FREE Festival for Children & Young People // This July in North Lincs

North Lincolnshire’s Local Cultural Education Partnership (LCEP), ArtLincs, is proud to present the Festival of Creativity – a weekend of music, dance, literature, art and much more. All for children and young people throughout the region, designed to help them find their spark.

Full event listing below

About The Festival

Running from 2nd-4th July 2021 across North Lincolnshire, the Festival of Creativity has been designed for, by and with young people. Combining music, dance, literature, art and much more, the festival is the perfect weekend of fun and culture to help you #findyourspark!

The festival is also hosting the 4th annual Power of Words event across North Lincolnshire on Saturday 3rd July 2021. The Power of Words aims to promote literacy throughout our communities and celebrates the importance of books, words and reading.

Giving children the best start in life and promoting a life-long love of reading for pleasure. For year’s POW line up, we have a wealth of award-winning authors, illustrators, poets and performers. And best of all it’s totally FREE.

What’s On?

Friday 2nd July

Producers cannot guarantee the appearance of all music acts listed below. If an artist/band is unable to perform due to illness or coronavirus isolation, an announcement will be made on the evening.

What?Where and When?How do I book?
Choral Music Video Creation in a Day
& Live Open Choir Rehearsal
Althorpe Keadby PrimaryClosed to school pupils
only.
Choral Singing WorkshopsAlthorpe Keadby PrimaryClosed to school pupils
only.
Family Picnic & Choir Open RehearsalAlthorpe Keadby PrimaryClosed to school pupils
only.
Creative Visual Art TherapyVale Academy, BriggClosed to school pupils
only.
Inclusive Dance WorkshopsSt Hughs School, ScunthorpeClosed to school pupils
only.
Live Music – BloodhoundMain Stage – North Lindsey College
Campus Car Park
(4pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – TurnerMain Stage – North Lindsey College
Campus Car Park
(4:40pm-4:55pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Louie Hill BandMain Stage – North Lindsey College
Campus Car Park
(5pm-5:20pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Bill WorryMain Stage – North Lindsey College
Campus Car Park
(5:30pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – KumasMain Stage – North Lindsey College
Campus Car Park
(6pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – PANICBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(4pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Tom HeathBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(4:20pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Open MicBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(4:20pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Rebecca RainfordBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(4:40pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Polaroid ChildBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(5:10pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Cameo BrooksBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(5:40pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Connor DunkBandwagon Stage – University Campus
North Lincolnshire Car Park
(6:05pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Absent YouthIndie Stage – Cafe Independent
(7:30pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – KatZIndie Stage – Cafe Independent
(8:15pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – FauxpauxIndie Stage – Cafe Independent
(9pm)
Click here to book.
Live Music – Low HummerIndie Stage – Cafe Independent
(10pm)
Click here to book.

Saturday 3rd July

What?Where and When?How do I book?
Bee Cart by Pif Paf TheatreAshby Community Hub
(Performances at 10am, 12:30pm
& 2:30pm)
10am – Click here to book.
12:30pm – Click here to book.
2:30pm – Click here to book.
Ed Vere WorkshopAshby Community Hub
(Workshops at 11am & 1:30pm)
11am – Click here to book.
1:30pm – Click here to book.
Jess French (Virtual Talk)Watch live from home!
(10:30am)
Click here to book.
Starlight ArtsAshby Community Hub
(2pm)
Just turn up!
Chris Mould WorkshopBaysgarth Leisure Centre
(10am & 1pm)
10am – Click here to book.
1pm – Click here to book.
Kate Pankhurst Virtual WorkshopVirtual
(Anytime)
Available on this website
all day!
Addy Farmer ‘Bog Monster’
Poetry Workshops
Peatland Railway, Crowle
(10:30am & 2pm)
10:30am – Click here to book.
2pm – Click here to book.
The Last Bear Book Signing &
Workshops
Brigg Hub
(10:30am & 1:30pm)
10:30am – Click here to book.
1:30pm – Click here to book.
Author/Illustrator WorkshopsCrowle Hub
(11:30am & 1:30pm)
11:30am – Click here to book.
1:30pm – Click here to book.
Summer Reading Challenge LaunchAll libraries in the region
(All day)
Just turn up!

Sunday 4th July

What?Where and When?How do I book?
Light entertainmentThe Ropewalk, Barton
(12pm-2pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – CreatedByRioThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – SnaisyArtThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – The Knotty CornerThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Made by Isobel VictoriaThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Sarah Bennett IllustrationThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Eleanor Tomlinson ArtThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Talitha BurrowsThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Anastasia TasouThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Tamsin AndersonThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Alex MerrickThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Tabitha’s Candles
and Crafts
The Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Jeans CycleThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Holtwood HandmadeThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Purple Hayze Alternative
Gifts
The Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – LozartThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Betty PooleThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Quite Contrary
Pottery
The Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – Ragamuffin RetroThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
Creative Stall – The People PackageThe Ropewalk, Barton
(10am-3pm)
Just turn up!
GingerBoiCreations WorkshopThe Ropewalk, Barton
(All day, drop in)
Just turn up!
Family Hands WorkshopThe Ropewalk, Barton
(All day, drop in)
Just turn up!
Jeans Cycle WorkshopThe Ropewalk, Barton
(11am-12pm)
5 places available
First come, first served!
Clay Creations WorkshopThe Ropewalk, Barton
(1pm-2pm)
5 places available
First come, first served!

MUSIC EVENT

The North Lincolnshire Festival of Creativity presents live music events, hosted at North Lindsey College and UCNL, Scunthorpe.

PLEASE NOTE: this event is being run over TWO sites, our MAIN STAGE is at North Lindsey College campus and the BANDWAGON STAGE is hosted at UCNL’s rear car park. Once registered you can move between the sites, via Central Park, but will need to show your ticket to gate staff at each site for re-entry.

This event features local artists, bands, acoustic acts, and soloists from across North Lincolnshire, Hull & South Yorkshire, come along and show your support! Tickets are FREE. No ticket, no entry.

Date and time- Fri, 2 July 2021- 16:00 – 18:30 BST

Featured acts:

  • Bloodhound
  • Turner
  • LOUIE HILL BAND
  • Bill Worry
  • Kumas
  • PANIC
  • Tom Heath
  • OPEN MIC
  • Rebecca Rainford
  • Polaroid Child
  • Cameo Brooks
  • Connor Dunk

More information can be found on their socials across all platforms @northlincsfest

The Festival of Creativity 2021, an ArtLincs (North Lincolnshire’s Local Cultural Education Partnership) initiative, has been made possible with thanks to funding from Arts Council England, with partnership investment from North Lincolnshire Council, North Lindsey College and University Campus North Lincolnshire (UCNL), part of DN Colleges Group, North Lincolnshire Children’s Literacy Trust, The Ropewalk, Scunthorpe Pentagon Rotary Club and voluntary time from North Lincolnshire Arts Forum.

All events have a strict NO ALCOHOL POLICY.

Published by Scunthorpe Nights

Volunteer run network to support our local area by showing what it has to offer.

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