Silicon Dreams and the Vintage Computer Festival is coming up in July and the organisers have released ticket and price information. The event takes place 5th to 7th of July with the prices as:


Advance Advance Door Door
Day Weekend Day        Weekend
Adult £14 £18 £15 £20
Child £9 £11 £10 £13
Family £34 £43 £35 £45

Day tickets will be valid for the Saturday or Sunday only tickets go on sale on Monday (May 13th) from The festival is aimed at families, fans of technology and computers, and schools. The tagline is that it’s a celebration of the silicon chip, but that doesn’t just include computer games and programming. It also celebrates technology in the creative arts too, such as music

On Friday 5th there is Silicon Dreams – Raspberry Jam Education and Workshop Day prices and tickets are available via

Tickets for the evening with Martyn Ware from Heaven 17 costs £49 and are available from here, details:

Silicon Dreams : An Evening With Martyn Ware promises to be a very special evening for just two hundred lucky people. It will take place at the Century Theatre, Snibston Discovery Museum on Saturday 6th July 2013.

Food and a bar will be available as guests gather – a hog roast will be provided*. Guests will then convene to the theatre where Martyn will provide a fascinating insight into his career. This will be followed by live music from Northern Kind with a preview of their new album, Credible

You can find out more info on the Silicon Dreams site and you can read a Q&A with Simon Hewitt from Silicon Dreams here on TDL. We will be there at the vent in July, it should be a lot of fun.

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