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Become a Friend of Charleston 

Enjoy the benefits of priority booking for the Charleston Festival, free entry to the house and garden, selected offers for creative workshops, and invitations to exclusive Friends events. For details call 01323 811626, email info@charleston.org.uk or click here.


Become a Corporate Partner or Sponsor

Companies have the opportunity to develop a unique association with Charleston, with exceptional hospitality benefits and opportunities for employee involvement. For further information, contact Sarah Dennis on 01323 8151851 or email s.dennis@charleston.org.uk


Catering and Trading at the Festival

We are looking to contract catering units to provide hot food and drinks to festival goers. These are companies who we feel add unique value and atmosphere to the festival. For enquiries, please contact: festivals@charleston.org.uk


Volunteering and Stewarding

We recruit a team of volunteers to assist with box office, evaluation and stewarding duties at the Festival. In return, stewards get a food and drinks voucher and up to £6 of your travel costs re-imbursed daily. We will be recruiting our volunteer stewards from 1st March 2018. Please send an email to festivals@charleston.org.uk.


Working

We also hire a large team of Festival staff to assist with car parking, catering, bar and box office duties. Staff are living wage (£7.83/hr) and are hired on a PAYE casual staff contract. For more information or to apply, please contact festivals@charleston.org.uk. Interviews will take place in April/May 2018.

What's on

Charleston Festival 2019 17 May - 27 May
Charleston Festival 2019

Programme announced February 2019. Join as a Friend for priority booking    

03 JunWorkshop
Colour theory and mixing

Explore colour observation mixing and creating a sense of light in Oils with Tom Benjamin Vanessa More

The Lord Chamberlain's Men 12 JunTheatre
A Midsummer Night’s Dream

An open-air performance of Shakespeare’s enchanting comedy

22 JunFair
Designer & Makers Fair

Beautiful and unique wares from the finest designers and makers in the South.


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