The Frome Festival has been awarded membership of the prestigious European Festivals Association. The EFA represents some of the top arts festivals in Europe and is partly funded by the European Union. It helps build contacts between artists and festivals throughout Europe, … Read more

The Frome Festival gets a mention in ‘The Times’

Va-va-Frome — there’s no getting round the fact that eastern Somerset is trendy, and Frome has come a long way in the past 10 years. Once more rough scrumpy than craft beer, it has reinvented itself as an artsy-foodie hipster … Read more

Frome Festival teams up with Vallis Veg ‘Camping in Nature’

This year the Frome Festival is teaming up with Vallis Veg ‘Camping in Nature’ – a small farm and family run campsite on the outskirts of Frome, producing vegetables, fruit and various other farm products to the local community though vegetable box schemes … Read more

Would you like to advertise your Business?

We are almost at our advertising deadline and have a few ad spaces left in our 2017 Festival Brochure. If you would like to promote your business to 20,000 people locally, as well as on the Festival website / Festival App, … Read more

Event Organisers

Event Organisers, If you are planning on putting an event on in this year’s Festival, have you spoken to the Festival office to ensure that it is suitable? do you have a venue? If you’d like to get in touch … Read more

‘Friends of Frome Festival’ team up with Hunting Raven Books

Hunting Raven is now the official Bookseller for the Frome Festival. (10 Cheap St, Frome BA11 1BN – 01373 473111) We are delighted to announce that, from February 1st 2017, Hunting Raven Bookshop has kindly agreed to offer a 10% … Read more

Frome Festival – Open Studios – Call to Artists

2016 Open Studios Booklet/Map              

Frome Festival Friends Christmas Party – Wed 14th Dec 2016

This is to remind you that the Friends of Frome Festival are having their Christmas Social Gathering at the Granary (in the George Hotel) on Wednesday 14th December with doors opening at 7.00pm.  There will be live music from the … Read more

Frome Festival Short Story Competition 2017

There may be several months to go until the 2017 Frome Festival, but preparation for the annual short story competition is already underway. The competition opens to entries on January 1st, although, if previous years are a guide, the bulk … Read more

This year’s winner of the Frome Festival Treasure Hunt has been announced as local women Marilyn Sims (answers included)

Presenting the prize was chairman of the festival trustees, Dr Bob Morris who said, “From 57 entrants in this year’s hunt, the winner is Marilyn Sims and it is a pleasure to give her this pendant which she has triumphantly … Read more
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