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Here Comes The Sun Festival 2024

Get ready for a day of art, music and more as the Rising Sun Arts Centre opens its doors for the annual Here Comes The Sun festival. The centre will be transformed into a vibrant celebration of all the things the Centre and its volunteers hold dear. Bunting, fake grass, lots of colour and a glorious programme of arts all over the building! We have an incredible lineup of talented musicians and performers across 3 stages, captivating art installations and a host of family-friendly activities.

Line up So far:

  • Headlining the festival with their ska is The Skandal

  • Dolly and the Clothespegs

  • Prog-psych-jazz-fusion-art-rock project Strangers in Transit

  • Satin Beige will be bringing their cello-infused, lyrically soulful R'n'B to the Tree stage

  • Satirical double bass-playing songwriter Grant Sharkey

  • Grace Pounds

  • Rising Sun regulars Artists Link-Up will be showcasing the best of their performers!

  • Jimmy the Dog

  • Daughter of the Water

  • Delta

  • Alternative Folktronica from Lee Switzer-Woolf

  • Bored Slippy will be providing noisey indie rock

  • Jackie Doe and The Uncertainty Of Passion returns bringing a mix of folk, tango and French music influences

  • A showcase from the regulars from the monthly Dreading Slam Poetry nights!

  • Zap! Comedy

  • Plus more to be announced!

Get your tickets early and don't miss out on this unforgettable experience! We look forward to seeing you!

An allocation of tickets are available at a reduced price of £10, for purchase by unemployed/low income at. If you are unable to attend a concert without the discount, these tickets are intended for you. These tickets can be purchased in the same way as a regularly priced ticket, no questions asked