A two-month programme of arts events happening in Stoke town centre, in the city of Stoke-on-Trent. Come and see large-scale outdoor artworks, meet street performers, drop in to a free creative workshops, and journey through the immersive experience that is ‘Mysterious Moth’.
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Art Street - still open!
Look out for multiple large artworks sited in the town centre during the festival.
‘Essence’, celebrates the people of the city with fantastic sculptures created from natural and upcycled materials. Find out about the people who inspired the heads here.
‘Surfaces’ highlights the town’s favourite buildings with bright hand-created graphic banners.
The Tourist Guides - going online!
Check out our Facebook page for updates of online Tourist Guides.
Enjoy street theatre with the Tourist Guides. Popping up in their bespoke information kiosk they’ll entertain you, while telling you about the great places to visit in the city.
Click here for details of performance dates and times.
Arts Advocate - planning new things
Look out for Festival Stoke’s Arts Advocate who will be out and about in the town during the festival period. She’ll be there to answer your questions and help you find your way around.
Mysterious Moth - postponed
Coronavirus update: we are planning a new date for the autumn
A one-off wonder-filled, immersive event which will take you on a journey through the mysterious world of the Moth. Located in the atmospheric former Spode Works. Interactive, multi-sensory and memorable - the likes of which you won’t have experienced before.
Booking and entrance fees apply £
Timed performances throughout the day
More details and booking information coming soon!
In partnership with Appetite
Stoke Mapzine - held in stock
Due to coronavirus the Mapzines will not be available during Spring, but we are keeping them in stock for when the coast is clear.
Pick up a copy of our alternative visitor-guide to help you find your way around the interesting and curious features of the town of Stoke. It’s also a collectible work of art you’ll want to take home and keep.
Art Stop - postponed 'til late summer
Drop-in to the festival’s arts venue where you’ll find a range of free workshops, talks and events, led by professional artists. Lots of opportunities to get hands-on and creative; all ages and abilities are welcome.
(Every Friday and Saturday during the festival period. Check here soon for additional dates and information.)