his Saturday at Tredegar House, it's Youth Summer Fest 2017 and we're gonna be there. So whats it all about, Who's playing and what can you do there? This is your complete guide to the day to let you know what is going on from start to finish,
Doors open at 11am with official DJs on stage playing songs that have been requested through the Urban Circle Facebook. You can all come in, grab some food, check out the stalls and secure your spot close to the stage to be front row for the amazing line up. Its FREE ENTRY!
Performances will begin at midday accompanied by your hosts Gabriel, TJ, Fussell and Lozy. The acts will run through until 7pm when your headline act Jaty Silva has finished smashing up the stage to put an end to an amazing day and to kickstart your summer.
The final line-up is in order as follows:
The Honest Poet
Envy & Stevie Keys
Lucas J Rowe
Sonny Double 1
During the day, you will get 3 chances to go and see a drama piece called ‘In Da House’ which is a play written by our amazing drama tutor Alex Riley. ‘In Da house’ is a trip back in time taking you through a special tour of Tredegar house and showing you various scenes of what really happened in the house, since the early 15th century acted out by local young people. The performances inside the house have limited slots and will take place at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. You can sign up for a place in the tour at the UC info tent before the tours take place.
There will be a sports area for you to take part in workshops and games from midday until 2pm and 3pm until 5pm. These sessions are delivered by young people currently training as Sports Leaders at YMCA Newport in partnership with G Expressions.
There will be plenty of food options available for purchase on the day from local vendors and the Tredegar House cafe. There are also many different stalls to gather local information about community projects across Newport, including Newport City Radio
Ample parking is available on site is managed by The National Trust.
See you there.