Ribble International Valley Jazz Festival 2018, 3rd - 7th May

2 Book tickets at The Grand’s Ticket Office - see full details at the bottom of page 3. - Amazing venues, great atmosphere! VENUES The Grand Theatre The multi-million-pound auditorium is a superb state- of-the-art venue with great acoustics. Also home to a professional recording studio offering world-class equipment plus contemporary dance rehearsal rooms, and a relaxed café. As well as our jazz gigs there’s a full programme of events from theatre to music to exhibitions. The Grand Theatre, 18 York Street, Clitheroe BB7 2DL Tel: 01200 421 599 Web: www.thegrandvenue.co.uk Holmes Mill Home to the Bowland Beer Hall and possibly the longest bar in Britain and so it’s a great place to meet up and have a jazz jam - free monthly Jazz Jam sessions featuring local musicians. This former textile mill has been brought back to life as a food, drink and leisure hub. Having Bowland Brewery and a minimum of 24 cask ales on their big bar you’re sure to be spoilt for choice. Listen to live music in the atmospheric Engine Room and have a hearty meal, enjoy a cappuccino then pop into the food hall for the area’s fabulous local produce. Holmes Mill, Greenacre Street, Clitheroe BB7 1EB Tel: 01200 401035 Web: www.holmesmill.co.uk The Atrium SMSJ Old School Rooms The Old School Rooms is a multi-purpose venue for all occasions. The fantastic, large function room has seen them all from the Hackney Collery Band to Soft Machine to the Clitheroe Pop Choir. It has a fully licensed bar with a good selection of beers and spirits at very reasonable prices and nice, friendly staff. Adjoining is the refurbished, modern bar, open 6 days of the week to all. Enjoy the company of Kevin, the landlord, play a game of darts, or make use of the full size snooker table. There’s also an 11ft big screen that shows all of the major sporting events on both Sky and BT Sports just in case there’s a big game you need to see over the Jazz Festival weekend! The Atrium Café Bar The Atrium Café Bar is at the top of the hill beside the castle with great views of the Ribble Valley. It is a stunningly modern venue, that during the day serves food and drink for visitors to the park, castle museum and art gallery and, in the evening, transforms into an intimate venue for lively jazz music. Chef-patron, James Harper’s kitchen produces exceptional fine dining. Starters, mains and puddings are available before the jazz club nights from 5pm to 7.30pm. All dietary requirements are catered for and they have a daily selection of gluten and dairy-free products. Please call The Atrium on 01200 442630 to book your table. Venue Illustrations by Dan Alderson