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Here you will find all you need to know about the Arts Festival that is held in Caerleon every summer together with other events, scheduled throughout the year.

We want you to easily access information on Festival events and keep you in touch with what is happening and how to book tickets. You can share your views with us too so we are in touch.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale

The Winter's Tale is a play by William Shakespeare and has been grouped among the comedies, and often relabelled as being one of Shakespeare’s late romances. Some critics consider it to be one of Shakespeare's “problem plays” because the first three acts are filled with intense drama, while the last two acts are comedic with a happy ending.

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Monmouthshire & Newport Community Choir

Monmouthshire and Newport Community choirs were set up by Gwent Music to provide choirs for adults to access within the community. The Monmouthshire Community Choir is a mixed choir with 35 members; Newport Community Choir is a choir who perform a range of repertoire including pop, classical and traditional songs. .

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Gatecrashers

The Gatecrashers is a four-piece acoustic covers band. They play light rock, blues and country music with a unique and engaging sound created by two guitars and a mandolin – augmented with occasional harmonica, tambourine and of course cowbell! With two outstanding vocalists in the band, the Gatecrashers always deliver a memorable set.

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So long Frank Lloyd Wright!

A critical appreciation of the work of "the most famous architect of the 20th Century" by Jonathan Adams AADip RIBA with a panel of speakers - Gayna Jones, Chair of the Design Commission for Wales and leading Welsh architects Amanda Spence and Mark Hallett

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Latest News

Review Daoiri Farrell

Daoiri Farrell – an electric performance Daoiri (pronounced Derry, more or less) from Dublin paid his second visit to Caerleon on May 19th at the invitation of the Festival, playing this time in the relative grandeur of St Cadoc’s Church. He started life as an electrician, but clearly the career was not for him. His […]

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Gateway Project Spring 2018 on film

Week 1 GATEWAY PROJECT – FESTIVAL FIELD Expensive Topsoil spread on Sat 5th May The spreading of topsoil was carried out by a willing team of supporters after eight bulk bags had arrived and strategically placed around the field. The weather proved to be fine and the Field Team worked hard and fast with a transformation […]

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EVENTS AT A GLANCE – a reminder of dates!

  CAERLEON FESTIVAL – EVENTS Nearly there, a reminder of dates for your diary –   DAOIRI FARRELL – Double BBC2 Folk Awards Winner in St Cadoc’s Church Saturday 19th May “THE WINTER’S TALE“ – with Monmouthshire & Newport Community CHOIR  & buffet bar in the AMPHITHEATRE Friday 6th July “LIT. on the LAWN” – Authors & Poets in […]

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April update on Wildflower Meadow

The April Update on Caerleon Festival’s Wildflower Meadow Last year a programme of major improvements began on the Festival field in Caerleon. The excellent news is that we have been granted Landfill Communities Funding for what is known as the Gateway Project which means that, with the hard work that lies ahead of us, a […]

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Latest news of the ‘Gateway’ Meadow

Winter is nearly over, spring is just around the corner and we will soon be back in our field and with some excellent NEWS! We have just had our funding application approved covering the next two years of our ‘Gateway’ project to turn our field: “From wasteland to wild flower meadow” …..….and here’s how we’re going […]

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