Plans for our 2018 programme are well underway and include:

• Talks and conversations featuring prominent celebrities
• Workshops and demonstrations by leading contemporary artists
• Top classical and jazz musical performances and events
• The return of the ‘Come & Sing’ Choral Workshop
• WW1 art exhibition
• Art competition exhibition
• “The Great Broadway Paintoff” – an opportunity to join in and be creative with exciting prizes!
• Theatre

Tickets for the very popular “Come and Sing” Choral Workshop on June 16th will soon be available to purchase through the events page of our website.

Registration for the Art Competition “Reflection” is now open. Download and complete the Registration Form or for any queries contact

NEW FOR 2018:

June 8-10

An exciting three day weekend event featuring artists, printmakers, jewellers, sculptors, ceramicists, designers and craftsmen demonstrating their skills. Specialist demonstrations led by some of this country’s most renowned contemporary artists 

Family Programme

Activities for all ages throughout the festival including storytelling, art, crafts, mural painting and clowning plus family day on June 16th featuring a very popular theatre production. Watch this space!

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We are delighted to have our key sponsors, NFU Mutual and Hayman-Joyce in place already but there are still opportunities for sponsorship available.  We would also like to hear from anyone who would like to be involved in the festival in any way. Email to express an interest.