Wrexfest is back for the 3rd year running
Organised by Change Wrexham For Our Future, Wrexfest is a two-day music and arts community event beginning on Friday 31st, at various locations across the town centre. Covering two days there will be a wealth of performances at Rewind, Royal Oak, Saith Seren including extra stalls, workshops & activity at Llwyn Isaf and Undegun, all supported by the Arts Council of Wales.
Things get underway this Saturday July 25th at Undegun. THIS Project, working with Mikey Jones (www.mikeyjonesart.com), present Re-imagine Wrexham 2.0.
Contributing to the festival landscape local artist Mikey Jones has created a large skyline of the town, ready for local artists and the public to come and paint, draw, collage and reflect on. Come down on the Saturday from 2PM to get involved and be creative! All welcome and the event is free.
Drum With Our Hands’ very own Andy Garside will be DJing during the event with help from a very special guest. (Nice job on the posters too! see below..)
After the launch on Saturday afternoon the event will continue to transform throughout the week, until 1st August, with contributions from a variety of local artists.
From 8pm on Thursday 30th July the performances begin at the Royal Oak, High Street, Wrexham with two nights of acoustic music curated by Cygnini music.
On Friday Undegun welcome back WE//ARE//ANIMAL after a short hiatus for a special show ahead of releasing their debut album this Summer. Support comes from Rich List, Pink Killer, Jack of the Suburbs, Blood Lips and Future Exits.
Continuing on Saturday Undegun will host Hidden Charms, Baby Brave, I Am Of The Universe, Bandito Rey and Cy Humphries while Pobl Y Bryn grace the stage at Saith Seren with support from the Mexican Walking Fish, The Jackobins, The Undivided and Memory Clinic.
For more information you can find the group at facebook.com/ChangeWrexhamForOurFuture