Drayton Arts Festival
Wild Pickle Workshop: 10am - 12.30pm at the Parish Rooms, Church Street.
Wild Pickle Beginner’s Vegetable Fermentation Workshop. Explore the fabulous art of
wild fermentation; the history, science and tastes of sauerkraut and lacto fermented
foods. Take home a jar of organic veg ready to ferment from this hands on workshop.
Market Drayton Art Club Exhibition: 10am to 2pm at Ford Hall Farm.
An exhibition of work by local artists in a variety of media.
Craft Fair: 10am - 3pm at the Beacon Centre.
Local artisans display their own work. Browse and buy!
Exhibition of houses and estates around Market Drayton: 10am - 3pm at Market Drayton Museum, 53 Shropshire Street.
A collection of artefacts and archives showing the history of the Town, its trades and professions and items of curiosity.
Fashion Show: 11am to 12noon at The Factory Shop.
A showcase by the Factory Shop of their winter/Christmas range.
Self guided Drayton Poetry Trail: between 12 noon and 4pm starting at Market Drayton Library.
Follow the literary trail round Market Drayton. Themed verse aligned
to place and situation with fantasy, mystery and history; guaranteed to lead you astray!
Family Event: 1.30pm - 3pm at Fairfields Estate:
A Halloween themed fun and crafting afternoon for adults and children.
Dance Workshops hosted by Maggie Mays Performing Arts:
2pm - 3pm for 5 to 11 year olds. 3pm to 4pm for 12+ (adults welcome) at the Grove
A Choired Taste & Friends: 2.30pm - 4pm at the Methodist Church.
A Community Choir Event. An afternoon’s musical entertainment with: A Choired Taste
(Market Drayton); Grove School Choir; A Choired Taste (Newport); Guest Soloists. Sing
along with us or just sit back and enjoy the light music repertoire.
Jazz in the Afternoon: 4pm - 6pm at the Red Lion pub.
Music by the well known local band “The Hale Street Stompers”. Bar and food available.
A special Evensong Service combined with showcase performances from local groups and artists: 6.00 p.m. - 7.30 p.m. at St Mary's Church.
followed by refreshments. Admission Free.
Acclaimed Contemporary Musicians: 8pm - 11pm at the Sandbrook Vaults.
An informal evening in one of Market Drayton’s oldest public hous.