Saturday at ROYSTON Arts Festival

Lots of things to do today in and around Royston!

PLUS: Check the results of the Creative Writing Competition HERE.

You can start by visiting the ROYSTON PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY EXHIBITION of photographic images created by society members with individual interpretations of the festival theme of ‘renewal’ and open subjects. When: 10.30am  – 4.30pm  Where: Town Hall  FREE

Move on to ROYSTON & DISTRICT TWINNING ASSOCIATION‘S – PAELLA COOKING DEMO –  FREE to observe or buy ticket for a portion of paella with complimentary Sangria. When: 12 noon  Where: Backstreet Catering, Royston Market Tickets: £6.50 from or from Backstreet Catering.

Then it might be time for a spot of lunch at Banyers House whilst you enjoy the first part of the weekend’s two ROYSTON MUSICFEST sessions (much more on Sunday!) When: From 1.00pm Where: Banyers House.  See  for programme details FREE

You can also visit the fascinating Royston Cave during the day though you must book tickets first: Royston Cave | Historic Visitor Attraction

Another alternative during the day would be to take a drive out to BARKWAY VILLAGE which is welcoming everyone to its first LITERARY FESTIVAL. Fun for all the family, with children’s and adult events, café, David’s Bookshop & bar.  When: 10am-6pm Where: Venues in Barkway Tickets: £5 Children, £7 Adults, some FREE see website for full details

In the evening you might be torn between CORVUS AMATEUR DRAMATIC SOCIETY (CADS) presentation of STRANGERS AT A FESTIVAL a unique evening of drama and film, and ROYSTON TOWN BAND’s BRASS IN THE PARK concert featuring popular tunes from classic brass band music, modern themes, west end musicals and movies. Click HERE for details of both events.

Finally, don’t forget that ROYSTON ARTS SOCIETY’s AUTUMN EXHIBITION is now online and available to view 24/7. FREE

Enjoy your Saturday!