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Welcome to our website

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

BELSHAZZAR’S FEAST Caerleon Festival’s Christmas Event


BELSHAZZAR'S FEAST start with traditional folk music, add a touch of classical and jazz, throw in a bit of pop and music hall, then top it off with wry humour for a unique live experience. Belshazzar’s Feast received a coveted nomination for the Best Duo Award at the 2010 BBC Folk Awards. The two Pauls make a welcome return to perform Festive music and song spiced with humour to celebrate the run up to Christmas

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Caerleon Festival’s Christmas Market, this year, will have not only delicious food and gastronomic treats from near and afar, but also local quality crafts - the solution to some Xmas shopping problems. There will be Carols on the Common, Merrymaking in the Museum, and festivities everywhere in a Christmas enthused Caerleon and there will be Lorraine & Henry as usual to give a warm welcome. So come on in...........

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Christmas comes early to Caerleon!


  Christmas will be celebrated throughout the town of Caerleon on Saturday, 10th December.   The Caerleon Festival will hold its Farmers’ Market in the Town Hall from 10 until 4 Expect delicious food, delicacies and beverages, local quality crafts, shopping solutions and seasonal music.  Nearby, the National Roman Legion Museum will be hosting a Saturnalia Party […]

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In their seventieth anniversary year the Treorchy Male Choir under the directorship of Jeffrey Howard made their first ever visit to Caerleon. It won’t be the last.   A capacity audience enjoyed a performance of controlled power, passion and subtlety.  Soprano, Iona Jones complemented the choir perfectly – a beautiful voice delivering beautiful songs with […]

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A welcome return to the Festival by the great all round entertainer, RICHARD DIGANCE. Richard’s easy fireside rapport with the audience set the mood for non-stop enjoyment. Raconteur, humorist, singer/song-writer, virtuoso guitarist – Richard is the real deal. The audience sang along, laughed a lot, and left with spirits lifted. A great evening.  It is Richard’s […]

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Elinor Bennett Harpist review


St. Cadoc’s Church, Caerleon Saturday 8th October A delightful concert was given last night by one of Wale’s most highly esteemed performers of the harp Elinor Bennett. Miss Bennett’s choice of pieces lead us through the history of the harp from the 18th century’s classical era to the introduction of the pedal harp early 19th […]

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FAKE THAKERAY review 23rd September


Giving a performance in Llanhennock Village Hall, John Watterson took an enthusiastic audience on a nostalgic journey through the wonderful, gritty and perceptive songs and poetry of the well remembered, folk singer and raconteur, Jake Thakeray, loved still by all his followers. John, being the talented singer he is was able to catch the very essence […]

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