Bridgwater Quayside Festival date for your diary

Saturday 18th July 2020

Explore and Discover Bridgwater, one of the must see and go to festivals in Somerset, The Bridgwater Quayside Festival, Sedgemoor’s free outdoor summer festival. The festival celebrates culture, diversity and Bridgwater’s roots as a historic riverside port and best of all it is FREE to attend!

BQF19 is on July 18th 11am to 5pm. If you would like to get involved either as part of the festival team, volunteering, supporting sponsoring the Bridgwater Quayside Festival, school or community projects let us know.

Check out BQF past videos that captured some fabulous Quayside Festival moments

Bridgwater Quayside Festival 2019


The festival hosts  live music, indoor and outdoor theatre, dance, circus and aerial acrobatics, puppetry with performances from local and national artists with free workshops and activities, there is something for everyone. Enjoy local food and drink from local producers and local art and crafts stalls.

Quayside festival is organised by Fuse Somerset Outdoor Arts  supported and funded by Arts Council England and commissioned on behalf of Sedgemoor District Council.  Bridgwater Quayside Festival is supported by The Bridgwater Town Council and and the Bridgwater Cultural Partnership.

Fuse are delighted to be working in Bridgwater and over the last 10 years produced performances, events and offering training workshops, schools workshop programmes,  creating circus and street arts and arts projects, youth and community workshops, sculpture trails, arts for all ages projects, community lantern processions, art in the parks and outdoor spectacle shows.

For further information regarding stalls, performing, sponsorship or advertising in the Quayside’s Festival Guide please email

Telephone :  01458 259638

If you would like to take part let us know, we would love to hear from you 🌞