The stage is set, the art is hung, and the excitement is palpable in Calne as we eagerly await the opening of this year's Calne Music & Arts Festival on Friday, October 6th. With the dedicated efforts of countless volunteers, generous sponsors, and the support of Festival Friends, the 2023 edition promises to be an unforgettable celebration of creativity and community.
The Open Art Exhibition: A Feast for the Senses
One of the most captivating aspects of the Calne Music & Arts Festival is the Open Art Exhibition, which showcases the incredible talent of local artists. This year, a staggering 300 pieces of art have been lovingly curated and displayed for all to enjoy. The festival truly transforms into a visual wonderland, where paintings, sculptures, and photographs ignite our imagination and evoke emotions.
The meticulous process of hanging 300 pieces of art is a testament to the dedication of the festival's volunteers. These unsung heroes have spent countless hours ensuring that each piece is displayed to its full potential, creating an enchanting atmosphere that captivates festival-goers. Their commitment to making this event a success is truly awe-inspiring.
Celebrating Our Sponsors and Festival Friends
The Calne Music & Arts Festival would not be possible without the generous support of sponsors and Festival Friends. Their contributions play a pivotal role in keeping ticket prices low and even free for many events, making the festival accessible to a wide range of people in the community.
It is heartwarming to see local businesses and individuals come together to support the arts and culture in Calne. Their commitment to nurturing and promoting the creative spirit in our town is commendable, and we owe them a debt of gratitude.
Counting Down to the Grand Opening
As we count down the days to the festival's grand opening on Friday, October 6th, excitement is building throughout Calne. Have you secured your tickets yet? If not, now is the perfect time to do so. The festival promises a diverse lineup of acts and performances, ensuring there's something for everyone to enjoy.
So, what are you most excited about? Is it the mesmerizing art exhibition, the anticipation of world-class musical performances, or perhaps the unique workshops and events that will spark your curiosity? Share your enthusiasm with friends and family and encourage them to join in the celebration of our vibrant arts community.
This year's festival promises to be a masterpiece, and we can't wait to experience it together.
See you at the Calne Music & Arts Festival 2023 – a celebration of art, music, and the heartwarming spirit of Calne!