2013 – Wonderland & Underland
‘Bucks Live Presents’ debuted in 2013 with Wonderland and Underland two exciting, linked events which were held on March 16th 2013 at the Bucks New University Campus in High Wycombe. The theme for the day was Alice in Wonderland.
Wonderland began the day at 10:00am focusing on the light hearted side of the Alice in Wonderland story with many characters appearing in costume throughout the day. Attractions included an assortment of inflatable play areas, fairground rides and a variety of workshops which were available for children to get involved with.
The event also had attractions to entertain the parents; a mad hatter’s tea party was held, a vintage fair which was ideal for a spot of shopping, and a selection of food stalls with an array of different foods to satisfy everyones tastes.
There were indoor and outdoor stages at the event with multiple bands and artists playing sets, along with various other forms of entertainment, and performances from different societies. Wonderland finished at 5.00pm and Underland followed….
Underland will begin after dark and ran until the early hours, focusing on the more sinister and dark side of the Alice in Wonderland Story. This 18+ event played host to some madly talented artists and entertainers throughout the night and into the early morning.
Aside from music Underland also offered a variety of temptations including a Shisha lounge, a photo booth, some incredible stilt walkers and fire breathers to set the scene.