Ferrous Festival 2024

Family Friendly, History & Culture, Trails & Activities, Art & Craft

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Ferrous Festival 2024

Family Friendly, History & Culture, Trails & Activities, Art & Craft

Hereford's biannual international festival of artist blacksmithing, Ferrous Festival, returns from the 15th to 24th March 2024. The festival starts with a live-forging event in the city centre, leading to a complete programme, including exhibitions, workshop participation, and community events. This unique festival provides an opportunity to explore blacksmithing's connection to the environment and the value of materials from the earth to iron.

Ferrous 24 will celebrate the best creative metalwork from the UK and around the world, with diverse artists and makers from over 20 different countries taking part, placing Hereford firmly at the centre of excellence in artist blacksmithing. The festival's artists will work with schools, communities, and the public to create projects and exhibitions to intrigue and entertain visitors.

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This event takes place across Hereford City Centre.