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Lancashire Encounter is a full scale festival over weekend of 21 - 23 September 2018 in the heart of the city centre, the Harris, Flag Market, Markets, Winckley Square and Avenham Park.
Lancashire Encounter Festival’s vision is to be the key cultural event for Central Lancashire and a driver for the development of Lancashire’s arts and cultural offer.
Taking place over the weekend of 21 - 23 September 2018, the festival will be an authentic voice for Lancashire, celebrating the breadth of the county's diverse cultural offer with a high quality, high profile arts festival.
Encounter is a cross art form of excellent art programmed and owned by Lancashire’s artists, organisations and people.
We have 3 different artist call out opportunities for you to get involved in Lancashire Encounter, these are:
Lancashire Revue are inviting applications from artists, companies and performers to take part in an evening of lively, fast-paced, warm-hearted entertainment that captures the authentic charms and voices of contemporary Lancashire.
Derelict are a Preston based arts organization who produce incoming theatre programmes, community projects and festivals in the City.
Derelict are looking for members of the public to take part in exciting, fun and immersive street performances at this year’s Lancashire Encounters Festival.
We are inviting applications from community groups across Lancashire to take part in an afternoon red dream parade through the streets of Preston, during the afternoon of Sunday 23 September.
We want to see you involved with this year’s procession as our aim is to showcase Lancashire, celebrate our diversity and put our pride in our communities on display in a fun way for everyone to see.
In September 2015, Preston discovered a world of culture and creativity on its doorstep. Watch what happened over the #LancsEncounter weekend...
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