Butlin's Big Weekends Skegness

Rock the Boat - Music Cruise
For something completely different why not try
Rock the Boat Music Cruise.  Not Butlin's, but a cruise
with great acts from the 60's, 70's and 80's.

Big Weekend's at Skegness in 2017        2018

Butlin's Skegness: Music Weekends for adults.  Whether you like music from the 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's or for the first time this year the 2000's, there is a Big Weekend for you.  Also, throughout the year there are specials such as Rock and Blues Festival, Soul Weekenders, Northern Soul Weekender, Alternative Music Festival or the Folk Festival. 

What you get for your money:

  • Access to all live music venues
  • Accommodation throughout your stay
  • Access to the resort's bars, restaurants and facilities
  • Access to Splash Waterworld
  • Seaside location
  • No kids! (Over 18s only)

Please see the following for who's appearing. Unfortunately, these can change and hence cannot be guaranteed.

Skegness Butlins Big Weekends aka Butlins Music Weekends 2017

Dates Big Weekends Line-Up 2017
5 May Ultimate 80s

Mike, Cheryl and Jay formerly of Bucks Fizz; Sonia; Roachford; Go West; Katrina (formerly of The Waves); Pat Sharp; Tony Hadley; Comedy with Mick Miller

Plus Madness Tribute; Prince Tribute; Bruce Springsteen Tribute; Bon Jovi Tribute; Madonna tribute; Phil Collins Tribute; George Benson Tribute

15 Sep 90s Reloaded

Dru Hill, 5ive, Tall Paul, Brandon Block, Chesney Hawkes, Toby Anstis, Cream Tour, Ministry of Sound, The Comedy Club

Plus Take That tribute; Opening and Closing Parties; Fancy Dress Competition; Film Screenings; Big Screen Sports; Karaoke; Comedy; Silent Disco; Pool Party

22 Sep Northern Soul Survivors Weekend Brenda Holloway; Dean Parrish, Angelo Starr; P.P Arnold; Lorraine Silver; Tobi Legend; The Signatures; Tommy Hunt; Jonny Boy; Voices of Africa Gospel Choir
29 Sep Absolute 89s Weekender

Jason Donovan, Doctor & The Medics; Musical Youth; Pat Sharp;  Paul Young; Janet Kay and Carroll Thompson; Jive Bunny; The Comedy Club; Jonny Hates Jazz

PLUS The Jam tribute; Madness Tribute; Fancy Dress Competition; Opening and Closing Parties; Big Screen Sports; Film Screenings; Comedy; Karaoke; Silent Disco; Pool Party

6 Oct The Great British Alternative Music Festival Ruts DC; The Skids; The Vapors; Lene Lovich; Church of Eon; Resistance 77; Knock Off; Theatre of Hate; Toyah; Secret Affair; Peter and the Test Tube Babies; plus many more
3 Nov We Love the 70s

Shalamar, Darts, Comedy with Mick Miller; Showaddywaddy; Les McKeown's Legendary Bay City Rollers

Plus Abba Tribute; Freddie Mercury Tribute; The Carpenters Tribute; Fancy Dress Competition; Big Screen Sports; Film Screenings

10 Nov Back Together: Back to the 2000s

 B*Witched; Atomic Kitten; Tim Westwood; Cascada; Gareth Gates; S Club Party; Ultrabeat (DJ Set)

PLUS Bon Jovi Tribute; Opening and Closing Parties; Film Screenings; Comedy Club; Karaoke; Silent Disco; Pool Party; Big Screen Sports

1 Dec The Great British Folk Festival Fairport Convention, Hothouse Flowers, St Agnes Fountain, Winter Wilson, Louise Jordan, Roger Davies
8 Dec Festival of the 60s

The Searchers; Gerry and the Pacemakers; Marmalade; Dave Berry and the Cruisers; The Swinging Blue Jeans; The Fortunes; The Easybeats; Union Gap; The Dreamers

PLUS The Everly Brothers Tribute; Big Screen Sports; Film Screenings


Skegness Butlins Big Weekends aka Butlins Music Weekends 2018

Dates Big Weekends Line-Up 2018
19 Jan The Great British Rock and Blues Festival  Dr Feel Good; Lucky Peterson; Alvin Youngblood Hart's Muscle Theory; Jo Harman; Rebecca Downes; Earl Thomas; Sari Schorr and the Engine Room; Rob Tognoni
26 Jan Legends of Soul Weekender  The Stylistics, Sheila Ferguson (from the Three Degrees); Jimmy James and the Vagabonds
02 Feb Absolute 80s Weekender  
23 Feb Bootleg Ball  
02 Mar 90s Reloaded  
09 Mar Festival of the 60s

The Crystals ft La La Brooks; The Searchers

PLUS Film Screenings; Big Screen Sports

16 Mar We Love the 70s

The Jimmy Osmond Show

PLUS Film Screenings; Big Screen Sports

14 Sep 90s Reloaded  
21 Sep Northern Soul Survivors  
28 Sep Ultimate 80s  
05 Oct The Great British Alternative Music Festival  
02 Nov We Love the 70s  
09 Nov Back Together  
30 Nov The Great British Folk Festival  
07 Dec Festival of the 60s  


So we can give you the information you need, please let us know your party size and the type(s) of accommodation you would be interested in. (Location and dates are useful too ?.)

Skegness Big Weekend Enquiry Form