THE YARD

Home / What's On / Venues / THE YARD

Welcome to the Yard. Curated by the one and only: OnFire & Rescued.

The Jekyll and Hyde of Valley Fest. By day a place of fun and games, singing, silliness and sports. And of course Hobby Horses. But by night we stable the ponies and unleash Arcadia’s bug! With top DJs banging out the big boss tunes deep into the night! See what’s in store…

Friday daytime

 DJ Neil Diamond 1630-1800

No not that one, this one. OnFire & Rescued’s very own resident Yacht Rock and yard Pop spinning Fire Chief Number 1!

Ball Pit Karaoke! 18:00 – 20:00

What could be better than belting out your favourite number? Well…belting out your favourite number knee deep in balls!!! of course!!!

The Carcrash productions return to the yard with the greatest karaoke experience ever!!  So whether you’re a firework, you’re holding out for a hero or you’re Sweet Caroline herself, warm up you pipes and get in the pit!

 

Saturday day time

Tommy Popcorn’s Birthday breakfast 12-13:30 

Bristol legend and Ujima Radio has Tommy Popcorn returns to valley fest once again. Vinyl and cake for Tommy’s special day!

Hobby Horse Gymkhana 13:00 – 15:30

This is now a firm favourite in the sporting fixtures. Bring your own hobby horse there will be a prize for the best. It doesn’t have to be a horse – unicorns are also welcome.  If you haven’t got a horse in your stable don’t worry we have plenty.

 Si McLean 15:30-17:00

Popping his Valley cherry, Mr Si Mclean. Expect pumping party tunes and nothing but vibes from this newest member of the OnFire & Rescued crew.

Push Ball Valley Cup 17:00 – 18:00

Push Ball Valley cup – Bring a team or come and join one as we play PUSH BALL!! It’s just like foot ball, except the ball is 5 feet tall, so you can’t kick it. Roll up your sleeves, get your hands dirty and  and get ready for the best game you’ve never played!!

Ball Pit Karaoke! 18:00 – 20:00

What could be better than belting out your favourite number? Well…belting out your favourite number knee deep in balls!!! of course!!!  So whether you’re a firework, you’re holding out for a hero or you’re Sweet Caroline herself, warm up you pipes and get in the pit!

 

Sunday (is Elton John Dress up day)

Nana’s Sunday Service 12:00 – 13:30

Join OnFire and Rescued very own septuagenarian Superstars for a Sunday worship to set you up for the rest of the day

Hobby Horse Gymkhana 13:30 – 15:30

This is now a firm favourite in the sporting fixtures. Bring your own hobby horse there will be a prize for the best. It doesn’t have to be a horse – unicorns are also welcome.  If you haven’t got a horse in your stable don’t worry we have plenty.

OnFire & Rescued DJ’s power hour 15:30 – 17:00

 

Valley Ashes 2019 17:00 – 18:30 

Apparently Cricket is cool again. Anyone who has been at Valley fest for the past few years will know that The Valley Ashes are the coolest cricket has ever been. Heroes will rise,  wickets will fall and legends will be created, as we return with our original format Twenty’s Plenty, all comers cricket match!

 

Microrave 18:30 – 20:00

Intergalactic arcade raving hosted by 3Pzero and The Oracle.

This is the schedule of DJs by nightfall – playing on Arcadia’s bug

Friday

20:00-21:30 Not-so Junior Jungle
21:30-23:00 Holly May
23:00-00:30 Audio Mission
00:30-02:00 Phibes

Saturday

20:00-21:30 Ru Robinson
21:30-23:00 Duchess Djs
23:00-00:30 The Nextmen
00:30-02:00 Cockney NutJob

Sunday

22:00-23:30 Father Funk Vs WBBL
23:30-01:00 Rockit Science

If you’ve not see the Bug before, check it out below: