Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage

Staithes Festival has established itself as one of the friendliest festival on the coast – a must-go-to event in the regional arts calendar.

During the weekend some 100+ cottages in the village become temporary art galleries in a unique selling exhibition. Staithes heritage is also celebrated in fossils, fishing, historic photographs and film shows.

North York Moors, Scarborough Borough Council and Welcome to Yorkshire
Art

Glenn Kilpatrick www.whitby-photography.com

Staithes Festival 2017

Find Out What's Going On!

The Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage features a selling exhibition of artwork which will take place over the weekend of 9 and 10 September 2017 in temporary  galleries in cottages, houses and public spaces throughout the village.

As well as ,  hold a series of talks, workshops, concerts and heritage events throughout the weekend. Entry to the Festival is free of charge. We produce a printed programme with a map of all the galleries and the weekend's events. This is free in the  week leading up to the Festival and costs £1 on the day.

Registration for 2017 opens on 1st April 2017 and closes on 30tht June. 

We will post a thumbnail and biography of exhibiting artists for 2017 on the following pages and details of 'What's On' for 2017 as they are confirmed. In the meantime you can see who took part and what went on in 2016.

Artists

Artists

Events

Events

Music

Music