There will again be five central festivals across the country, one in each area, plus a National Festival which will be hosted in Blackpool in September.
Cumbria 22nd April (venue TBC)
South East 10th June (Medway Dragons)
Yorkshire 15th July (Eastmoor, Wakefield)
Lancs / North West 12th August (Crosfields, Warrington)
(Date subject to confirmation)
National Festival - September 9, Blackpool
The festivals are open to all Masters players and Masters teams.
Team managers/organisers are asked to confirm their attendance to the Masters Steering Group regional representative (to Paul Ogden for the National Festival) by email with a copy to email@example.com.
Yorkshire and Lancs/N West regions will also hold season opening festivals for their own clubs.
The Yorkshire clubs' festival will take place on March 12 at Oulton Raiders. The Lancs/N West clubs' festival will be on March 25 - the venue is still to be confirmed.
Southampton Spitfires Masters are also holding a mini festival on May 6.
They would welcome entries from any Masters club - warm Masters hospitality awaits! Team Managers/Organisers are asked to confirm their entry to Adie Smith firstname.lastname@example.org - again with copy to email@example.com.