The Garden Party

Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 May
11am - 5pm

With extraordinary performances and entertainment for all ages, The Garden Party is the place to be during the middle weekend of the Festival. Encounter a fire-breathing dragon made of scrap metal, experience vivid sound installations, marvel at a unique flying machine and enjoy circus, live music, dance and much more...

Plus with delicious food and drink available – you can make a day of it!

View the schedule for the day here

LINE UP INCLUDES:

Paka
Elsie Dragon
Friday 20, 7 - 10pm
Saturday 21, 12 - 2pm. 3.05 - 5pm & 8 - 10pm
Sunday 22, 12- 2pm & 3 - 5pm © ShotAway

 


 

Whalley Range All Stars
Ye Gods
Saturday 21, 12.30 - 1pm & 3.15 - 3.45pm
Sunday 22, 1 - 1.30pm & 3 - 3.30pm  

Aurora Orchestra
The Beethoven Safari
Sunday 22
Chapelfield Gardens, 12.30 - 1pm
Castle Mall, 2.45 - 3.15pm
Outside the Forum, 4 - 4.30pm

© Sarah Lee

Corey Baker
Phone Box
Saturday 21, 12.35 - 1pm & 3.20 - 3.40pm
Sunday 22, 11.30 - 11.55am & 3.35 - 4.05pm
© Dani Bower

Far From The Norm
H.O.H
Saturday 21, 12.05 - 12.25pm & 2.50 - 3.15pm
Sunday 22, 1.30 - 1.55pm & 4.05 - 4.35pm 

Highly Sprung
Urban Astronaut
Saturday 21, 11.30 - 11.55am, 2.10 - 2.35pm & 4.30 - 4.55pm
Sunday 22, 11.15 - 11.40pm, 1.45 - 2.10pm & 4.35 - 5pm © Rajvi Vaya

Les Enfants Terribles
The Fantastical Flying Exploratory Laboratory
Saturday 21, 11 - 11.30am & 1.45 - 2.15pm
Sunday 22, 11 - 11.30am & 3 - 3.30pm

 ©Samuel Wyer

Motionhouse & NoFit State Circus
BLOCK
Saturday 21, 1 - 1.45pm & 3.45 - 4.30pm
Sunday 22, 11.45am - 12.30pm & 2.15 - 3pm

© Mark Robson

GlassHouse Dance
US
Saturday 21,
Gentleman's Walk, 11 - 11.20am
Chapelfield Gardens, 1 - 1.20pm & 3.45 - 4.05pm 
Sunday 22,
Gentleman's Walk 11 - 11.20am
Chapelfield Gardens, 1 - 1.20pm & 2.30 - 2.50pm
© JMA Photography

Glasshouse - Us (Short) from Glass House on Vimeo.

PUPPET MAKING WORKSHOPS
by Norwich Puppet Theatre

© JMA Photography

More FREE events on this weekend..

The Voice Project
Singing the City
Starts at Octagon Chapel
Saturday 21 May, 1pm
The Voice Project Choir will be singing around Colegate and St Georges Street, in an outdoor choral celebration of the places and inhabitants of this inspiring part of the city.

 

Visit Paka's website here

Visit Whalley Range All Stars' website here

Visit Aurora Orchestra website here

Visit Corey Baker Dance website here

Visit Highly Sprung website here

Visit Les Enfants Terribles' website here

Visit No Fit State website here

Visit Motionhouse website here

Visit GlassHouse website here

Visit Norwich Puppet Theatre website here

Free Outdoor Programme sponsor

Tarmac
Tarmac

Free Outdoor Programme Supported by The Paul Bassham Charitable Trust and The Geoffrey Watling Charity

Paka would like to thank: Nick Quinn, Ricciotti Molfese, Eddie Egal, James Kearney, Mauriztio Cianciaruso, Nick Shanks and Dan Peppiatt for their input into the Dragon’s creation 

Ye Gods is funded by Arts Council Grants for the Arts

Aurora gratefully acknowledges support from Arts Council England, John Ellerman Foundation, Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, and PRS for Music Foundation, as well as the support of its Friends and Patrons.

Phone Box is supported by DanceXchange, International Dance Festival Birmingham and Without Walls

H.O.H is co-produced with East London Dance, supported by Redbridge Drama Centre

Urban Astronaut is supported by Gi20, Without Walls

Block is supported by Arts Council England, Arts Council Wales, Welsh Government, Without Walls, commissioned by Without Walls, Stockton International Riverside Festival, Norfolk & Norwich Festival and Out There International Festival of Circus & Street Arts. Co-production Archaos, Pôle National des Arts du Cirque Méditerranée and Le CITRON JAUNE, Centre National des Arts de la Rue.

Us is Supported by Arts Council England, Norfolk County Council & Norwich Arts Centre.