Festivals Calendar 2017

Festival Dates and Information for your diary.

White Acres Festivals in 2017
Book your place NOW!
These are the dates and current availability for our major 2017 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 Lorna ring on 01726 862 526.

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

Spring Veterans Festival
Week commencing 20th March
Over 55s can join us for this four-day fishing event.
Sorry we’re full!

Frenzee Festival
Week commencing 27th March
Join 180 anglers for our traditional five-day, pellet-free festival.
Now taking bookings!

Coca-Cola & Preston Innovations Intermediate Festival
Week commencing 18th April
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 18th April
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!

Milo Festival^
Week commencing 8th May
With the warmer weather around this event, you can expect to see some much bigger weights.
Sorry we’re full!

Guru Festival
Week commencing 15th May
180 anglers fishing over five days with a chance to win some fantastic prizes.
Sorry we’re full!

Garbolino Spring Classic Festival
Week commencing 5th June
A friendly, less competitive four-day event, perfect for honing your skills before going on to fish our bigger festivals.
Sorry we’re full!

Virgin Festival^
Week commencing 19th June
Join 100 anglers for a four-day competition open to all non-sponsored anglers yet to win a 30 peg open match.
Sorry we’re full!

Summer Veterans Festival
Week commencing 3rd July
Over 55’s can join us for this four-day fishing event.
Sorry we’re full!

Maver Festival^
Week commencing 2nd October
A 180 peg match held over five-days and your last chance to qualify for the Preston Innovations Festival!
Now taking bookings!

Preston Innovations Festival^^
Week commencing 9th October
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 Resorts Masters.
Now taking bookings!

Parkdean Resorts Masters
14th October
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!

Winners Week
Week commencing 16th October
A week of fishing for all 2017 resident match winners. Your chance to win a seven-night holiday with Parkdean at White Acres.^^^
Now taking bookings!

Winter Veterans Festival
W/C 30th October
A four-day event for the over 55s, combining both modern and traditional styles.
Sorry we’re full!


Weekly Festivals

Saturday White Acres Open (depending on time of year)
Monday GOLD POOL Residents Match Draw at the First Bite Café 9.00am Fish 10.30am to 3.30pm
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 Resorts 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 Lorna a ring on 01726 862 526.
Alternatively you can call our reservations centre on 0844 335 3569 and they can help with your holiday booking. You can also email enquiries@parkdeanholidays.co.uk


Festival and weekly resident matches are subject to availability and entry fee. You must be in possession of a weekly permit to take part in the weekly resident matches. ^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 for the 2016 event or w/c 16 October 2017 for the 2017 event. All privately booked customers who have qualified require a £99 deposit. Dates subject to change.