Butlins Big Weekends, Minehead 2018

2018     2019

Butlin's Minehead: 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 the Giants of Rock, Disco Weekender, Soul Weekenders, Shiiine On Weekender, the Halloween Ball and the Bootleg Ball.  Plus there are two top darts tournaments

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.

Minehead Butlins Big Weekends aka Butlins Music Weekends 2018

Dates Big Weekends Line-Up 2018
23 Mar We Love the 70s

 The Jimmy Osmond Show; Boney M; Smokie; The Real Thing; Mud II; The Rubettes Ft. Bill Hurd; Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers; Showaddywaddy; Racey; Brotherhood of Man

20 April Soul Weekender

Billy Ocean; Shalamar; Shakatak; Jimmy James and the Vagabonds; Gwen Dickey's Rose Royce; Heatwave; Soul Xpress ft. Phinesta Taylor; Natasha Watts; Midnight Soul Sisters

Plus Diana Ross Tribute; Barry White Tribute; Whitney Houston Tribute; Luther Vandross Tribute; Big Screen Sports

08 Jun 90s Reloaded DMC of Run DMC; East 17; 911; The Honeyz; Anita Doth formerly of 2 Unlimited; N-Trance (DJ Set); General Levy; Whigfield; Baby D
15 Jun Absolute 80s Weekender Jason Donovan; Roachford; Mike, Cheryl and Jay formerly of Bucks Fizz; Modern Romance; Toyah; Nathan Moore of Brother Beyond; Sybil
07 Sep Ibiza Legends Judgment Friday ft:; Judge Jules
Kissy Sell Out;
Monster Opening Party ft:; Brandon Block & Alex P; Jon Pleased Wimmin; Dave Pearce;
Cream ft: Faithless DJ Set; Seb Fontaine; Kisstory; DJ Pied Piper; Mike Delinquent;
Eden ft: Danny Howard; Jonathan Ulysses; Alison Limerick; Baby D
21 Sep Absolute 80s

Living In A Box ft. Kenny Thomas; Aswad; Mike, Cheryl and Jay formerly of Bucks Fizz; The Neville Staple Band; Bad Manners; Junior Giscombe; Curiosity Killed The Cat; Altered Images; Chesney Hawkes; Nathan Moore of Brother Beyond; Junior Giscombe; Jive Bunny; Pat Sharp (DJ Set)

PLUS Freddie Mercury Tribute; Michael Jackson Tribute; Wham! (Tribute Act); The Blues Brothers Tribute


05 Oct We Love the 70s Eban Brown (former lead singer of The Stylistics); Leo Sayer; The Real Thing; Showaddywaddy; Brotherhood of Man; Mud II; Linda Lewis; Precious Wilson; Angelo Starr; Racey; Ray Lewis (Formerly of The Drifters); Geno Washington & the Ram Jam Band
 12 Oct Back to the 2000s Scouting for Girls; Shayne Ward; Gareth Gates; Blazin' Squad; Liberty X; Scott Mills; Tim Westwood; Toby Anstis; DJ Sammy
2 Nov Absolute 80s Weekender: Halloween Ball

Roachford; Go West; Paul Young; Boney M; The Blow Monkeys; Hue and Cry; T'Pau; Sonia; Musical Youth; Nathan Moore of Brother Beyond; Haywoode; Jive Bunny

Plus Pet Shop Boys (Pet Shop Boys The Tribute); Duran Duran Tribute; Whitney Houston Tribute; Wham! (Tribute Act); Madness Tribute; The Blues Brothers Tribute; Freddie Mercury Tribute; Bobby Davro 

16 Nov Shiiine on Weekender  
22 Nov Dart Players Championship Finals 4 night option
23 Nov Darts Players Championship Finals  3 night option
30 Nov Madness House of Fun Weekender  
7 Dec Cream Weekender  

Minehead Butlins Big Weekends aka Butlins Music Weekends 2019

Dates Big Weekends Who's Appearing
 18 Jan  Festival of the 60s The Troggs; The New Amen Corner with original Manfred Mann singer Mike d'Abo; Herman's Hermits; Marmalade
 25 Jan Giants of Rock Skid Row; Brian Downey's Alive And Dangerous; The Chris Slade Timeline; Atomic Rooster; Ethyrfield (2018 Introducing Stage winner); Departed (2018 Introducing Stage winner); Black Whiskey (2018 Introducing Stage winner)
8 Feb Absolute 80s Weekender  
28 Feb Darts UK Open Finals  4 night option
1 Mar Darts UK Open Finals 3 night option
15 Mar On the Decks (90s)   
22 Mar We Love the 70s  
7 Jun 90s Reloaded  
14 Jun Absolute 80s Weekender  
6 Sep 90s Reloaded  
20 Sep Absolute 80s Weekender  
4 Oct We Love the 70s   
25 Oct Absolute 80s Weekender  


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 ?. )

Minehead Butlins Big Weekend Enquiry Form