We love a good festival at BDV! Here’s what we have planned for 2017!

Houghton Hall’s International Horse Trials – Houghton Hall, Norfolk, 25-28 May 2017

Being involved in this event was a highlight of our 2016 calendar and we are so excited to be back again in 2017 with a bigger and better offering! For more information click here!


We had a great 2016 with vintage festivals … here’s where we went!

Our BIG Vintage Festival – Kelham Hall, Newark March 5th 2016 


A grandiose vintage festival set in Kelham Hall (just 5 minutes off the A1 at Newark). Kelham Hall is a magnificent Victorian house built in 1863 and set within 42 acres of luscious gardens and parklands. The perfect vintage occasion with copious workshops, classic cars, live bands, dancing and of course plenty of vintage stalls!

BRAND NEW The Clayshed’s Big Vintage Festival – The Clayshed, Hoults Yard, Newcastle, April 23rd 2016

Hoults new logoA lovely day had in Newcastle … set in an quirky industrial setting we had a ball!

The Stody Boutique Festival – Stody Lodge near Holt, Norfolk, 22nd May 2016


Another new festival for 2016 festival, set in the heart of Norfolk Norfolk – near the Georgian town of Holt at Stody Gardens. This festival was brilliant – AND the sun was out. A great attendance from customers all over Norfolk and a great finish by Katrina – from Katrina and the Waves!

Vintage Zone at Houghton Hall’s International Horse Trials – Houghton Hall, Norfolk, May 26-29th 2016


This was an exquisite vintage shopping tipi with fab vintage tearoom! We can’t wait until next year! The perfect quintessential addition to a very well known horse trail!


Scampston Hall’s BIG Vintage Festival – Scampston Hall, Near York, June 12th 2016


Set in the picturesque lakesaide gardens of the regency Scampston
, which is home to the award winning Walled Gardens, this event really is the perfect vintage festival!

The weather just about held out for us and we had a fab turn out as ever!

Vintage zone at Deershed Festival – Thirsk, North Yorkshire, July
22nd-24th 2016

We loved being part of this super child friendly festival just outside of Thirsk … a laid back event with lots of vintage loving customers and fab music to boot! We can’t wait until 2017!

Kelham Hall’s Big Vintage Festival Weekend – Kelham Hall, Near Newark, November 12th and 13th 2016

A fabulous weekend of all things vintage set in the grandiose venue – Kelham Hall! A firm favourite with traders and customers alike – it’s lovely to see customers dressing up for the occasion!

Why not become a Britain Does Vintage trader? To sign up and get the ball rolling click here!