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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

Young Bohemians Workshop 04 Mar
Art Activities for Children

Free Family Art Activities Bringing the artistic tradition of Charleston alive today, we invite families to More

20 Mar
Papercutting workshop with Su Blackwell

Learn how to make an exquisite concertina card, which could be given as a gift, or framed and treasured forever.

27 Mar
Woodcut Printmaking Workshop with Helen Brown

Learn the processes of woodcut printmaking, with tutor Helen Brown, from design to carving, inking to printing.

18 May - 28 May
Charleston Festival 2018

Now in its 29th year, the Charleston Festival brings together a remarkable cast of writers, thinkers, More


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