Back to the 1930s

Put your 1930’s glad rags on, step back in time and come and join all the fun at New Lanark this September!

Back to the 1930s

About Back to the 1930s

Enjoy live music all afternoon from two, five piece bands; The Tenement Jazz Band and Award winning best jazz vocalist Ali Affleck and Speakeasy Swing (Scottish Jazz Awards 2014) with their vivacious stage presence, for a wild ‘joie de vivre’ celebration of music and fun.

Visitors to the 'Back To The 1930’s at New Lanark' will be able to enjoy a wide selection of activities including circus skills workshop, traditional craft and trades demonstrations, which include Traditional Sign writing, Millinery, Spinning, Weaving, Stonemasonry. You can also sit back and enjoy films in our 1930s Cinema, Vintage Food stalls, Speakeasy Gin Bar, Pop-up 1930’s New Lanark and The Gourock Ropework Company exhibition, Children’s Vintage Games and Crafts.

Step back in time and experience the changes which were beginning to take place at New Lanark in the 1930s. New Lanark’s 'Back To The 1930s at New Lanark' will be open from 12 - 4pm on Sunday 1st September 2019. Entry FREE.

What's Happening?
• A stage with live music all afternoon featuring The Ali Affleck Speakeasy Swing Band and The Tenement Jazz Band
• Traditional crafts and trades demonstrations including sign writing, Milliner, Spinner, Weaver & Stonemasons
• 1930s Cinema
• Vintage motorbikes and bicycles
• Lindy Hoppers Dance Sessions
• LAMS
• Circus Skills
• Vintage Food Stalls
• Speakeasy Gin Bar
• Pop up 1930s New Lanark & The Gourock Ropework Company Exhibition
• Children's Vintage Games and Crafts

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Back to the 1930s are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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