The Fabulous SO Festival Returns!
Great news for antyopne planning a visit to Skegness this summer.
A fantastic lineup of entertainment, comedians, musicians and dazzling light shows are to be unleashed in Skegness once again this summer.
The festival will take place from 28th June until 07th July 2013.
To learn more and watch some videos of this years acts please visit our Skegness SO Festival 2013 page.
Perched on the 'drier side of Britain',
Skegness is a seaside resort that's small
enough to offer a friendly atmosphere, but
large enough to provide hours of
entertainment for young and old alike.
Until the town's first rail link was built in
the mid 1870s, Skegness had been little
more than a village with fewer than 400
residents, most of whom earned a living
as fishermen or farm labourers.
Once the trains began rolling into town,
Skegness soon burst into life as the
successful seaside holiday resort we know today.
The frequent rail excursions that brought
visitors to Skegness in their thousands
also gave rise to one of the town's
best known icons - the cheerful and
irrepressible Jolly Fisherman.
His 'birth' in 1908 came at the hand of
artist John Hassall, who created the
character for an advertising poster at the
request of the Great Northern
Take a look at our stunning gallery, including images of the Skegness SO festival 2012, the Olympic Tourch Relay and general images of the town taken throughout the season.
We look forward to including many new images from the upcoming 2013 season and welcome any images that you may wish to contribute to our ever growing library.