Get ready for the Children's Festival!

Inspiring your children's love of reading with a variety of authors, energetic storytelling and a barrel of laughs!

Fun-packed events

Little readers have lots of opportunities to talk to our authors. There will be terrific tales, creative crafts and fantastic facts! Celebrate the love of reading and inspire their imaginations with our line-up of children's events.

Poet Fest

Sat, 23 Jan 2021
11.00am - 12.30pm
Join us for a poetry extravaganza, where we celebrate the winners of the Festival of Words 2019 poetry competition, hear from our judges and listen to the prize winning poems.

Please note When purchasing tickets online, please choose the "pick up at the box office" option as this will make them available for you to collect on arrival to the event itself. Please have your email confirmation ready when you arrive.

Please note Tickets bought online to be picked up at the box office will be available to collect on the door of the event.

Some customers have experienced issues using the Book Tickets button below on mobile. You can also buy Festival of Words tickets on the Brid Spa website or by calling the booking line on 01482 392699, Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm.
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Poetry Competition

If you can say the words, you can write the words. Express yourself through poetry - whatever shape or form - and you could win £50! The competition is free to enter for all school aged children, with prizes for primary and secondary.

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