After ten years of awesome music, packed out dancefloors, thousands of bands and smiley faces all round, Hockley Hustle Music Festival is proud to present the first instalment of Young Hustlers, a festival for Nottingham’s younger generations. Be a part of it: Be a Young Hustler
Family rave sensation Big Fish Little Fish are bringing their award winning, critically acclaimed, ultimate family party to Young Hustlers at Nottingham Contemporary! Helping parents be responsibly irresponsible since 2013 these events are designed to be as much fun for the adults as they are the children - they are social, daft, anarchic and creative spaces for all the family to enjoy.
Rave 1 - 1.30pm - 3pm
Rave 2 - 3.00pm - 4.30pm
You will be emailed closer to the time to chose your rave time slot.
Please click here for full info on the Big Fish Little Fish Rave.
A selection of live music featuring The Robin Hood Youth Orchestra and some great live bands including Johnny and The Raindrops.
Learn how to DJ with World Champion DJ, Mr Switch
Bash some beats at Percussion Workshops with a worldwide focus, hosted by Mystic Beats.
Design your Carnival Costume, help create the Young Hustlers flag, and show off your creations as a part of Hockley Hustle’s famous Samba Parade hosted by City Arts and Can Samba.
Write your songs with some of Nottingham’s best song writers.
Be amazed by interactive Science activities, incredible Circus Skills or Mystical Magicians Tricks.
Tell your stories, tell us about yourself, and share your words with young people from many different backgrounds in the multi lingual environment of, The Family Word Jam.
Write poems with Nottingham’s Young Poet Laureate, and help to design the Hockley Hustle Poem instillations, displayed throughout Hockley later on this year.
+ Much much more.
Venues and full festival lineups will be announced soon.
Terms & Conditions for the Big Fish Little Fish Family Rave at Nottingham Contemporary:
Parents remain responsible for their children at all times.
For families with younger children (8s and under) though all ages are welcome. Adults are not admitted unless accompanied by a child. A max of 3 children per adult. If there are more than 4 adults per child in your group please email email@example.com for pre-approval before buying tickets. Tickets are non-refundable. Each member of your group must have a ticket and pre-walking infants free (but ticketed). Will cost more on the door (if tickets available).
Please be aware that events are standing/dancing with limited seating, club lighting rigs (no strobes) are used and events are busy with around 300 people at each party – which helps create the rave ambience. Each event is stewarded and risk assessed in advance. Buggies must be left in buggy park and will not be allowed on the dance floor.