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Andover Rocks 2021
September 3 - September 5
Andover rocks is a charitable organisation that raises funds for music intervention in adult mental health.
Andover Rocks is a local festival now in its 5th year, that raises funds for music intervention in adult mental health. This years date is Friday 3rd September – Sunday 5th September. Rocks 2021 returns bigger and better than ever with the chance to experience local music talent and holistic therapies such as a gong bath, yoga, Medi Chant and creative writing, music workshops include a singing workshop and a DJ workshop. Local eateries are also involved with Fire Away Pizza offering 25% off to ticket holders, The White Hart offering 20% and Canto Gelato offering 10% off when you spend £10 or over.
Rocks is run by a passionate group of volunteers who work on this project relentlessly throughout the year, over 300 performers in 2021 have generously given up their time to be part of this much anticipated event. Andover Rocks opens in 2 venues on Friday the 3rd, The Queen Charlotte hosting acoustic music from 7pm and an impressive fire poi display. The second opening venue is the Rockhouse hosting a Rap and spoken word performance, starting at 8pm.
Saturday 4th welcomes The White Hart, The Andover Tap, The SP Bar, Andover Radio and The Angel with a variety of performances from acoustic to full band, a showcase from Stringbrokers, and holistic workshops. Sunday 5th offers a creative writing workshop, yoga, gong bath and a Jazz afternoon. Full details can be found on the Andover Rocks website www.andover-rocks.co.uk and on the facebook page. Although this is a ticketed event there will be admission on the door should the venue have capacity. Andover Rocks is excited this year as in addition to what is already on offer we have the wonderful A-Fest joining us in the upper riverside park. A-fest hosted by Chat Together is Andovers youth festival highlighting youth provision in the area.