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Salt pour ceremony and family fun at St Richard’s Festival

St Richard’s Festival will be held in town from Friday May 4th until Sunday May 6th, with plenty of activities in the town centre and the Vines Park.

Droitwich Arts Network is supporting an activity on Sunday 6th when Mary Jenkins and Rhys Jones will be working with Katy Beinart as part of The Ring Project. The attached poster gives all the information.

Do come along and watch the salt pouring at 11 am, and visit our gazebo to see our family-oriented salt activity.

DAN at St Richard’s Boat and Car Festival 2016

As in previous years, Droitwich Arts Network will be an important part of St Richard’s Boat and Car Festival from 30th April until 2nd May. The whole festival will lift up the spirit of the town with lots of activities. There will be canal boat trips, dog show and traditional duck race, as well as live music and stalls with food, drinks and crafts.

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On Saturday 30th April Droitwich Arts Network will proudly present The Mural 2016. The mural is designed by students from Westacre Middle School, and painted by DAN members, students and public. Inauguration will be held at Netherwich Basin, Vines Park, at 11.40am when Cllr Graham Beale, Mayor of Droitwich Spa, will unveil the mural and the public will hear more about it. The Mural 2016 will be in place until the end of September. 

St. Richard’s Festival exhibition application form

St. Richard’s Festival exhibition will be held in St. Andrew’s church during the festival, from 30th April until 2nd May. On the bottom of the page you can find a link to application form that has to be returned by Saturday, 23rd April by email  thecanalsidestudios@gmail.com, or hand in at Park’s Café, Victoria Square or at The MeetBox, St Andrews Square.