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Tredegar House & Country Park, Newport, Gwent, NP10 8YW, South Wales (รง map)

 

30th Anniversary Festival 2019

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 10th, 11th & 12th May 2019

A weekend of international dance, music and song.

Put the dates above in your diary

 

FREE ENTRY TO THE FESTIVAL SITE AND TO ALL DANCE DISPLAYS

PARKING: You can park in the Tredegar House Car Park; National Trust Car Parking Charges will apply.

For Ticket Prices for Concerts or a Weekend Pass see the Tickets page. 

 

To see our sponsors for last year, click here.

 

To see 2018's Raffle winners click here

 

Before the Festival

We will be putting on a series of Fund Raiser events for you to attend.  Click on the Fund Raisers tab in the Menu Bar at the side of the page for more details of each one.

   

Thursday 13th December

Concert with THE LEILA DEE BAND

Hosted by Newport Folk Club

Newport Fugitives Athletic Club, High Cross Road,

Rogerstone, NP10 9AD

   

Music ...Dancers...Ceilidhs

These are some of the suggested guests for 2019.  keep watching for confirmation and further details

Alaw

Belshazzars Feast

Bob Fox

Brooks Williams

CALAN

Frank Hennessy

Jez Lowe

The Hut People

PATTY GURDY

The Rob Lear Band

Will Pound and Eddy Jay

 

During the Festival, tickets will be available on the door at the event, or from the Festival Office.

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Free dance displays from local and international dance teams. 

Please note that Natiional Trust car park charges will still apply to visitors.

International teams:

Matenik from Prague  
   

as well as Festival regulars and UK teams - they will go blue when confirmed for next year!

Al Rakas (Bollywood)

Cardiff Morris

Clocs Canton

Cobblers Awl

Cwmni Gwerin Pontypwl

Dawnswyr Blaenafon

Dawnswyr Gwerin Pen-y-fai

Firestone (Appalachian)

Flamenco Dancers

Gwerinwyr Gwent

Hevva (Cornwall)

 

India Dance Wales

Isca Morris

Jawahir (Middle Eastern Dance)

Mendip Morris

O'Donnell - Maguire Irish Dancers

Raise the Dust (Appalachian)

Shoostring (Appalachian)

Sweyn's Ey Morris

Tiger Feet (Appalachian)

Topaz Tribal (Belly Dancers)

Velha Bataria (Samba Band)

Children's Entertainer

Mr Big, who is a welcome visitor to many local schools, will be entertaining children in his canopy near the main marquee from 1pm - 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday. All children are invited.

Ceilidhs

Friday night -

Calennig Big Band with caller Pat Smith

Saturday night -

Juice with caller Dave Parsons

Music Sessions and Workshops

CAMRA REAL ALE BAR available all weekend

For more information, use the links below or in the side menu:

Tickets

Artist Information Dance Teams Events timetable Fund Raisers Real Ale

 

 

 

 Visit this grand and beautiful 17th-century mansion, whose rooms and walls reverberate with fascinating stories about the Morgan family, later Lords Tredegar.  One member of the Morgan family was Captain Henry Morgan, a Welsh privateer who preyed on the Spanish fleet and colonies. He was feted by King Charles II and then went on to become Governor in Jamaica. A well-known rum is named after him.

 TREDEGAR HOUSE FESTIVAL
Honorary President: Mr Paul Flynn, MP
Honorary Vice-President: Mr Marcus Butler
Honorary Vice-President: Mr Stephen Lyons

SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS 2018

 

 

 

 

Cymdeithas Ddawns Werin Cymru

Welsh Folk Dance Society

 

For further details, contact: Sue Oates, susieoates135@hotmail.com, 01633 246241

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