Everything you need to know!

1. Festival Parade

Leaving from Maindee School around 12.15 pm, heading over the walk bridge to the Riverfront and back to Maindee School to kick off proceedings at 1pm

2. Tent of Intent!

Our friends the local circular economy highlighting the best practices and promoting sustainability and innovative reuse. Help us to imagine a world where we grow our own food, cherish nature and keep our stuff repaired and going for as long as possible! Join us for a range of activities, you can bring your bike for free repair and maintenance, you can bring some clothes to exchange at a clothes swap. Come along to learn about re-use and zero-waste, and take away some skills and ideas that you can keep forever!

3. Spoken word tent

In our spoken word tent, We have an amazing line up in our Spoken Word tent this year. International storyteller Dick Berry will be spinning his yarns throughout the afternoon for young and old alike, and in between we will hear from poets, writers and spoken word artists from Newport and beyond! Look out for special guests. Join in our Open Mic sessions! 

4. Music tent - Hosted by Newport City Radio

Our headliners, Sounds of Revelry            1.15 - 2 pm                    
Maindee School                                        2-15 – 2.35pm
Soul’d as seen                                           2:45 -   3:15pm                       
Act Happy                                                 3.30 – 4pm  
Postmodern shoe box                               4:15 – 4:45pm         
Operasonic                                                5 – 5:30pm 

5. Dance music and youth tent

Our Youth stage will be an open mic style brought together by Community Youth Project from Community House and G-Expressions,, We’ll  feature rapping, hip hop, traditional Roma dancing from the Romany Arts Company, singing and a chance to join in with a karaoke session.