With approximately 50 events each year the Newbury Spring Festival is one of the UK's most prestigious Arts festivals. Set in the market town of Newbury, the festival is privileged to be able to use some of this country's best regional performance spaces and many famous locations from the surrounding countryside.
It covers a wide range of genres from music, theatre, dance, literature and cabaret and is very proud of its large programme of work aimed at young people and families including the young stars award.
Funded via sponsorship and ticket sales it is one of the few Arts festivals of its kind that doesn't receive government or local authority funding.
To provide the opportunity to promote culture in the region by creating an annual festival accessible to all. To bring excellent, new and innovative work from around the world to the local venues adding to the economic and cultural wellbeing of the county. To continue to create opportunities for young people, existing and new audiences to enjoy The Arts.