Sausage and Cider Festival Details Announced: Oxford Rugby club 24th June 2023

The iconic Sausage and Cider Festival is returning to Oxford Rugby club on the 24th of June 2023. The venue will host an array of live music, multiple food vendors and over 50m of bars with three stages:

The main stage will host Headliner Dodgy, tribute bands, support acts, on-stage speed sausage eating contests and 6-round chili eating competitions.

The second stage will be home to a new Silent Disco where you can put on your headphones and choose your own beat to jam to while surrounded by an energetic crowd!

The third stage being a brand new Mini Grooverz tent where you can bring your little ones along for a kid-sized rave and let them party like never before with their very own mini dance floor.

What is the Sausage and Cider Festival?

In 2022, 80,000 visitors nationwide attended festivals at more than 50 locations across the UK from Devon to Scotland. As the name suggests, the events offer a variety of unique flavours of 25+ craft ciders including rhubarb, cherry Bakewell, chocolate and Pineapple, as well as an array of 12+ sausage flavours and live entertainment.

But it’s not just cider, there is a selection of other alcoholic beverages including prosecco, gin, beer and soft drinks.

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Live music

Headlining is 90’s Britpop group DODGY, known for chart hits like Good Enough, and Staying out for the Summer. As well as tribute bands the Kopykat Killers, Bon Giovi,  Scam Fender, an ABBA Tribute, a Queen’s Tribute and local band The Shapes.

Marketing Manager Tom Cullen said:

“Sausage and Cider Festival outdoors is a feel-good event with great music, a huge variety of cider flavors and great independent food operators. We are excited to be able to host our outside event in Oxford for a bigger and better event for the whole family to indulge in! The new announcement of the silent disco, and Mini Grooverz tent, will give you even more to look forward to.”

Demand for the event is already high with pre-sale tickets selling out in just 4 days.

And half price tickets are selling fast from just £19.50.

When: Saturday 24th June 2023

Where: Oxford Rugby Football Club

North Hinksey Park,
End of North Hinksey Lane,
North Hinksey Village,