A 2-day Family Festival of Stories & Music….
A weekend feast of shows for adults and children alike in the house and gardens of beautiful Tretower Court, medieval manor House in the Usk Valley. Open-air Main Stage shows and performances in the house (suitable for 6+), plus Secret Garden sessions (Stories, Crafts, Cooking) specially for 3 – 11 year-olds.
SUNDAY 27th AUGUST 10am - LATE
MONDAY 28th AUGUST 10am-6pm
Site open from 10am, Performances start 11am
Adult £22.50 / Child £11.25 / Under 5 Free
Day Tickets (Sun or Mon):
Adult £15 / Child £7.50 / Under 5 free
NB: due to limited mobile reception stallholders and traders, including the licensed bar, are unable to take credit cards. The good news is that cashback will be available at the Front Desk.
STORYTELLING, LIVE MUSIC, FOOD, CRAFTS, WORKSHOPS, GAMES, LICENSED BAR, ARCHERY, FESTIVAL MARKET
Food Stalls plus Licenced Bar
Including Glam Lamb who attend our main festival every year and La Ffroga who debuted at BTB last year with their popular raclette dishes.
Driving to the festival?
Parking for the event is FREE
(See map further down this page for directions)
Daniel Morden (Sun and Mon)
Award winning local storyteller and author.
Sunday – duo performances with fiddle player Oli Wilson Dickson, plus special evening event for Tretower: Star Stories – stories of the Constellations w Sally Pomme Clayton
Monday – ‘Tatterhood’ with Dylan Fowler (Gtr), Gill Stevens (viola da gamba, cello, crwth, etc)
Oli Wilson Dickson (Sun only)
w. Daniel Morden
Sally Pomme Clayton (Sun & Mon)
Pioneering storyteller and writer.
Sunday : ‘Perseus’ plus Star Stories special evening event with Daniel Morden
Monday: ‘Zarina’s Orchard’ – magical story for 6+ from Central Asia….
Peter Chand (Sun & Mon)
Stories from the Punjab…..
Carl Gough (Sun & Mon)
‘Found in Translation’ : storytelling entertainment for a mixed hearing and deaf audience, with BSL Interpreter Anthony Evans ….
Dylan Fowler (Sun & Mon)
Guitarist with Taith Duo & Tyhai
Tatterhood with Daniel Morden (Mon only)
Gill Stephens (Sun & Mon)
Multi-instrumental string player (viola da gamba, cello, crwth, etc) with Taith Duo
Pete Stacey (Sun & Mon)
Sax and flute player with Indo/Jazz group Tyhai
Rajesh David (Sun & Mon)
Indian devotional songs with Tyhai
Guto Dafis (Sun & Mon)
Storyteller, melodeon player, singer; performing traditional stories, legends and songs from Wales
Horatio Clare (Mon only)
Award-winning local author , talks about latest book Brecon Beacons Myths & Legends
Baka Beyond (Sunday only)
World-class World Music band to round off the Sunday night and send everyone away dancing under the stars…..
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