Festival Themes

Get involved with a host of making activities across 8 unique programme themes.

Visitors can amuse the senses through exhibitions; installations; workshops; talks & debates; conference; film; writings; artworks; place-based interventions; music; theatre; products; awards; shopping; selling, and food drink all woven into the festival themes.

6th - 7th May 2017 | 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