Have fun in sun for free; Banish the summer time blues without spending a penny. MARION McMULLEN finds out how to enjoy the summer on the cheap at some of Britain's top outdoor shows.
THERE'S summer music in the city with top names like JLS, inset, Neil Young and Little Mix in concert. Alongside the ticketed music shows are lots of free performances at the city's Sefton Park including the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, jazz, reggae, folk, Latin and African music in the park, The Beatles Years, Soul II Soul and The Christians. | visitliverpool.com EAT! NewcastleGateshead - August 23 to September 8 SIXTEEN days celebrating the best food and drink produced and served in the North-east.
| newcastlegateshead.com/eat-festival Manchester Pride 2013 - August 23-26 MORE than 40 events across the city from theatre and performance to art and culture. The free parade runs across the city and is watched by tens of thousands each year. Manchester Pride's Big Weekend festival site is a ticketed event, with wristband sales going to LGBY charities. | manchesterpride.com Feel Good Festival - August 30-31 FREE weekend event in Rochdale including live music, cooking demonstrations and a food market. Celebrity chef Simon Rimmer, festival favourite Aazam Ahmad and Farooq Ahmed will be offering recipes to tempt the tastebuds. | rochdalefeelgoodfestival.co.uk
| Supermarket trolley dance, below, will be one of the acts on show at the free Summer In Southside festival in Birmingham
| A scene from the parade at Stockton International Riverside Festival last year, far left, the York Shakespeare Project who will be performing at RSC's Live at the Dell, left, and the Manchester Pride parade, right
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|Publication:||Daily Post (Conwy, Wales)|
|Date:||Jul 22, 2013|
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