UPCOMING FESTIVALS


Cafe Rene Rhythm & Blues Festival 2016

25th july - 31st july

free entry

Cafe Rene is proud to present the 14th Cafe Rene Rhythm and Blues Festival as part of Gloucester Blues 2016.Free entry for a week jammed with fantastic Rhythm and Blues music with a band playing in the bar Monday to Thursday and then onto the The Green Stage in Greyfriars for Friday, Saturday and Sunday.We will be running a Real Ale and Cider Festival and look out for the fabulous Rene BBQ and Hog Roast, outside bars and contagious atmosphere.

For more information please go to www.cafereneblues.co.uk or www.facebook.com/events/1496915610628773/


Monday 25th 9.30pmINNES SIBUN

http://www.innessibun.org.uk/



Tues 26th July 9.30pmDEBBIE BOND
http://www.debbiebond.com/



Weds 27th July 9.30pm
LEWIS CREAVEN
http://www.thelewiscreavenband.co.uk/



Thurs 28th July 9.30pm
THE WORRIED MEN
http://www.theworriedmen.com/



Friday 29th July
7.30pm FUNKE AND TWO TONE BABY
http://www.funkeandthetwotonebaby.co.uk/



9pm MIKE HODDINOT AND BLUES ALLSTARS
http://www.mikehoddinottbluesallstars.com/



Saturday 30th July
2pm FOUR DEAD CROWS
https://fourdeadcrows.bandcamp.com/releases



3.15pm DOUG MCLEOD
http://www.doug-macleod.com/



4.30pm VICTORIA KLEWIN AND THE TRUE TONES
http://www.vk-tt.com/



5.45pm SWAMP CANDY
http://www.swampcandy.com/



7pm RED BUTLER
http://www.redbutlermusic.co.uk/



8.15pm SOLID GONE
https://www.facebook.com/SolidGone4/



9.15pm SARI SCHORR AND THE ENGINE ROOM
http://www.sarischorr.com/



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Sunday 31st July
2pm WILL EDMUNDS BAND
https://www.facebook.com/willedmundsband/



3.15pm LUKE DOHERTY BAND
http://www.lukedoherty.com/newsite/



4.30PM SWAMP GRASS
http://www.swampgrass.co.uk/



6PM GLAS
http://www.glasband.co.uk/



7.30PM DELLA GRANTS
http://www.thedellagrants.com/



9PM BAND OF FRIENDS
http://www.bandoffriends.eu/



PREVIOUS FESTIVALS

GLOUCESTER SHANTY FESTIVAL 2016

So we be havin' a pirate walk as part of the Shanty Festival in Gloucester. Don your best pirate clobber and meet at Café Rene on Saturday 28th May 2016. The Pirate Walk will leave at 2pm and will follow the route on the map! We should be ending up in King’s Square where there are children’s activities and more piratical fun.There will be a number of places you can have your face painted for that full pirate look:King’s Square + The Northend Vaults + Café RenéThere be a treasure trail too. All clues will be found at the venues marked on the map, so get digging for those clues! Each successful hunt will win a prize which can be redeemed at King’s Square, get in early! You can obtain all the treasure trail maps from all participating venues: Cafe Rene (before the walk starts), The Fountain, The Cross Keys, The New Inn,


SATURDAY 28TH MAY AT CAFE RENE 2PM



Look out for the Pirate Captain and his bunch of scurvy dogs on the way!



This is a children-friendly event!



Help us by joining in with the Pirate Chorus on the walk:



"
It’s all part of being a pirate (a pirate) (a pirate):
You can’t be a pirate with all of your parts
It’s all part of being a pirate (a pirate) (a pirate):
You can’t be a pirate with all of your parts


RENE:GADE FESTIVAL 2016



The Rene:Gade Festival is now in its seventh year and 2016 is set to be the biggest one yet with a whole day of live music, graffiti, and art. We host this on the 30th April and offer free entry all we ask is donations to the Free Art Friday movement on entry to the gallery at St Mary De Crypt.


The Green Stage will be hosting this awesome line up:


Arankas Cackle

Prime Position

Junior Bill

Captain Accident

King Solomon

General Skank


Artists painting live on Greyfriars Green:



Beastie - Lokey - Georgie - Ytak - J520 - Dice 67 - Decay - Trix - Nicola - Annatomix - Bill Daggs



ART AND SCULPTURE

This years gallery is in partnership with Beastie and takes St Mary de Crypt Church adjacent to Cafe Rene. Both local and national artists will be exhibiting and selling their artwork with 100% commission to the artists. Donations welcome for the Free Art Friday movement.



Artists involved in the Mary De Crypt gallery:



Beastie - Zabou - Lockey - Kineta Hill - Dave Seed - Paul McKee - J520 - Nam - Trix - Georgie - Dice 67 - DECAY - YTAK - Radar Rebel - Bunny Boilers - Katy Barnfield - ThugWife Illustration - 23Magpies - UNITY - Kelly Noble - Sarah Thomson - Dan Cummings - Stephanie Lockey


We will also have an outside bar and Café René'a famous BBQ all day!


For more information on this exciting event please go to the Rene:Gade Festival 2016 event page: www.facebook.com/events/1663279250627610/


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