Arts Festival: Newsham Park

SATURDAY 25 June 2011 – 11.00 – 16.00. The 6th Annual Newsham Park Arts Festival

This event is a performing, creative and visual arts festival supported by many fringe activities. It is for local schools, the local community and the people of Liverpool.

•           To promote good use of our beautiful Newsham Park
•           To produce an arts event as prestigious as the ones in Sefton Park
•           To offer enriching activities to the Kensington and Fairfield community calendar
•           To raise arts and cultural awareness
•           To bring different cultures together
•           To raise aspirations in the local community
•           To provide performance and creative arts opportunity for the local/wider community
•           To promote community cohesion
•           To reduce anti social behaviour
•           To provide an opportunity for artists, agencies and providers to meet with the community

Format/structure of the event
•           2 large stages- 1st for bands and singers 2nd for Dance
•           Gallery/exhibition space
•           A market place for agencies and providers
•           A market place for arts and craft sales stalls
•           Refreshments vendors
•           Sports activities
•           Fringe exhibits etc