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Festival of Thrift, Redcar

Sep 14, 2019 - Sep 15, 2019

The first Festival took place in 2013 at Lingfield Point in Darlington, making a big impact regionally and nationally, with 27,000 visitors, 17,000 more than expected. 2014 saw the Festival grow with 40,000 visitors pouring through the gates increasing to 45,000...

Derby Festé

Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019

The 2019 event will be just as amazing as ever – but you will have to just wait a little while to find out more details as we start to look at what surprises and events we can put together...

Bournemouth Arts by the Sea

Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019

Arts by the Sea was launched by BCP Council in 2011 and has grown from strength to strength, becoming an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation in 2015. The festival is Bournemouth’s annual celebration of art, culture, people and place,...

Batley Festival (Creative Scene)

Sep 28, 2019

Now in it’s 8th year, the festival promises a fun-filled family day out with free performance and activities for all ages. Thousands of people attend the festival in the centre of Batley, with activities taking place on the Market Place cobbles...

Journeys Festival International, Manchester

Oct 04, 2019 - Oct 13, 2019

Journeys Festival International celebrates the creative talent of exceptional refugee and asylum seeker artists and shares the refugee experience through great art. The Festival, led by ArtReach, a contemporary arts development agency and a registered charity (No. 1180816), takes place annually in...

Dance Umbrella, London

Oct 08, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019

Dance Umbrella is London’s international dance festival, celebrating 21st century choreography across the capital. Dance Umbrella’s mission is to celebrate 21st century choreography. We do so enthusiastically and collaboratively through an annual, international London festival, through year-round creative learning opportunities for all ages, and...

Light Night Leeds

Oct 10, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019

Light Night is one of the UK’s largest annual arts and light festivals, and over two special nights in early October some of Leeds’s most recognisable indoor and outdoor spaces are transformed by spectacular artworks and captivating performances by local,...

Bloomsbury Festival, London

Oct 11, 2019 - Oct 20, 2019

Established in 2006, Bloomsbury Festival is a creative explosion of arts, culture and science.  For five days each October, the streets, parks, museums, galleries, laboratories and public and private buildings of this vibrant cultural quarter play host up to 130 events which attract...