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Batley Festival 2018

Saturday 29 September, 11am-5pm

 

Make memories together. A day to remember for everyone aged 0-100 years!

 

DON’T MISS

The mischievous outdoor performances of Full Circle, the Musical Botanist’s interactive market stall and the big finale with foot-tapping live music from New York Brass Band

Plus loads more live performances, hands-on activities, an artisan market and refreshments available throughout the day. Look out for the specially designed flags, created by members of the community with Wendy Meadley and Kate Sully.

 

Email us at Secretary@batleyfestival.co.uk commenting on your experience at Batley Festival 2017.

 


Roaming Performers

NEW YORK BRASS BAND – 1pm, 2.45pm & the big finale on Market Stairs at 4pm

Move your feet to North Yorkshire’s only contemporary New Orleans inspired brass band.

 

LIVER COTTAGE by Fairly Famous Family – 12:30pm, 2:15pm & 3:15pm

Comedy chefs – Hugh Fearn and Lee Whittingstall – present a cookery demonstration like no other. Get foraging!

Memorial Gardens

No booking needed but make sure you get there on time so you don’t miss the performances and workshops.

MEMORIAL GARDENS

PLAYGROUND By Bow Arts & Taat 

Workshops at 11.30am, 1pm & 3pm (45 mins)

Roll up your sleeves and get stuck in. Take 350 large building disks and a set of basic instructions. What will you build?

THE MUSICAL BOTANIST by 154 Collective 

 Performances at 11:45pm, 12:45pm & 2:30pm (15 mins)

Make your own music just by touching the magical, musical plants on the market stall.

FULL CIRCLE by Avanti Display 

Performances at 1pm & 3pm

Get involved with a mischievous, experimental and funny performance with LOTS of buckets.

Market Place

Batley Festival hosts around 40 market stalls each year, both commercial traders and local community/voluntary groups. You will find handbags & scarves, jams & pickles, samosas & pies and art & crafts, as well as local community groups with fundraising and information stalls. This year all stalls are located outdoors.

Commercial £25

Community groups can book half a stall i.e. share with another community group for £10 each

To apply for a stall, please email Stalls@batleyfestival.co.uk

The Main Stage is moving outdoors this year into Market Place More details

Stalls

Thank you for your interest in having a stall at Batley Festival.

This years theme is – Making, Creating and Crafting.

Please click on the link below to download our stalls application form and send it back to Stalls@Batleyfestival.co.uk.

>Stallholders Application Form<