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Daventry Arts Festival

The creative community of Daventry come together to put on Daventry Arts Festival supported by Daventry Town Council.

The date for the 2017 Daventry Arts Festival has been confirmed as 17th June to 1st July 2017.

We would be delighted If you would like to take part. Please complete our Creative Ideas Form found below if you would like to be a part of the Arts Festival.

For further information please email lorna.white@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk or call 01327 301246.

Interested in Film Making? Is there really a film industry in Northamptonshire? Come along and find out at Daventry Museum on Thursday 29th June.

Becky Adams director of Screen Northants will be showing some of their films created locally, talk about opportunities to experience Film in Northamptonshire and her work in the Film Industry.

Screen Northants is a social enterprise film company which, as well as prepping for their first feature film a modern day Macbeth this summer, also promotes Northamptonshire to the Film Industry and helps develop local talent.

The talks will last approx. 1 hour and you have three time slots to choose from :

2:00pm - 3:00pm

3:15pm - 4:15pm

4:30pm - 5:30pm

There is no admission charge and to guarantee your seat please email admin@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk stating number of people and which time you would prefer

This year's Arts Festival is set to rock as Daventry Town Council's (DTC) shout out to the creative community has resulted in a fabulous fortnight of events, opening on Saturday June 17th with the "Daventry Weekender".

29 bands/artists descend on Daventry town centre to perform original live music in five music spaces including the Community stage at the top of Sheaf Street, acoustic spaces in The Sheaf Street Health Store and Early Doors Micropub, and full band spaces in The Saracens Head Inn and The Dun Cow in Brook Street.

Community Stage Booking Form

Book your time slot to use the community stage by the hour. You can use the stage to perform, promote your business or organisation, host a workshop or to showcase your talent to the people of Daventry. Please ensure you've fully read the terms and conditions and checked the performance calendar for availability before you submit your booking request.

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Please state your name or the name of your organisation/business

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Please give us a brief overview of what you would like to use the stage for. Do you want to perform? Host a workshop? Let people know what you business or organisation is doing in Daventry? Or something else?

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When would you like to perform?

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Please provide a phone number

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Please provide an email address so we can confirm your booking.

Please let us know if you have any other queries or comments.

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Competitions

Kuni's Coffee and Comics Summer Art Competition

  • Kuni's Art Competition (PDF, 4.3 Mb)

    2017 Kuni's Coffee and Comics, Arts Festival Competition picture. Return completed entries to Kuni's Coffee and Comic's in Bowen Square.

Daventry Photographic Society- Photo Competition

Trauma Teddies

If you would like to knit one or more teddies for the Trauma Teddies project please see the patterns below. Please feel free to add your own personal touch on the bears including names or varying colours or designs. We will be posting photographs onto our website and social media for inspiration.

Please bring any completed Teddies to Daventry Town Council, 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT.

Thank you for your support.