Grow Festival 2020 – our best one yet! We’d like to say thank you to all the people, organisations and groups who made Grow Festival 2020 our best festival yet! This year’s festival recorded over 22,000 engagements in the arts including nearly 10,000 visits to Museum Of The Moon, as well as hosting the biggest … Continue reading Grow Festival 2020 – our best one yet!
Full programme announced for Grow Festival 2020 The full programme of events has been published as Grow Festival returns to light up Corby with more spectacular outdoor arts on Friday 7 and Saturday 8 February 2020. This year Made in Corby and The Core at Corby Cube are delighted to join forces with ArtReach to incorporate the highly-successful Corby Mardi Gras event … Continue reading Full programme announced for Grow Festival 2020
Returning for it’s second year, Grow Festival 2019 filled Corby town centre with a wide range of performances, activities and experiences. Continuing to look at the essential ingredients for growth, the festival explored food, celebrating all things culinary. Corby’s town centre was once again animated with hilarious street performers, magical family pop-up shows and spectacular art … Continue reading Grow Festival 2019 – Food
Full programme announced for Grow Festival 2019 The full programme of events has been published as Grow Festival returns to Corby this summer with more spectacular outdoor arts. Commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced by The Core at Corby Cube, Grow 2019 takes place on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July 2019. Continuing to … Continue reading Full programme announced for Grow Festival 2019
Chefs announced for Grow Festival 2019’s Community Feast in Coronation Park The highlight of this year’s Grow Festival will be an enormous three course Community Feast on Sunday 28 July in Coronation Park with a surprise menu created by three sets of professional chefs, John Fahy, Radoslaw and Katarzyna Kowalski and Julia Sironi. Grow Festival is … Continue reading Chefs announced for Grow Festival 2019’s Community Feast in Coronation Park
Line up of local performers announced for the People’s Stage at Corby’s Grow Festival 2019 The line-up of performers has been announced for the People’s Stage at Corby’s second Grow Festival, taking place on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 July in Corby town centre. This fantastic outdoor arts festival, commissioned by Made in Corby and … Continue reading Line up of local performers announced for the People’s Stage
Grow Festival 2019 line-up announcements! You can follow #GrowCorby on facebook, instagram & twitter or sign up to the Grow Festival e-newsletter to receive updates direct to your inbox. CLICK HERE to invite your facebook friends! Bees: The Colony – Artizani Ever wondered what your bog-standard bumblebee gets up to when you’re not looking? Well, now you can find out! … Continue reading Grow Festival 2019 line-up announcements!
Video credit: Michael Mahon The popular Corby Mardi Gras returned for the third year on Saturday, 30 March 2019. Produced by Leicester based cultural development agency ArtReach in partnership with Made in Corby, Corby Mardi Gras invited the local community to celebrate together at an enchanting event which spread across the town like wildfire! Local people wound … Continue reading Corby Mardi Gras 2019
A brand new outdoor arts festival was launched in Corby in Summer 2018. Commissioned by Made in Corby and co-produced by The Core at Corby Cube, Grow 2018 took place on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July. Inspired by the theme of water, the festival animated Corby’s town centre with performances, experiences and workshops, with over 15,000 engagements across the weekend. … Continue reading Grow Festival 2018 – Water
A showcase of short films inspired by the lives and experiences of Corby and Winchester’s older residents was shown at Grow Festival in 2018. 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 … Continue reading Living Portraits at Grow Festival 2018