Announcing Our New Theme!

To go with our new venue, Central Methodist Church together with the George Street Wood (located between the church and Glossop Brook), we have decided to theme the event:

The Enchanted Woodland
Enchanted woodland

Image by Phillip Ed.

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We hope everyone will join in on this with us! The Enchanted Woodland will provide nature inspired activities, encompassing arts, live acts, family fun, entertainment, and interactive activities. Plus, what better place to stimulate creativity and imagination?

Activities will include…

Enchanted Woodland Parade

Magical creatures illustration

Image by sofi01.

Dress up and join our procession! Ideas include:

  • Imps
  • Fairies
  • Goblins
  • Tree Man
  • Evil Fairies
  • Green Man
  • Mother Nature
  • Tree Creatures
  • Or use your imagination and create your own character!

Prizes will be given for the best dressed, so start planning your costumes!

The Unseen World – Microscopic Life

Image from looking through a microscope

Image by L. Marie.

Identify photos of microscopic life

  • Where do I live?
  • What am I? Am I…?
    • A plant?
    • Fungi?
    • An animal/creature/organism?

More ideas to come! Watch this space!

Announcing Our New Venue!

Please update your calendars – the festival has changed location from the Glossop Rugby Club to the Central Methodist Church. The venue page has been updated, complete with map, if you are unfamiliar with this location. The festival will still be the same date and time, Saturday the 3rd of August, 2013, Noon to approximately 8pm.

The festival poster!


Please spread the word!


Welcome to our new website! Please take a look round the site.

We are currently planning the festival, which will be held on Saturday the 3rd of August 2013, at the Central Methodist Church. (See the venue page for a map and directions.) We shall keep you updated on our progress on this page.

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The site will be updated regularly so do visit again soon.