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Tredegar House & Country Park, Newport, Gwent, NP10 8YW, South Wales ( map)

 

Too late for 2016's festival now, but we will be holding another next year!

Put these dates in your diary now!

28th Annual Festival 2017

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 12th, 13th & 14th May 2017

A weekend of international dance, music and song.

See the winners of the Tredegar House 2016 Prize Draw

 

FREE ENTRY TO THE SITE AND TO ALL DANCE DISPLAYS

For Ticket Prices for Concerts or a Weekend Pass see the Tickets page

 

Before the Festival

We will be putting on a series of Fund Raiser events for you to attend.  Click on the events below (if any are shown) for more details of each one.

Monday 22nd August 2016 Fun Quiz,  Cross Keys Rugby Club

 

Watch this space for Artists booked for 2017

Music ...Dancers...Ceilidhs

 

   
   
   
   
       

 

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Free dance displays from local and international dance teams.

International teams:

 

as well as Festival regulars and UK teams - they will go blue when confirmed for next year!

Al Rakas (Bollywood)

Brandywine (Appalachian)

Band Nantgarw

Cardiff Morris

Caerphilly Schools Uke Band

Chequered Flag (Appalachian)

Clocs Canton

Clocs Tawerin

Cobblers Awl

Cornucopia (Appalachian)

Cwmni Gwerin Pontypwl

Dawnswyr Gwerin Pen-y-fai

Dawnswyr Tawerin

Desert Rosebuds

Dr Tubervilles Morris (Somerset)

Flamenco Dancers

Gwerinwyr Gwent

India Dance Wales

Isca Morris

Jawahir (Middle Eastern Dance)

Kemysk

Mendip Morris

No Mean Feet (Appalachian)

O'Donnell - Maguire Irish Dancers

Shoostring (Appalachian)

Tiger Feet (Appalachian)

Topaz Tribal (Belly Dancers)

Children's Entertainer

Mr Big, who is a welcome visitor to many local schools, will be entertaining children in his canopy near the main marquee from 1pm - 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday. All children are invited.

Ceilidhs

Friday night -

Saturday night -

Music Sessions and Workshops

REAL ALE BAR available all weekend

For more information, use the links below:

Tickets

Artist Information Dance Teams Events timetable Fund Raisers Real Ale

 

 Visit this grand and beautiful 17th-century mansion, whose rooms and walls reverberate with fascinating stories about the Morgan family, later Lords Tredegar.  One member of the Morgan family was Captain Henry Morgan, a Welsh privateer who preyed on the Spanish fleet and colonies. He was feted by King Charles II and then went on to become Governor in Jamaica. A well-known rum is named after him.

 TREDEGAR HOUSE FESTIVAL
Honorary President: Mr Paul Flynn, MP
Honorary Vice-President: Mr Marcus Butler
Honorary Vice-President: Mr Stephen Lyons

 

 

 

 

 

Mae Cymdeithas Genedlaethol Dawns Werin Cymru yn cefnogi y dawnsio Cymreig yn yr ŵyl.

The Welsh National Folk Dance Society is supporting the Welsh folk dancing in this festival.

For further details, contact: Sue Oates, susieoates@bushell100.fsnet.co.uk, 01633 246241