Drayton Arts Festival

Saturday 25th October 2014






Photographic Exhibition Whitchurch Photographic Society

(From 20th Oct - 2nd Nov)


Festival Drayton Centre Gallery


During opening hours

Photographic Exhibition

U3A Photographic Group, Market Drayton


Market Drayton



During opening hours

Line dance event


Grove School

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7:30pm to 11:30pm





Events spanning several dates:

October; “Pop Up Choir”

Retired Head of Music at the Grove, Ken Sterling will be leading Market Drayton’s first “Pop Up Choir” in the run up to the weekend of the Drayton Arts Festival. Please join the choir! All welcome! No auditions! No ability or age restrictions! No need to read music. Rehearsals held on Tuesdays throughout October at 7.30pm; 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th Oct. at the Methodist Church Schoolroom, Clive Road, Market Drayton.


1st October 2014 to 3rd November 2014; U3A Photographic Group, Market Drayton

A photo display by our groups members, The subject is "Around Market Drayton" at the library display area.


30th October to 2nd November; Poetry and Prose Exhibition

There will be an ongoing exhibition of prose and poetry displayed in shops and businesses around the town from 1st October. This event includes a Poetry and Prose writing Competition, the winner of which will be announced at an “Open Mic” event in the Mouse Room at the Red Lion on Saturday 1st November. (If you are interested in entering, pick up a form at the library in Market Drayton)


20th October to 2nd November; Photographic Exhibition

Whitchurch Photographic Society Photographic Exhibition of Market Drayton and the surrounding area at the Festival Drayton Centre.


30th Oct to 2nd November; Open Studios

Throughout the Arts Festival weekend, local artists will be opening their studios.

You will have the chance to enter places that are normally closed to the public, whether it’s a studio or even possibly at the bottom of someone’s garden. It’s a great opportunity to meet the artists and maybe buy something totally unique.


Artist: Quita Brown

34 Waterside Drive

Market Drayton



Please come and see a display of my work.

Life studies in drawing and painting, abstract paintings,

prints, sculptures and much more.

Open Saturday and Sunday 10am to 5pm.




30th Oct to 2nd November: Town centre art trail

Come and see the works of local artists in our ArtsFest street galleries located in shops pubs and cafes where you see the ArtsFest poster. Contact Ann Boyden 01270 811906 to find out how you may display a painting of your own.