or call the box office on 01297 442138
Please note that a 10% booking fee applies online and via the Tourist Info Centre
Full price: £15.00
Running time: 2hours (approx)
Scrumpy & Western since 2010
Rising from the cider soaked floors of Dorset’s back street boozers, the Skimmity Hitchers now roam the full girth of the
West Country and beyond. Bringing their dry and fruity blend of Scrumpy & Western music to venues, festivals and fairs,
these scrumpy swillin’ reprobates appeal to young and old, and everyone from folkies tocider punks, beardy badgers to shifty blaggers.
The ‘Hitchers blend razor sharp parodies and original material with a raucous stage show, spontaneous audience interaction,
cheeky banter and general cider shenanigans…
In their quest to bring proper job drinkin’ music to the masses the band have stolen the show at events of all types and sizes.
Highlights include Camp Bestival, Boomtown Fair, Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival and headline slots at the Great Dorset Steam Fair
and OutCider Festival, but there’s simply nowhere these four fruity fellas can’t instigate a good time.
They have Christened children, tamed hordes of hairy bikers and even serenaded Tony Benn with his own personal number.
Oh, and believe it or not they’re the first Scrumpy & Western band EVER to play the USA having toured Oregon, Washington and Vancouver BC in February 2016. Yeeeeha!