We are delighted to welcome back the Cann Twins on 28 June for a pre-festival Occasional Event organised by cHALLenge to raise funds for new church rooms. The programme will include the premiere of a piece especially composed by Michael Elliot to celebrate the 850th anniversary of the foundation of Royston Priory. Tickets available from the cHALLenge box office. More details...
Royston Arts Festival makes a unique contribution...to the life of the town: 50 different events, 20 venues and thousands of visitors. The Festival's strength is that it is deeply rooted in the community. - Royston Official Guide
...a jam-packed programme of drama, music and exhibitions - Cambridge Edition
The whole town seems to have got involved...something for everyone.
- Jane Smith, BBC Radio Cambridgeshire
This annual event just gets better and better each year... - The Listing
Royston Arts Festival will engage, occupy and entertain you, whatever your age....it'll be hard not to get involved. - Hertfordshire Life
...an event that Royston can be proud of. - Royston Crow
We are privileged to have the internationally-renowned trumpet player and three times Classic Brit Award winner, Alison Balsom as our president. Find out more.
Brian Leslie Racher Trust
This year's Royston Arts Festival takes place at the end of September and has the theme 'Small World'.
Can you help?
We want to build up a full archive of past arts festival programmes. If you've got one from the 1990s please contact us. We'll scan it and then return it. Thanks.
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