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Thetford’s Creative Carnival

Join BFER at the Thetford Creative Carnival event this August bank holiday for drop-in family crafts using natural materials

August 26, 2023
Thetford Market Place
No booking required

Thetford’s Creative Carnival

Join BFER on Saturday 26th August at Thetford’s Creative Carnival event. Returning for its second year, the Creative Carnival is a town wide celebration of arts, culture, and nature. On Saturday 26th, BFER will be hosting a stall on Thetford Market Place, with fun drop-in craft activities for all the family led by wild-crafter, Jon Tyler. The activities will be free of charge to participants with thanks to funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. In addition to the BFER stall, there will also be a range of other activities to get involved in, including meeting Brym the River Dragon, who will be making a special visit from West Stow Country Park.

Thetford Creative Carnival, Saturday 26th August itinerary:

  • 10am-7pm – Drop in arts & crafts at Thetford Library.
  • 11am-12:30pm – Crochet Workshop at the Guildhall. FREE but booking required. Click here for booking and details
  • 2pm-4pm – Zine Making Workshop (ages 16-25) at Ancient House Museum. Click here for details
  • 10am-4pm – Arts & Crafts on the Market Place with BFER – West Stow Dragon Puppet – Craft Stalls – Face Painting