Celebrate at the SO Festival

Skegness, Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire’s coastal district of East Lindsey is transformed into an international arts venue during this annual festival.

One of the East Midlands’ largest and most diverse outdoor cultural events, SO Festival is full of colour, world-class dance, arts and music. Visual art, theatre, performers and dance acts fill the streets and up to 160,000 people come to see the spectacle in Skegness during June-July each year.

Previous acts have included French master giant puppeteers with their BIG SHOW telling the story of the universe from the Big Bang; Ted Hughes’ classic modern fable The Iron Man brought to life through a colossal iron puppet, soundscapes and narrative; and the Newcastle-based champion breakdance crew, Bad Taste Cru, who fused physical theatre with dynamic breakdance moves.

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