The John Clare Society Festival in Helpston returns for 2019
A Festival organised each year to commemorate John Clare, will be held in Helpston from Friday, July 12 to Sunday, July 14.
The John Clare Society Festival celebrates a poet who wrote extensively about his own life and the people he knew.
Highlights include: A Pint of Poetry and a folk evening on Friday; music, dancing, open gardens, poetry and more from 9am to 5pm on Saturday followed by a ticketed concert by Pennyless in St Botolph’s Church.
On Sunday there will be a Beginner’s Guide to John Clare in the Scout Hut from 10am until midday. Tickets cost £5.
Visit johnclaresociety.wordpress.com/festival-2019 or contact 01400 282409 for tickets.