Garstang Arts Festival – Sat 21st August to Monday 30th August 2010

There will be plenty to do and see throughout the 10 days.

Programmes are available now from the Visit Garstang Centre (01995 602125), the Arts Centre (01995 606648) and selected shops throughout Garstang. Now available to download online from here. See featured event panel.

Some events – such as the John Towers Band (see featured photo) and Trovatori (see featured panel) do need to be booked in advance – so hurry to get your programme now!

Chairman Garstang mayor Gillian Lamb said “This year promises to be a spectacular array of varied events from live bands, painting exhibitions, singing, crafts and much more!”

One of the highlights as always will be a poetry workshop with James Dodding at the Arts Centre on Friday August 27th at 3pm. (Booking is essential – contact Anne Humphreys on 01995 602633)

The Arts Festival events also coincide with the visit from Preston FM – they will be running media workshops, interviewing the public and generally promoting the town’s wonderful community spirit.