Bridgnorth Music and Arts Festival 2014

It’s finally here from Friday 22nd until Sunday 31st August – ten days of great music, art, film, comedy and plenty more, all around the town.

Day Two

Saturday, 23 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar

11:30 EDG Rock Stage, Bridgnorth Music & Arts Festival @ The Edgar Davies Rugby Ground Bridgnorth

11.30 – 12.15 Young Braves
12.15 – 12.30 TBC
12.30 – 13.15 Stolen Comfort
13.15 – 13.30 Juke Joint
13.30 – 14.15 Twisted Species
14.15 – 14.30 Charlie Grass
14.30 – 15.15 Of Kings and Captains
15.15 – 15.30 Nerve Noise
15.30 – 16.20 Butterfly Stone
16.20 – 16.45 Dan Williams
16.45 – 18.00 Reuben Archers Personal Sin

Evening Concert
19.30 – 22.00 Darkside – The Pink Floyd Show performing Darkside of the Moon

13:00 Short Film Festival @ The Majestic Cinema, Bridgnorth
15:00 Kev and Dave at The Kingshead and Stable Bar
20:00 Clear Vinyl at The Kingshead and Stable Bar
21:00 Sarah Raymond @ The Bell & Talbot
21:00 Midset Buka at The George
21:00 PaperWing at BamBoo Wine Bar
21:00 The Fortunate Sons at The Black Boy
21:30 The New Ruffians at The Friars

Sunday, 24 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
11:00 Children’s Festival all around Bridgnorth High Street – wrist band available from the High Street Stall
12:00 Food Fair @ Bridgnorth High Street

12:00 High Street Stage Bridgnorth Music and Arts Festival @ High St, Bridgnorth

12:00 – 12:45 Synergy
13:00 – 13:45 Rhino & the Ranters
14:00 – 14:45 Thom & Chrisbee
15:00 – 15:45 The Rainbreakers
16:00 – 16:45 Astrid’s Tea Party
17:00 – 18:00 Miles & Erica

Acoustic stage
12:45 – Andy Mills
13:45 – Padge
14:45 – Elliot Wray
15:45 – Ben Folger
16:45 – Pandora’s Puppets

14:00 Electric Garden Party at The Kingshead and Stable Bar
17:30 Spanish afternoon with Paella and Spanish singing at The Friars
18:30 TOAF – Thomson Oldeman and Friends at The Old Castle
20:00 Open Mic @ The Bell & Talbot
21:00 DJ Kopout at The New Inn
21:00 Cooper and Davies at The George
21:00 Nikki Rous @ BamBoo Wine Bar
21:00 Electro Swing night with Jake Sinclair at The Black Boy

Monday, 25 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
12:00 Quayside Stage Bridgnorth Music and Arts Festival @ Quayside, Underhill St, Bridgnorth
16:00 ‘Labour of Love’ the ultimate UB40 tribute act at The New Inn
17:00 Bluze Box on the Terrace at The George
18:00 Matt Johnson at BamBoo Wine Bar
21:00 Reign of Kings at The George

Tuesday, 26 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
11:00 Coffee & Crafts Morning at The Black Boy
20:30 Arts Quiz at The Black Boy

Wednesday, 27 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
20:30 Book Club at The Black Boy

Thursday, 28 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar

Friday, 29 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
21:00 DJ playing 70, 80, 90s @ BamBoo Wine Bar
21:00 Dangerous Dave @ The Bell & Talbot
21:00 The Rainbreakers at The George
21:00 Matt Johnson at The Black Boy
21:30 SlowBurners at The Friars

Saturday, 30 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
12:00 Family Fun Day – Bridgnorth Music and Arts Festival @ Castle Grounds, West Castle St.
19:30 Comedy Extravaganza at the Falcon
21:00 James Andrews @ The Bell & Talbot
21:00 The Rooz at The George
21:00 Mark Antony Rimmer at BamBoo Wine Bar
21:30 Two Faced Tom & the Bootleg Boys at The Friars

Sunday, 31 August
Bridgnorth Photography Festival Award 2014 Exhibition @ BamBoo Wine Bar
14:00 Band on the Roof (Rock & Soul) at The George
20:00 Open Mic @ The Bell & Talbot
21:00 Mis-Led at The George
21:00 Two Faced Tom & The Bootleg Boys – Country/ Blues at The Black Boy

We’ve only gone and got Miles and Erica headlining our High Street Stage on Sunday 24th, Comedy Extravaganza is back, this year at the FalconStreetArtDrop Letts is back from Friday with his trademark live abstract and street art drops and Camping is back at the EDG for 2014 too.

Saturday August 23rd there’s a great rock line up through the day at the EDG and an evening performance of classic album “Dark Side of the Moon” from Darkside from 7:30pm.

Bridgnorth Music and Arts Festival is the biggest free festival in Shropshire. Music, Arts, Comedy, Film, Poetry and plenty more all around the district for ten days from August 22nd until August 31st and now in our ninth year.

We have loads of Music and Arts events going on all around the town for the whole ten days, including our own featured events:

  • Photography Award exhibition and launch evening on Friday August 22nd at BamBoo Wine Bar
  • Rock Festival at the Edgar Davies Ground and Short Film Festival at the Majestic Cinema, Bridgnorth on Saturday August 23rd.
  • High Street Stage on Sunday August 24th which also runs alongside the fantastic Children’s Festival and Food Fair – something for all ages and all tastes.
  • Quayside Stage on bank holiday Monday August 25th set against the breath taking backdrop of the river Severn
  • Family Fun Day at the Castle Grounds and Comedy Extravaganza at the Castle Hall on Saturday August 30th
  • Plus loads more to be announced.

Keep an eye on our Facebook page facebook.com/bridgnorthmusicandartsfestival and twitter.com/bnorthfestival or phone 07943 223683 for more information.