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Vintage and Handmade Festival

17 - 18 August 2019

Vintage and Handmade Festival Cosford

If you love all things retro vintage and one off handcrafted pieces, then make sure you check out the Vintage and Handmade Festival.  After the success of 2018, the Vintage and Handmade Festival event will be even bigger and showcase over 50 local creators with a passion for their handmade, handcrafted and carefully selected vintage wares.  

Held in the spacious grounds at the RAF Museum Cosford, the exhibitors marquee will be nestled amongst the VC10 and Hercules aircraft and will be packed with all things retro! The festival will be open from 10.00am until 4.00pm each day.

Festival Line-Up

• Over 50 local creators showcasing their handmade and handcrafted products and carefully selected vintage wares
• The finest local artisan food and drink in the Street Food area
• Vintage tea room
• Live music from across the eras
• Vintage Pop-up Beauty Parlour 
• Mini Makers Craft tent
• Vintage Photobooth and Dressing Up tent
• Vintage Village and Vehicles 
• Vintage fairground
• Vintage wedding dress display inside Hercules

Vintage and Handmade Festival Cosford

For families with little crafters, our ‘Mini Makers’ tent will be back. These drop-in 30 minute sessions are suitable for children aged 7-14: 

  • 11.00am – 1.00pm – Make your own Peg Planes
  • 2.00pm – 4.00pm – Create your own RAF Badge
Sessions will cost £3.00 per person and can be purchased by clicking here or on the day (subject to availability) 

Wedding Dress DisplayNew! Vintage Wedding Display

Step inside our Hercules aircraft to see an impressive selection of vintage wedding dresses, gowns, three piece suits, bridesmaid dresses and RAF uniform.




Vintage CaravanNew! Vintage Photobooth

Betsy is a unique vintage caravan full of vintage memorabilia and props.Type a note on the old typewriter or relax on a deckchair with a vintage magazine. Use the props, military uniforms and strike a pose! Come and visit her on the day and purchase a polaroid like photo to remember your day! £2.50 per photo.

Ticket Information

Adult £  5.00
Child (5-15 years)£  2.00
Family (2 adults and up to 4 children)£14.00
Children under 5  Free

Tickets can be purchased in advance online or pay on the day (cash only)

How to find us - Centrally located with good motorway access from the M54 and M6.  Click here for details and directions.

Dogs – only assistance dogs are permitted inside the festival and Museum hangars. 

Exhibitor Enquiries:
Applications for the 2019 event are now open, please email our Events Team to find out more.  

Vintage Village and Retro Vehicles:
If you would like to attend with your group or vehicle, please contact us to find out more.

Vintage and Handmade Festival Cosford

 


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