Bridgwater Quayside Festival 2018 

Festival Programme 

Blake Gardens 

There will be free shows, family activities, food stalls, craft stalls, medieval games, archery, games, craft stalls, hula hooping, circus workshops, puppet shows and live music. There is something for everyone to enjoy!

Blake Museum 

Bridgwater’s historical museum is open with exhibitions of the Battle of Sedgemoor and Monmouth Rebellion. The Sedgemoor Exhibition will be open all day. Enjoy the cafe and shop with tea, coffees and ice cream. Learn more about the history of the town and the fascinating history and archaeology of the area.

Blake Statue / Fore St

There will be some fabulous street theatre, music, shows and festival stalls.

Angel Place

Visit Angel place and watch the stunning performances  and take part in workshops.  Listen to jazz and street bands and enjoy street theatre visiting the centre throughout the day. 

Bridgwater Library 

The Human Library to be confirmed )

A celebration of the rich and diverse cultures, nationalities and languages in our area.

You will be able come into the library and ‘borrow’ a person from some our many cultures to chat with. Learn a few simple phrases in another language or hear stories of how they came to live in Bridgwater. Our ‘Human Books’ will be sharing their music, recipes and experiences and answering your questions about their lives.

Bridgwater Arts Centre 

Programme to be Confirmed

King Square 

Programme to be Confirmed

East Over 

Take a walk across the bridge and discover New Rd, a fabulous festival area. Come and enjoy music, activities and a great festival atmosphere and sample some fabulous traditional Portuguese food by Cafe Aveirense and delicious Greek food from the Acropolis

Open all day, come and experience some great music and a fabulous street party atmosphere

Programme to be Confirmed 

West Quay

The Quayside is the place to be and enjoy cafes, bar and music and linger a while sampling sounds and tastes in a maritime setting.

Programme to be Confirmed

Engine Room

Programme to be Confirmed


Programme to be Confirmed

Walkabout Acts 

Programme to be Confirmed

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