Festivals Calendar 2016

Festival Dates and Information for your diary.

White Acres Festivals in 2016
Book your place NOW!
These are the dates and current availability for our major 2016 Festivals. If you would like to book you accommodation, or you are looking to fish and would like to go on the match reserve lists please give us a ring on 01726 862 526.

*Please Note:
To be eligible to fish any White Acres festival, you must be booked into a Parkdean owned accommodation at White Aces.

New for 2016: Veterans festival
Week commencing 21st March 2016
Over 55s can join us for this four-day fishing event.
Now taking bookings!

Coca-Cola & Preston Innovations Intermediate Festival
Week commencing 28th March 2016
For intermediate anglers aged 16-21, looking to go on to fish senior festivals. With fantastic winners’ prizes and goodie bags for all who enter.
Now taking bookings!

Coca-Cola & Drennan Junior Festival
Week commencing 28th March 2016
Festival fishing open to youngsters of all abilities up to 15 years of age, with generous winners’ prizes and goodie bags up for grabs.
Now taking bookings!

Bait Tech Festival
Week commencing 18th April 2016
Join 180 anglers for our traditional five-day, pellet-free festival.
Now taking bookings!

Guru Festival
Week commencing 25th April 2016
A brand new sponsor for 2016 with fantastic prizes. 180 anglers fishing over five days.
Now taking bookings!

Milo Festival^
Week commencing 9th May 2016
With the warmer weather around this event, you can expect to see some much bigger weights.
Now taking bookings!

Garbolino Spring Classic Festival
Week commencing 23rd May 2016
A friendly, less competitive four-day event, perfect for honing your skills before going on to fish our bigger festivals.
Now taking bookings!

Preston Innovations Parkdean Pairs Festival
Week commencing 6th June 2016
Pair up and take on everyone from seasoned festival anglers to beginners and even husband and wife partnerships.
Now taking bookings!

Olde English Cider Virgin Festival^
Week commencing 20th June 2016
Join 80 anglers for a four-day competition open to all non-sponsored anglers yet to win a 30 peg open match.
Sorry we’re now full!

Summer Veterans
Week commencing 2nd July 2016
Now taking bookings!

Maver Festival^
Week commencing 26th September 2016
A 180 peg match held over five-days and your last chance to qualify for the preston innovations festival!
Sorry we’re now full!

Preston Innovations Festival^^
Week commencing 3rd October 2016
180 anglers qualifying via a previous white acres festival or resident match are invited to our biggest festival of the year. The top 24 go on to fish the parkdean masters.
Now taking bookings!

Parkdean Masters 2016
8th October 2016
One of the biggest events in the uk with our top 24 anglers competing for the chance to win a £25,000 grand prize.
Now taking bookings!

Parkdean Winners Week 2016
Week commencing 10th October 2016
A week of fishing for all 2016 festival and resident match winners. Your chance to win a seven-night holiday with parkdean.^^^
Now taking bookings!

Veterans Festival
Week commencing 31st October 2016
A four-day event for the over 55s, combining both modern and traditional styles
Sorry we’re now full!

Winter Garbolino
Week commencing 28th November 2016
Sorry we’re now full!


Weekly Festivals

Saturday White Acres Open (depending on time of year)
Sunday TBC
Monday GOLD POOL Residents Match Draw at the First Bite Café 9.00am Fish 10.30am to 3.30pm
Tuesday TBC
Wednesday BRONZE POOL Residents Match, Draw at the First Bite Café 9.00am Fish 10.30am to 3.30pm
Thursday Rover Match (senior, Junior & Ladies sections), Draw at the Tackle Shop at 9.00am Fish 10.30am to 3.30pm

Qualify for our £25,000 Parkdean Masters by winning a Monday, Wednesday or Thursday match AND win yourself a free holiday by winning a residents match!


if you have any festival enquiries or to make a booking please give Amanda at White Acres Reception a call on 01726 862100 Ext 104.
For holiday bookings or to receive a free brochure call our Reservations Centre on 0344 335 3569. You can also visit www.whiteacres.co.uk


Festival and weekly matches are subject to availability and entry fee†. Subject to terms and conditions.
^Limited places, so you may need to be added to the waiting list and then contacted if places become available.
^^Anglers must qualify on a White Acres event for the Preston Innovations Festival. Places on this festival cannot be booked.
^^^Accommodation for winners week is up to the value of £250. Subject to terms and conditions. Upgrades are available at request and the difference in value will need to be paid in full before the w/c 10 October 2016. All privately booked customers who have qualified require a £99 deposit.