This summer between the 10th-17th August 2015, Caught by the River heads west for seven days of music, talks, workshops and blissful outdoor living at Fforest in Cardigan, West Wales.
Caught by the River Teifi is a family friendly week of live music, DJ sets, workshops, readings, adventures and good times. It promises to be a truly unique gathering in one of the most idyllic, unspoilt outdoor locations in the UK.
Music line up guests include:
Carw / Castles / Colorama / Cpt Smith / Eaves / Folklore Tapes / Gwenno / H.Hawkline / Jeb Loy Nichols / Meilyr Jones / Stealing Sheep / The Heavenly Jukebox / Trwbador /Ysgol Sul / Zefur Wolves
Talks, readings & conversation with:
Matt Sewell / Rob St John / Nina Lyon / Pete Fowler / Richard King / Kieran Evans / Emma Warren / Justin Robertson / James Endeacott / James Lynch / Jeff Barrett / Wales Arts Review / Will Burns / Robin Turner / Richard Hector-Jones / Bruno Vincent / Neil Thomson / Carly Holmes / Craig Austin / Cynan Jones / Gary Raymond / Gavin Goodwin / Jo Mazelis / John Lavin / Katharine Norbury / Ros Hudis / Miriam Darlington / Niall Griffiths / Nina Lyon / Steph Power
Workshops & Activities include:
Illustration / Painting / Creative writing / Field recording / Fly-tying / Canoeing in the Teifi gorge / Family bush craft / Nature printmaking / Cooking with fire / Knife and axe craft / Guided walks / Archery / Technical tree climbing / Swimming / Yoga & wellness / Fforest garden lessons / Woodland folk / forest school sessions for kids
Monday 10 - friday 14th
Visitors can take part in workshops, classes and outdoor activities around the 200-acre Fforest Farm site, situated next to the rolling river Teifi. These will include: illustration and painting, creative writing, field recording, fly-tying, canoeing in the Teifi gorge, family bush craft, nature printmaking, cooking with fire, knife and axe craft, guided walks, archery, technical tree climbing, swimming yoga & wellness, Fforest garden lessons and much more. After sundown, music will be provided by DJs. Across the seven days, the on-site pub – Y Bwthyn – will offer a constantly revolving selection of local ales to accompany (most) activities.
River's Edge Weekend
Friday 14th & Saturday 15th
Caught by the River Teifi becomes a proper music festival at the nearby Cardigan Quays. The phenomenal line-up of bands and DJs will be announced next week.
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