning hospitality

Wheeldon Trees is consistently recognised for its exceptional hospitality. TripAdvisor recently named Wheeldon Trees in the top 10% of places to stay in the world. Thanks to our visitors’ amazing reviews, we recently received the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2023 for the second year running.

You can view our availability and pick your perfect cottage by following this link – view our availability.