Rock legend Bryan Adams is to headline at the Cheshire countryside music festival Betley Concerts*.
It is announced today (Monday June 13) that the acclaimed singer-songwriter will headline on the opening night of the festival on Thursday August 11.
Tickets to see Bryan Adams at Betley Concerts go on sale at 9am Friday June 17 and are available from www.betleyconcerts.com
Owners of Betley Court Farm, Frank and Jayne Speed, said they are very excited that Bryan Adams is now heading to the farm.
Jayne said: “This is a huge name for us to be welcoming to Betley and we cannot wait to see Bryan Adams perform.”.
Multi-platinum recording artist Adams last year launched his thirteenth studio album Get Up and will entertain the crowds with a string of new hits together with such classics as Summer of 69, Heaven and Run To You.
Also headlining the festival will be Pop Idol Will Young on Friday August 12th and British soul and pop band Simply Red on Sunday August 14th. Saturday August 13 will see the stage taken over by a string of current pop acts from Total Access Live.
2016 marks the fourth year for the successful festival at Betley Court Farm in the Cheshire village of Betley.
Betley Concerts is organised by music promoters Cuffe and Taylor who have worked with the Speed family to promote the event since its inception as Junction 16 in 2013.
Cuffe and Taylor director Peter Taylor said: “This is a fantastic announcement for Betley Concerts.
“We are working with Bryan Adams at a number of events this summer and when the opportunity arose for us to add him to the bill at Betley we jumped at it.
“Bryan Adams is a huge star across the world and we have no doubt this is going to be an amazing way to kick-off the weekend.”
Tickets to see Will Young on Friday 12 August are priced from £34.50. Tickets to see Simply Red on Sunday 14 August are priced from £37.50. Tickets to see Bryan Adams on Thursday 11 August are priced from £45. A selection of VIP tickets are also available.
Tickets are available online at www.betleyconcerts.com www.ticketline.co.uk or by calling 0844 888 9991. Some tickets are also available from Signal Radio and Betley Court Farm Box Office.
To keep updated on all at Betley Concerts go to www.betleyconcerts.com
*Subject to licence