Press accreditation – artsfest 2011

By on 02/09/2011 in Culture, News
  • WHAT:  artsfest 2011
  • WHERE: Birmingham City Centre
  • WHEN: Saturday 10th - Sunday 11th September

Press are being invited to accredit for this year's artsfest – the UK's biggest free arts festival. Press and photographers need to register by Thursday 8th September 3pm.

Please contact the media officer below for a press/photographer's pass for artsfest.  Images will be available on request.

artsfest is organised by Birmingham City Council with support from sponsors, partners, arts organisations and volunteers.  For more information go to or contact the artsfest team on 0121 464 5678.


Media contact: Debbie Harrison on 0121 303 4476

The full programme for artsfest is now available on the website, or to request a printed copy please contact the media officer below.


artsfest is the UK's biggest free arts festival.  Now in its 14th year it has grown from strength to strength and is one of the highlights of Birmingham City Council's annual events programme. This unique festival last year attracted nearly a quarter of a million people to our city to see thousands of artists perform for free. With everything from street art to opera, ballet to bhangra and poetry to rock music, the festival offers audiences a wealth of amazing opportunities to enjoy a huge range of artistic experiences for free.



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