Margate Mod & Sixties Festival


We are sad to announce the postponement of MARGATE MOD/60’S FESTIVAL 2020.

Your safety and wellbeing are paramount to us along with all the artists and staff.

With the full extent of COVID 19 Virus now clear we want to give you as much time as possible to cancel/amend hotel and travel bookings.

We have been working hard to secure the new festival date which is 28/29/30 MAY 2021 with the same line-up and venues confirmed.

ALL TICKETS purchased are VALID and will transferred across automatically.      

Thank you so much to all of you who bought tickets and supported the festival we have had a terrific response and hope that you will join us next year for one hell of a party when this is over.

In the meantime please stay safe and do all you can to look after yourself, loved ones and others, wherever possible. 

Kind Regards Rob & Eli X

About Great British Music & Culture

Great British Music & Culture are an experienced partnership team developed by Eli Thompson of Margate Soul Weekend & Rob Bailey of New Untouchables, to establish exciting arts events, festivals and club promotions specifically related to British Youth Culture in Margate, Kent.

GBMC 2020 EVENTS      22 - 25 MAY        (Whitsun Bank Holiday)              MARGATE MOD & SIXTIES FESTIVAL



Great British Music & Culture are excited to announce the line-up for our 2020 festival.

Our daytime events include live music, DJ's and market outdoors on Saturday & Sunday in Centre of the OLD TOWN.

The scooter run takes place 12 noon on Sunday meet at Duke Street, the Parade CT9 1EY (Margate Old Town)

All evening events take place at the fabulous Olby's and Studio One (Previously known as the DUGOUT) located right opposite the new Turner Arts centre.

This fantastic venue hosts three spaces including Live Music & DJ Venue, Soul Café with delicious food & Studio One basement DJ club room.


Pop in over the weekend and support our sponsors Thanet Area Scooter Services on Northdown Road.

The venue is surrounded by vintage shops, boutique hotels, family run cafes, restaurants and tea rooms.

You could also visit the UK's first ever fun fair, Dreamland which has many original Vintage rides and amusements.

Margate also offers one of the best Beaches in Britain and one of the few places you can watch the sun rise and set.

Book your tickets now!