FEVA kicks off at midday in the Market Place where the Mayor will formally open the festival, swiftly followed by…

Bob’s Your Uncle

Market Place – 12 noon, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm

As is traditional round here, Uncle Bob gets the feva festival off to a grand start with his riotously entertaining magic. Great for all the family. Bob is also performing his fantastic family fun magic show on the final day of feva too.  Free


Lions’ Beer Festival

Knaresborough House – 7 pm

Knaresborough Lions’ annual three-day beer festival kicks off in support of feva, with a wonderful selection of real ales from around the country. Live music from Dougie Brister. Free entry


Edwina Hayes in Concert

We are sorry to report that the Edwina Hayes event on Friday 11th August is now cancelled due to her agency double booking and sadly, feva losing out to the other event.

Please accept our sincerest apologies for the inconvenience this has caused.

If you bought your ticket online, we have issued refunds today back to the card you used to pay with.  If you purchased tickets from Tourist Information or as a Friend of FEVA we will be posting refund cheques out to the address we have on your booking record.  If you have any concerns, please contact us.

 


Sounds Like Us

Courtyard Bar and Grill – 8.45 pm

Vocal harmony duo. Free


Live Acoustic Music

Royal Oak – 9 pm

Also, steak and grill from 5 to 9 pm.  Free entry

 

feva Visual Arts Trail 2017


PAINTINGS ILLUSTRATIONS AND POSTMAN PAT
8, Whiteway Head, Calcutt, HG5 8LE

Daily during feva 11am-4pm

Paintings in watercolour and acrylic, illustrations including Postman Pat by Ray Mutimer. Ray’s vast portfolio of sketches and working drawings will also be on show.

www.raymutimer-artist.co.uk Contact: 01423 867808


 SUMMER SALON
Art in the Mill, Green Dragon Yard.

Mon to Sat 9.30am-5.30pm, Sun 11am-5pm

Art in the Mill is celebrating its 10th birthday this summer with a showcase of paintings, original prints, sculpture, ceramics and glass selected from many of the artists who have exhibited here over the past 10 years.

www.artinthemill.co.uk Contact: 01423 862963


WATERCOLOURS
Gracious Street Methodist Church Hall, Church Street

Fri 11 to Sat 19 Aug 10am-4pm

Shirley Vine paints her delicate watercolours of local scenes from around Yorkshire and Knaresborough at her annual exhibition here.

www.srvine.co.uk


DECORA – LINE AND EDGE
Gracious Street Methodist Church Hall, Church Street

Fri 11 to Sat 19 Aug 10am-4pm

Thirteen textile makers and artists make up Decora. They use a variety of techniques to produce pictures, wall hangings and 3D items. Members of the group will demonstrate their work during the week.


KATHY HAMMOND’S FLORAL INSPIRATION
Floral Décor, 12 Kirkgate

Mon-Fri 8.30am-5pm, Sat 9.30am-2pm

Paintings, prints and photographs inspired by flowers using a variety of media.

kathyhammonddesign@yahoo.co.uk


INVASIVE
Tanacetum Studio, 14 Kirkgate

Daily during feva 10am-4pm

Sherry Doyal hosts Shaeron Caton-Rose. A selling exhibition of new works by both artists on the Nidd Gorge invasion by pink Himalayan Balsam, introduced in Britain by horticulturalists in 1839.

www.tanacetum.co.uk


ART AT THE TERRACE CAFE
The Hub @St John’s Church, serving teas on the terrace.

Fri 11 Preview Evening 7.30pm, Sat 12 to Sun 20 10am-5pm

Bill Bradshaw heads up this group of artists with his popular display of turned wood. Peter Kearney, Lois Folkard and Michael Kestell exhibit their paintings in a variety of media alongside.


MERMAIDS AND OTHER TALES OF THE SEA
Henshaws Arts and Crafts Centre,

Daily during feva 9am-4pm

The arts and crafts Summer Exhibition takes on a Mermaid and sea theme. Come and marvel at the wonderful creations of our art makers: pottery, jewellery, papier-mache, woodwork, prints and textiles.

www.henshaws.org.uk/what-we-offer/arts-crafts/ Contact: 01423 541888


NOT THE NORM 17
Studio 3, Finkle Street

Daily during feva 11am-4pm except Sats 2pm-4pm

Local artist, Norma Galley exhibits a vibrant selection of paintings and fused glass.

www.norma-galley.com


ART-WELL– ORB COMMUNITY ARTS
Orb, Elephant and Castle Yard, HG5 0EQ (next to Frazer Theatre)

Mon to Fri, 10am-4pm

Artspace@Orb presents an exhibition of original paintings, prints, mosaic & multimedia works of art, created by artists from Orb’s well-being Art & Craft groups. Free

www.orb-arts.org