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Cumbria Guitar Show 2017

Cumbria Guitar Show 2017

27th Aug 2017

Location: Penrith
Venue: Rheged Visitor Centre

This year’s Cumbria Guitar Show takes place at the Rheged Visitor Centre, Penrith on Sunday 27th August 2017.

The show is one of the North’s most popular and has been running for over 20 years, attracting guitar players from all over England and Scotland.

There will be a host of artists performing at this year’s show including jazz and blues player Adrian Ingram, who will also be doing a workshop session.

Ken Nicol (Fylde Guitars) will be playing tunes from his new album; Ken has previously toured with The Albion Band and Steeleye Span. 

The North East’s very own Swing guitarist Anth Purdy will make his debut at the this years Show.

There’s also Chickenbone John playing his very own cigar box guitars.

All performances take place in the 200-seat theatre, which is the centrepiece of the Rheged Centre. This show is the only guitar show with a dedicated seated theatre.

As well as all this, there will of course be dozens of stands in the three exhibition halls, stacked full of new, used and vintage guitars/accessories to try or buy.

For further information contact: Ken Dixon Tel 07974582011 /