It’s a brand new year, which means it’s the perfect time to make exciting plans for the year ahead. In the vintage world, a new year means plenty of new upcoming events. Vintage festivals are a unique, vibrant and fun way to experience the world of vintage, whether you’re an avid vintage enthusiast and collector, or new to the vintage scene and interested in learning more. Let’s take a look at the biggest festival dates that you definitely won’t want to miss in 2017.
As we move from spring to summer, the Wylye valley comes to life. From Veteran cycles to antiques and vintage fashion, there is something for everyone at this hidden gem of a festival. This festival is also known for its traditional children’s entertainment that the whole family can enjoy.
Find out more: http://www.vintagenostalgiafestival.co.uk/
Twinwood Festival: 25, 26, 27, 28th August 2017
This vintage festival is a must-see for vintage music and dance fans. It allows you to step (or dance) back in time. The line-up is always extremely varied and this year is no exception. This year’s line up so far ranges from the new 50s inspired band, Bamboozle, to the 1940s Swing DJ, Chris Reynolds. There is no other music festival quite like it!
Find out more: http://www.twinwoodevents.com/
Although we’re somewhat obsessed with vintage clothing here at Seraphine, vintage definitely isn’t just about clothes; this vintage festival celebrates the romance and glamour of British motor racing! Held in the heart of East Sussex, it’s an unmissable chance to see the most significant racing cars and motorcycles assemble on the historic Goodwood track. Fabulous motorcars aside, there will also be a best-dressed competition so it’s still a great opportunity to dress in your best vintage items!
This vintage festival will transport you back to the 1930s and 1940s, with a selection of top DJs to get you dancing the Quickstep, Fox Trot or Lindy. If dancing isn’t your forte, there will also be dance classes to get you started, as well as a classic cinema and a vintage market.
Find out more: http://www.rivieraswing.co.uk/
So, it’s safe to say that 2017 promises to be a jam-packed year for those in the vintage world. Whether you are interested in turn-of-the-century motorcars or just want to swoon over some 1920s flapper dresses, there is plenty for every vintage lover to get excited about this year. To make sure you’re in with a chance of winning best-dressed this year, browse our stunning range of hand-picked vintage clothing online now!