Welcome back to the Bridgwater Quayside Festival

Summer Season June to August 2021

The Bridgwater Quayside Festival is a free annual festival of events and street arts, theatre, music, celebrating with our local and global audiences. This year it will be different to previous years encompassing a Covid safe programme with a mix of live stream and live outdoor performances and activities in Bridgwater as part of the summer season June to August.

Watch the festival film July 2021

Watch 2021 Livestream Performances 

Stay connected by Following BQuaysidefest Facebook, Twitter and FuseOutdoorArts

Join us on Saturday Aug 14th in Bridgwater Town Centre


If you live in Sedgemoor and would like to take part and join in please contact us 

Are you a local community group, a local charity, musician, poet, performer, singer, dancer, or would like to volunteer and help us or if you would like to volunteer at the one of Bridgwater Culture Partners venues let us know.

 Email us at:  bridgwaterquaysidefestival@gmail.com

Phone : 07866771601

Local stalls, charities, activities, musicians, dancers, singers, performers, poets and festival makers.



Fuse and Bridgwater Quayside Festival would like to thank the Arts Council England Emergency Response Fund, Culture Recovery Fund and Somerset Community Foundation for supporting the company whilst under lockdown and into recovery. This funding has helped provide creative opportunities and employment for artists and support the company with the cost of the micro virtual festival BQF2020 and supporting the arts projects, festival artists and events as part of BQF2021 summer season.



We would like to thank Sedgemoor District Council who have commissioned Fuse to organise the events. Bridgwater Town Council for supporting Fuse schools eco arts workshops and festival trail. The Bridgwater Cultural Partnership for their continuing support. Somerset Film, Bridgwater Library, Bridgwater Arts Centre, Blake Museum, Bridgwater Carnival, Sedgemoor FM and Bridgwater International for their support and contributions to the festival.





We are grateful to those that have made a charitable donation. You can make a donation in several ways.

On our  Support Us page, direct to Just Giving.

Charity collections on the day of events with thanks to Bridgwater Rotary club collecting on our behalf

Or via the PayPal link below.

This year’s charities  are the Bridgwater Food Bank and the League of Friends of Bridgwater Hospital.

We thank you for your help, kindness and continuing support.


If you have any questions or queries or need further information please contact us.

email: bridgwaterquaysidefestival@gmail.com.