The main objectives of the festival are: To provide an annual sustainable festival in Cockermouth. To provide opportunities for young musicians in West Cumbria, helping them to further their musical ambitions and to provide equal opportunities for all sections of the community to be involved in music. To help bands get established in the local area both through the festival and CockRock Promotions. To support local charities within the area. To make sure our festival goers have a great time!