Festival enquiries

All enquiries relating to the programme, operational issues and the wider organisation of the festival, ways to get involved as an artist, maker, trader or volunteer and any event-specific enquiries, including venue information, please use the following email.



Communications enquiries

For specific enquiries relating to communications, including media enquiries and contact from individuals and organisations that are interested in providing festival information to their friends, colleagues or employees or require up-to-date press releases, copy and images for other purposes. Please find more information on our press page.



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12th - 13th May 2018 | Blackburn, Lancashire

The National Festival of Making Delivery Team


The National Festival of Making is supported with funding from Arts Council England, Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council and Heritage Lottery Fund