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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

The Dai Bach Band

The Dai Bach Band is a group of folk musicians who meet once a month currently in the Bell. They have, in the past, played at various venues throughout Gwent, playing in various groups and bands for the last 30+ years. The Dai Bach Band’s material is mainly traditional Welsh but does include other genres.  

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Swingin’ Bill’s Vintage Revue

Swingin' Bill's Vintage Revue is an energetic and highly entertaining six-piece musical act that appeals to all ages, covering classic songs written by the likes of Louis Prima, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Jordan, Jackie Wilson, Nina Simone, Cab Calloway and Ray Charles.

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Sarah McQuaid

With the release of her new album, the Madrid-born Sarah McQuaid, Chicago-raised, Cornwall-based singer/songwriter has expanded her battery of instruments to include piano, electric guitar and drum, drawing critical raves internationally: Dutch music magazine Heaven hailed it as “an early contender for folk album of 2018,” the UK’s fRoots said it was “a collection to savour” and the USA’s PopMatters called it “a gateway into a true innovator’s soul.”

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Treorchy Male Choir

The internationally celebrated Treorchy Male Choir has enchanted audiences around the world for more than 130 years. From their Royal Command Performance for Queen Victoria to their appearance at the Royal Variety Show more than a century later, the Choir continues to entertain to celebrated packed houses. The most recorded male voice choir in history with more than ninety albums to their name, Treorchy enjoys an unbeaten competition record and has performed with the likes of Tom Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, Julie Andrews, Burt Bacharach and Shirley Bassey.

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Richard Digance

By popular demand we are excited to learn that RICHARD is returning to Llanhennock Village Hall for another evening of laughter and song. A great welcome awaits this extraordinary raconteur and musician. 2019 marks 52 years of performing by Richard Digance. With a BAFTA nomination as TV Entertainer of the Year and Gold Award recipient from The British Academy of Composers, he turned his back on show biz for his first love of music and live performance. 4,000 live shows, 62 British tours, 14 books, 3 stage plays, 32 albums and nearly 4 million YouTube visits says it all.

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Installations at the Lodge Primary School

Some Festival supporters may remember in 2008 that DAWNY TOOTES, with her casting workshop, worked on the Festival Field. She produced wonderful castings of drawings made in the sand by pupils of the Lodge Junior School, possibly something never done before. It took a while to clean the castings up and prepare them for installation, […]

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Even more exciting News – congratulations Chris Wood

The Caerleon Festival congratulates their own CHRIS WOOD for taking 4th place at the SANDRINGHAM CUP WOOD CARVING CHAMPIONSHIPS in WISCONSIN, USA Chris produced a fine carving of FENRIR the wolf, and achieved an amazing result in the face of fierce competition. Chris’s talent had been spotted at the Lithuanian Open resulting in an invitation […]

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Exciting NEWS congratulations to Lol & Henry Lutman

Well, well, well guess what?  The Caerleon MARI LLWD has won the AARDMAN ANIMATION trophy in the Sidmouth Folk Festival Horse Trials.  There were 26 entries with our Loraine & Henry Lutman’s Mari coming first! The CEO of Aardman, Mr. Peter Lord himself, presented them with a trophy along with a little Morph. Hearty congratulations […]

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Clearing the Festival Field the morning after….

WE GIVE A BELATED THANKS to all those who turned up on the Monday morning after the Festival to clear the Field. The weather was perfect, and with the Festival crew’s years of experience showing, the whole area was completely cleared in record time. Again many thanks to all who worked so hard!     […]

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17th Annual Summer Festival

To all Festival goers and those who wished they had….. The 17th Annual Summer Festival was a great success.  There were great events over ten days with superb performances attracting record numbers. It was a Festival created by the Community for the Community generating interest from near and afar.  The mood throughout was one of […]

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