About Darlington Arts Festival

Darlington for Culture (DfC)’s annual Arts Festival is a showcase for arts groups, venues, performers and businesses.

The festival, again to be staged at a wide range of venues across the borough, is co-ordinated by DfC, the group which speaks for arts and culture in the area.

Programme details are available online for the 2018 festival, which will include a wide range of activities, taking in everything from music and art to literature and film; and look out for printed programmes for the festival and Literary Day in venues around town,

The festival will start on 19th May and finish on 3rd June. It includes regular events taking place during the two weeks and one-off events to give the festival a celebratory feel.

Darlington for Culture is pleased to offer three grants of up to £500 for proposals for new events to be included in the festival.

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