Highest Point has announced that the PJ Masks and YolanDa’s Band Jam are to join the lineup for The Big Family Day Out this Sunday, at Williamson Park in Lancaster.

The Big Family Day out is back for its third year at the festival next weekend, with a huge number of free festival style events and activities designed for kids of all games all included within the ticket price. The event this year is sponsored by Booths, and will take place on the final day of Highest Point festival on Sunday 5th September. 

Once inside the event, guests can meet the PJ Masks as they’ll be making appearances at intervals throughout the day, see live performances from Yolanda’s Band Jam, The Cuban Brothers and Donny Disco, a grand parade, Tipi Den Building, Samba Drumming Workshops, Ibiza Beats Yoga, Arts and Craft Workshops, Mad Science, Magic and Theatre Shows, DJ workshops, storytelling, bubble displays and face painting.

Families attending the event can meet the PJ Masks at The Big Family Day Out, where the kids favourite TV superheroes will be making appearances at intervals across the day, 

YolanDa's Band Jam - as seen on Cbeebies – will perform on the main stage, getting the party started with her upbeat music and singalong favourites. The Cuban Brothers will blow the roof off, with their jaw dropping B-Boy action, riotous comedy and disco moves. If that wasn’t enough Donny Disco will keep everyone dancing and throwing shapes with one of his legendary DJ sets!

The whole family can throw some shapes at the BabyFunk Disco, hosted by Funkademia in The Dell, the festival’s woodland stage, with all sorts of wonderful surprises down there to keep the young and old entertained. 

Join the Grand Parade of the Weird & Wonderful lead by Fat Cat Brass Band on stilts for a walk around the park, think bubbles, confetti and dancing! 

The event runs from 10am - 4pm and there are still a small number of tickets available via the Skiddle website. Kids under the age of 5 can attend for free, with tickets for children aged 6-17 just £10, and tickets for adults available for £15.

The full Sunday lineup for The Big Family Day Out includes… 

Main Stage - PJ Masks / YolanDa’s Band Jam / The Cuban Brothers / Donny Disco 
The Chris Glaba New Music Stage - Live Bands
The Dell - Funkademia presents the BabyFunk Disco with DJs and activities
The Dip - Music  Workshops / Theatre Shows / Skiddle Academy DJ Workshops / Art Workshops / Craft Workshops / Ebubilio Giant Bubble Displays
The Sundial - Circus & Aerial Workshops & Performances
The Woods - Magic Shows / Storytelling / Tipi Den Building
The Waterfall - Family Ibiza Beats Yoga 
Throughout The Park - Samba Drumming Workshops / Mad Science / Theatre Shows / Art Workshops
The Big Family Day Out this year is being sponsored by retailer Booths. John Gill, head of Marketing and Trading said “Booths are absolutely delighted to sponsor The Big Family Day Out at Highest Point Festival 2021. I’m sure it will be a fun-filled day for all of the family!”  

The Big Family Day Out organiser, Holly Wignall added "We are all buzzing for the weekend, our new Big Family Day Out is going to be an unbelievable party, at the last event we saw so many smiling faces across the day. It’s an honour to be working with so many great local organisations and showcasing some of the amazing talent we have on our doorstep in Lancaster"

Highest Point Festival, which was originally meant to take place in May 2020,  will now span over four days, from Thursday 2nd September until Sunday 5th September. The biggest open-air music festival in the region, Highest Point, sets to welcome 25,000 ticket holders to a fun-filled musical weekend, in the incredible setting of Williamson Park.

Guests can expect to see more than one hundred artists across six stages over the course of the weekend, plus a premier regional street food and craft beer offering on site. 

The full festival line up is as follows:

James / Lightning Seeds / Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly

Rudimental (DJ set) / Wilkinson (DJ set) / Becky Hill  / Ella Eyre / Richy Ahmed / Sam Divine  / General Levy / 3D (Dave Seaman, Darren Emerson & Danny Howells) / Crazy P Soundsystem / Do Not Sleep / Josh Butler / East End Dubs / Seb Zito / Luuk Van Dijk / K-Klass / Monki /  / Jess Bays / PBR Streetgang / James Holroyd & many more

Rag'N'Bone Man / Clean Bandit (DJ Set) /  Hybrid Minds / The Futureheads / Hannah Wants / Ms Banks / Gentleman's Dub Club / Dimension / Friction / Ilyus & Barrientos / Pax / The Lottery Winners / The Lovely Eggs / Youngr / Emerald / Charlotte OC / Graeme Park / Anton Powers / Matt Thiss /  Funkademia / Lovedose / Demented Disco / The Hiphopalipz / Gareth Brooks / Juice Box & many more

Rick Astley / Sophie Ellis-Bextor / The Cuban Brothers

YolanDa’s Band Jam / The Cuban Brothers / Donny Disco
Free activities all day including: Live music / Interactive theatre / DJ sessions / Storytelling / Arts and crafts / Entry to the Butterfly House and mini zoo / Face painting and much more.

Tickets to The Big Family Day Out are on sale now and can be purchased from Skiddle here for £15 per adult, £10 per child (age 6-17), with kids under 5 going free. 

There are still a few general release tickets available for Thursday, Friday and Sunday Evening at the festival via Skiddle, although full weekend tickets have now sold out. 


Highest Point Festival
Highest Point Festival

Following a hugely successful 2019 weekender, Highest Point has confirmed its return to Williamson Park in Lancaster on 2nd - 4th September 2021. Rag ‘N’ Bone Man and Rudimental, each set to make their Lancashire debut. Highest Point have added an extra night to their weekend with James, Lightning Seeds & Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly playing at Williamson Park on Thursday 2nd September. Festival favourites James will take to the stage to play classics from their back catalogue, plus brand new music including their new single ‘Beautiful Beaches’ from their latest studio album All The Colours Of You.



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