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  • HAC 26th January 2018

    The Kinks Experience

    Travel back in time, to an era of Dansettes and desert boots, when R'n'B meant rhythm and blues, not Rihanna and Beyonce.

    Ayrshire's premier Kinks tribute act The Kinks Experience will kick off Freckfest's new gig year in style with a selection of stomping Kinks Klassiks.

    At only £7 a ticket, you really got me.....

    Tickets available from the HAC or via here.

    Travel back in time, ...
  • Troon Concert Hall 17th February 2018

    Seaside Ska 4

    Up Troon Top Rankin'!

    It's the return of our ever-popular annual ska event by the sea.

    Shake off the winter blues with a night of hot skankin'; 4 great bands, 2 well-stocked bars, 1 top class ska DJ and the best-dressed audience in town.

    Up Troon Top Rankin'! It's ...
  • HAC 10th March 2018

    Horse

    Horse is an iconic and utterly unique singer/songwriter with a voice often described as a finely honed instrument, together with breathtaking stagecraft. Her music is both moving and uplifting, totally absorbing an audience whenever she performs.

    With a successful career expanding over two decades, she has opened and toured with several international artists including
    Tina Turner, BB King, Bryan Ferry, Burt Bacarach. One of her best known songs Careful, was covered by Will Young.

    This special show will feature Horse with a pianist.

    Tickets available direct from the HAC or via here.

    Horse is an iconic ...

Blue Rose Code - Edina

  • How to Support

    Freckfest is run by a group of dedicated music enthusiasts who aim to bring back a thriving music scene to ...
  • Tickets

    Freckfest tickets can be purchased at the Harbour Arts Centre box office in Irvine or through the Ticketweb website.

Made in Irvine. For Ayrshire.

Freckfest is a charitable organisation, voluntarily run by a small group of music enthusiasts. Named in honour of Willie Freckleton (browse these pages to find out all about him) our main aim is to revive a flagging local music scene.

Whether it's one of our monthly Freckfest Fridays in the intimate settings of the Harbour Arts Centre, a raucous night of ska in Troon Concert Hall or a big gig with a superstar name at the Grand Hall in Kilmarnock, we aim to put on something for everyone. You really should get along to one of our gigs...

To join our mailing list, please send your details to freckfest@gmail.com and we'll make sure you're kept up to date with all of Freckfest's goings on.

Freckfest is a registered Scottish charity: SC044712