Tickets for Grow Festival’s appetising community feast are now on sale

Tickets are now on sale for the highlight of Grow Festival 2019, an enormous Community Feast in Coronation Park that shares and celebrates the food and cultures of Corby on Sunday 28 July. The feast is the culmination of months of community growing projects and three local chefs will cook up a delicious menu reflecting … Continue reading Tickets for Grow Festival’s appetising community feast are now on sale

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Join in with The Big Plant Out for Grow Festival 2019

Volunteers needed to grow food for community feast Volunteers are being sought to join in with a new community growing scheme that will initially produce food for a community feast at this summer’s Grow Festival in Corby, launching with a Big Plant Out during National Gardening Week on Tuesday 30th April and Thursday 2nd May. … Continue reading Join in with The Big Plant Out for Grow Festival 2019

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Grow Festival Mini-Guide: Family Explorer

We have created three mini-guides to help everyone get the most out of Corby’s first ever Grow Festival. So whether you have all weekend to come along and enjoy Grow Festival or just a couple of hours to discover the delights on offer, select a mini-guide that suits you. Family Explorer Saturday 21 July 2018 … Continue reading Grow Festival Mini-Guide: Family Explorer

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Grow Festival Mini-Guide: Festival Teaser

We have created three mini-guides to help everyone get the most out of Corby’s first ever Grow Festival. So whether you have all weekend to come along and enjoy Grow Festival or just a couple of hours to discover the delights on offer, select a mini-guide that suits you. Festival Teaser Saturday 21st AND/OR Sunday … Continue reading Grow Festival Mini-Guide: Festival Teaser

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The Shed of Stories

Overnight a small mysterious shed appears.  The doors are opened, words and stories tumble out, music and laughter begins to fill the air and then, as if by magic – children start to arrive. The shed is a multipurpose performance space.  Stories are told by performers in a variety of ways both inside and outside … Continue reading The Shed of Stories

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Grow Festival Mini-Guide: Sunset Stroll

For this year’s Grow Festival we have created three mini-guides to help everyone get the most out of Corby’s first ever Grow Festival. So whether you have all weekend to come along and enjoy Grow Festival or just a couple of hours to discover the delights on offer, select a mini-guide that suits you. Sunset … Continue reading Grow Festival Mini-Guide: Sunset Stroll

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Jellyfish Invasion

When & where: Saturday only 11am – 5.30pm @ James Ashworth VC Square (Make your own jellyfish with Carlos Cortes) 6.30pm from James Ashworth VC Square – Return with your creation to join the GIANT JELLYFISH parade! Pop into our workshop tent to create your own jellyfish with artist Carlos Cortes. Don’t forget to return to James Ashworth … Continue reading Jellyfish Invasion

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‘The Water Zone’ with Anglian Water

Come and have some fun in the Water Zone outside the Corby Cube with activities from Anglian Water. Delve into the world beneath our streets with 3D floor art, be enthralled by the trolley art depicting wildlife and artwork by local school children. You can also meet the Water Magician and learn how to use … Continue reading ‘The Water Zone’ with Anglian Water

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Visions of a Psychopomp

A rich tapestry of animated kaleidoscope imagery and fragmented text is presented as a large-scale outdoor projection, all mixed to a composed audioscape made with YOUR help. When woven together, the sonic elements will guide you along an abstract narrative. The aural storytelling will be composed of underwater audio of whales, recordings of radio waves and … Continue reading Visions of a Psychopomp

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Living Portraits

A showcase of short films inspired by the lives and experiences of Corby and Winchester’s older residents. Young people became artistic collaborators as they learnt to create these celebratory portraits through a series of workshops with professional filmmakers, theatre makers and historians. The young people met and interviewed older people, revealing these wonderful stories. This intergenerational multimedia … Continue reading Living Portraits

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