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Festival on the River

Event ListingFestival on the River


A bustling Beowulf Village and Anglo Saxon market on the waterfront.

Lots of food and drink including Vegan and Gluten free by Juan Pablo with their special Grendel Stew; a Hog Roast from Vernon; Beowulf Baps from the Cake Shop; Simpers Oysters. Beowulf Ale and more from the Angel – Teas and Coffee from the Scouts. The Caravan will also be serving on Ferry Quay.

The Tide Mill Living Museum is open all day with a special talk ‘What did Beowulf eat?” from Dr. Debby Banham at 1.00pm Free Admission!

Renowned author Kevin Crossley-Holland will be story telling on the replica ship Sae Wylfing at 11.00am with Norse Myths and 2.30pm telling the epic story of Beowulf.

Kindly sponsored by Ninni Noo Boutique.

Music by the Longshed throughout the day from Brian Eno’s Bloom and aMBieNT MuSiC WoRLD to accompany the Poetry and Painting Exhibitions.

Live Music on the square from the Marie Boat Stage with Merlyn’s Open Mic at 12.00 and special guest Peter Hepworth at 1.30pm

4pm electronica from girl in a gale and DJs Freeland, Horner and Quinn

7pm Oktoba

8pm Caswell

9pm Aartwork

10pm The day ends with Beowulf Festival Lights on the Tide Mill (Kindly sponsored by Holly Blue Boutique) with music from Jan Pulsford’s aMBieNT MuSiC WoRLD ending a day of mystery and magic as Woodbridge celebrates “The Spirit of Beowulf” on the banks of the River Deben. Free admission.

For more information visitĀ www.beowulffestival.co.uk