Darlington Arts Festival

Darlington Arts Festival takes place annually and is co-ordinated by Darlington for Culture as a showcase for arts organisations, individuals, groups, activities and venues.

  • The theme for Darlington Arts Festival 2020 is ‘Platform for talent: Get on board’ and it will take place from 15-18 May

If you would like to submit an event for the programme, please visit Darlington Arts Festival 2020.

To see a previous programme, go to Darlington Arts Festival 2019.

Every year, a large part of the festival is dedicated to writers with a variety of events for all types of writers,  from new to established authors. Visit the Writers Festival 2019 page for examples of events.