Jolly Up and Basingstoke Kite Festival

NORTH HANTS KITER’S JOLLY UP 20 on April 22nd & 23rd 2017

Gate open from 12noon on the Friday…

The site is located in the village of Cliddesden, just south of Basingstoke (not far from J6 of the M3).


On-site camping is available from Friday midday onwards (£10 per tent/camper for Fri and Sat night)

Fish and chips available on the Friday evening (via the zipwire!) from 6pm to 9pm.

The Saturday evening food will be the BBQ, tickets available on the weekend - (£8.00 and please try to bring a plate and cutlery!)

Once again we will be doing Jacket Potatoes for those interested at lunchtimes over the weekend, and Bacon rolls will be available on both mornings.

The Auction will once again be held on the Saturday evening, and any donations gratefully received before or on the week-end (before 4pm please if poss to give us time to set it all up and Hayley to sit down for a while (-: )

We may run the Beer Lift competition, wind permitting, same rules as before.


Roy’s Refreshment Tent will be open for Business, normal rules apply..


For further info, please either contact:

Roy on 07778 352825

Colin on 07770 338419

Or e-mail roy@kitesup.co.uk

For orders: hayley@kitesup.co.uk

You can pre-order your tee-shirt / poloshirt, etc. Please email Hayley if interested in doing so.

(The dates for this same event taking place later this year again are Aug 5th & 6th)

Please Note: this is NOT a Buggy/Boarding weekend, thank-you.

Basingstoke Kite Festival - 3rd & 4th June 2017


At Down Grange Sports Complex, Pack Lane, Basingstoke.

From 10am to 5pm (both days)

Come along and help us to celebrate our 25th Festival and join in the fun!!!!!

Guests from Home and Abroad will be joining in, and as well as things going on in the display arena, there will be the usual array of activities, along with various Kite & Food traders.

This year’s theme is PATTERNS

A raffle is held over the weekend with lots of donated kite related prizes, donations gratefully received!

On Saturday evening we will have our usual Social Get Together in the marquee, and all are welcome (There is a fee if you would like to join in with the Buffet, please pre-book and pay on the Saturday morning from the Raffle Team as available numbers are very limited!)

Camping is available on the Friday and Saturday evenings only, for £10.00 (payable on the weekend) and you will be able to get onsite from 1pm onwards on the Friday, no earlier please! (Council stipulation) There are Showers and Toilet facilities on site.

Come along and join in, and we look forward to seeing you there!!!

Contact: Alan Cosgrove (Main festival Organiser) 01256 421800

Roy Broadley (Kites Up) 01256 812487