Bridgwater Quayside Festival

The Quayside Festival is on Saturday July 21st 11am to 5pm,  Bridgwater’s free outdoor summer festival in and around Bridgwater. The festival celebrates Bridgwater’s roots as a historic riverside port and Sedgemoor culture and diversity.

This new festival will be a celebration of live music, indoor and outdoor theatre, dance, circus and acrobatics, film, carnival, 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 art trail along the quayside past traveling players. Watch Pirates navigate West Quay. enjoy bands and family activities, music and street theatre in the town centre and make your way to hidden parts of Bridgwater.

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 20 years programming and performing street theatre working with Bridgwater and Taunton 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, Blake Museum, Bridgwater Arts Centre, Bridgwater and Taunton College, Sedgemoor FM, Engine Room, Mc Millan Theatre, Bridgwater Docks Gala, Angel Place who support the Bridgwater Quayside Festival.

 

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