Didsbury Arts Festival

Didsbury Arts festival is a volunteer led multi arts festival celebrating creative culture in Didsbury, through working with local, national and international artists. 

We are a biennial festival. The next edition will take place from 22 June - 30 June 2019. The festival theme will be Roots. If you would like to join the 2019 team, please get in touch.

Snail Prints Now Available

Support DAF and get your limited edition print

Snail Prints Now Available

Support DAF and get your limited edition print

Snail Prints Now Available

Support DAF and get your limited edition print

New Director Sought

Didsbury Arts Festival is seeking a Festival Director to deliver the nine-day programme taking place from 22 - 30 June 2019.

Roots Commissions Programme

Have a look at our commissioned projects for 2017 responding to our festival theme 'Roots'. Supported by Arts Council England Coming soon

Roots Commissions Programme

Have a look at our commissioned projects for 2017 responding to our festival theme 'Roots'. Supported by Arts Council England Coming soon

Roots Commissions Programme

Have a look at our commissioned projects for 2017 responding to our festival theme 'Roots'. Supported by Arts Council England Coming soon

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'Roots' Key Image Designed by Meha Hindocha

Find out more about this commissioned art work

'Roots' Key Image Designed by Meha Hindocha

Find out more about this commissioned art work

'Roots' Key Image Designed by Meha Hindocha

Find out more about this commissioned art work

Thank You

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Transient Roots by Louise Wallewein

Read and listen to this exciting new site specific poster cycle

Transient Roots by Louise Wallewein

Read and listen to this exciting new site specific poster cycle

Transient Roots by Louise Wallewein

Read and listen to this exciting new site specific poster cycle

Photos from DAF 2017

Take a looks at some great photos from our 2017 festival in our gallery

Photos from DAF 2017

Take a looks at some great photos from our 2017 festival in our gallery

Photos from DAF 2017

Take a looks at some great photos from our 2017 festival in our gallery