Win tickets to the 2016 Cambridge Rock Festival

Carl Palmer is returning to the Cambridge Rock Festival with his  ELP Legacy Band
Carl Palmer is returning to the Cambridge Rock Festival with his ELP Legacy Band
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The internationally renowned annual Cambridge Rock Festival holds its 12th event in 2016 over four days in August – and in this special Lynn News competition we have five pairs of weekend tickets to give away to five lucky winners.

The Festival operates multiple stages with a real-ale (and local ciders!) bar, food, on-site camping, family friendly atmosphere and features nationally and internationally known classic and progressive rock bands, blues and folk. The last Festival featured no less than 100 bands!

Fans enjoy the show at the last Cambridge Rock Festival

Fans enjoy the show at the last Cambridge Rock Festival

It all kicks off on Thursday, August 4, with top tribute bands including The Pure Floyd Show and Creedence Clearwater Review. On Friday 5th you can see Cregan and Co (with Rod Stewart’s guitarist and co-songwriter Jim Cregan and on vocals X-Factor finalist Ben Mills); also confirmed are blues sensations The Mentulls, Doris Brendel and PearHandled Revolved.

One of progressive rock’s greatest legends, Carl Palmer, returns to the CRF on Saturday 6th August with his ELP Legacy band, having previously appeared at the CRF with Asia . He is joined by 80s star Hazel O’Connor and her band, CRF progressive metal favourites Hekz and also Pink Fairies.

Sunday 7th sees 70s progressive rock legends Focus return to the CRF for a third time; joining them are another legendary early band, Curved Air, and Purson who have recently toured with Kiss.

For your chance to win a pair of weekend tickets to this year’s Cambridge Rock Festival, please complete the following sentence (in not more than 20 words):

“I would like to attend the 2016 Cambridge Rock Festival because….”.

*Please note: In this Lynn News competition your entries must be sent in by email to: chris.hornby@jpress.co.uk and please type in Cambridge Rock Festival in the subject box. Please include your contact details in the email. The closing date for entries is Thursday, March 10.

*Terms and conditions: The winners will be chosen by the C.R.F., whose decision is final and entrants must provide their name, address and a valid contact email address and may only enter once each. Winners will be notified by email and their names will be held at the gate and given weekend wristbands upon arrival. Prizes may not be sold.

*For all the latest on the bands appearing or for ticket information visit www.cambridgerockfestival.co.uk