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Bedford River Festival - 40th Anniversary Event

14th & 15th July 2018

The award winning Bedford River Festival will return on the 14th and 15th July 2018. With it's colourful milieu of live entertainment, river events, parade, funfair and fete with activities as diverse as raft races, fireworks, sports, arts and heritage villages there is something for everyone.

Entertainment features strongly at the event with displays from local community groups in the arts and sporting worlds, to a multitude of professional acts performing on stages right across the site.

The Bedford River Festival is free to the public and offers numerous opportunities to participate in, or just to relax and enjoy a vast array of activities and entertainment. Interested getting involved as a trader, performer, competitor or exhibitor? Click here for more information and to access the 2018 application packs.

 

River Festival Programme 2018

To have an insight into the layout of the site before you arrive, to located your favourite stage or to plan your festival weekend hour by hour, take a look at the 2018 River Festival programme HERE

 

We would like to say a special thank you to all of our 40th Anniversary River Festival sponsors...

 

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Music in the Meadows Bandstand Concerts

If you fancy sitting back and enjoying some big band concerts this summer, then you are in luck. We have arranged 5 Sundays of music for you to enjoy from the traditional bandstand located on Mill Meadows. Concerts run from 22nd July to 19th August 3pm to 5pm.

 

2018 Music in the Meadows programme

 

 

Please contact us for trade, sponsorship or participation packs for the above event(s) at events@bedford.,gov.uk

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