Bridgwater Quayside Festival

The Quayside Festival is on Saturday July 29th 12 – 6pm,  Bridgwater’s free outdoor summer festival in and around Bridgwater. The festival celebrates Bridgwater’s roots as a historic riverside port.

This new festival will be a celebration of live music, indoor and outdoor theatre, dance, circus and acrobatics, film, carnival, aerial trapeze, puppetry with performances from local and national artists. There are free workshops and activities to suit all the family. Enjoy local food and drink from local producers and local art and crafts stalls.

Follow the fish trail along the quayside past traveling players. Watch Pirates navigate West Quay. Wonder at the Sea Angels in Angel Place, enjoy bands on the band stand in Blake Garden and family activities, music and street theatre in the town centre and make your way to an afternoon of Opera in King Square.

Quayside festival is organised by Fuseperformance on behalf of Sedgemoor District Council and Bridgwater Town Council.

Fuseperformance is a local outdoor arts company and has worked in Bridgwater for over the last 20years programming and performing street theatre working with Bridgwater College, Bridgwater Arts Centre, schools, youth and community groups creating events, circus projects, youth and community workshops, sculpture trails,  community lantern processions and outdoor spectacle shows.  Fuseperformance are  working  with the Bridgwater Cultural Partnership: Bridgwater Town Council. Bridgwater Carnival, Bridgwater Library, Bridgwater Arts Centre, Bridgwater College, Sedgemoor FM, Engine Room who are supporting the Quayside Festival 2017.

 

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