Butlins Big Weekends, Minehead 2017

2017    2018

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 2017

Dates Big Weekends Who's Appearing
27 Oct Absolute 80s  Halloween Ball

Doctor & The Medics; Musical Youth; T'Pau; Tony Hadley; The Comedy Club

Plus Fancy Dress Competition; Opening and Closing Parties; Film Screenings; Big Screen Sports; Karaoke; Comedy; Silent Disco; Pool Party

10 Nov Shiiine On Weekender Happy Mondays, Levellers, The Wonder Stuff, The Farm, The Wedding Present, Pop Will Eat Itself plus many more
17 Nov Madness House of Fun Weekender Madness
23 Nov PDC Darts Players Championship Finals  Also 4 nights option (starts Thursday)
1 Dec Cream 25th Anniversary Weekender


Minehead Butlins Big Weekends aka Butlins Music Weekends 2018

Dates Big Weekends Line-Up 2018
19 Jan Festival of the 60s

The Searchers; Con & Dec - The Bachelors; Marmalade; Herman's Hermits; Dave Berry; The Merseybeats; Ray Ennis & The Original Blue Jeans; P.P Arnold; Chris Farlowe; Wayne Fontana; The Nashville Teens

 26 Jan Giants of Rock Hawkwind; Uriah Heep; Magnum; Nazareth; Larry Carlton;
 02 Feb

Steps Weekend on the Dancefloor

 23 Feb Absolute 80s Weekendeer Heaven 17; Sonia; Toyah; Nathan Moore of Brother Beyond; Katrina (formerly of The Waves); Boney M; T'Pau; Shakatak; Altered Images; Doctor & The Medics; Chesney Hawkes
 02 Mar Darts UK Open Final  
 09 Mar Bootleg Ball The Beatles (The Beatles Experience); The Rolling Stones (The Rollin' Clones); ABBA (ABBA Rival); Madonna (Vogue); UB40 (UB40 Experience); Bon Jovi (Bon Jovi Experience); Stereophonics (Stereoironics); Kasabian (Kazabian); Green Day (Green Date); Kaiser Chiefs/Arctic Monkeys/The Killers (Kaiser Monkey Killers); Tom Jones (Martin Jarvis); The Smiths (The Smiths Indeed); The Jam (The Jam'd); Foo Fighters (GB Foo Fighters); Nirvana (Nirvana UK)
16 Mar 90s Reloaded: On the Decks  N-Trance (DJ Set); Junior Jack; Trevor Nelson; Scott Mills; Judge Jules etc
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 90s Reloaded  
21 Sep Absolute 80s Mike, Cheryl and Jay formerly of Bucks Fizz
05 Oct We Love the 70s Leo Sayer


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