We’re delighted to welcome a wide range of local partners to the festival.

Some of our partners are working with us pre-festival to help raise awareness and some will be onsite across 11-13 August, helping us to create even more festival magic!

Founded in 793 and reputed to be the oldest pub in England (by The Guinness Book of Records, 2016) Ye Olde Fighting Cocks serves award-winning Food & Drink.

Founded in 2014, Farr Brew creates great tasting real ales, brewed with craft and a commitment to quality, right here in Hertfordshire.

Dylan’s is an independent Free House run by Andrew Knight and Sean Hughes serving Craft Beer, Real Ales, Fine Wines & Good Food in the heart of St Albans.

Blend Media hosts the largest library of premium 360° Video/VR films, available to license for use in campaigns across social media, VR headsets and WebVR, and runs a global network of expert 360° Video Creators.

REWIND is a creative agency and digital production studio that specialises in VR and the creative production behind unforgettable experiential events.

The Hare & Hounds specialises in events, quality wines, cellar management, looking after Real Ales, Homemade Traditional cooking and of course, 1st class customer service.

Fluxus is a community of peers and experts that empower people to change and create new habits, improving health and fitness which leads to a fuller, happier life.

Est in 2003, Eve & Adam is renowned for its events, high levels of service and expertise, and a friendly, approachable manner, setting it apart from other beauty salons.

Flower Box offers a huge range of flowers delivered directly from Holland, sourcing bespoke orders and offering a beautiful selection for all occasions – from weddings, to funerals and everything in between!

Since opening in St. Albans in December 2012, Tomoka Spirits Boutique has been intriguing and delighting customers with such curiosities as Japanese single malt whiskies, Scottish small batch gins and vintage Caribbean rums.

The Great Northern is an independent restaurant & pub, serving locally sourced & seasonal modern British & European food, complimented by a great selection of wines, ales and craft beers.

Diddy Rascals’ events are family centred social events with 100% of proceeds going to supporting Humanitas Charity. Look out for our nipper-friendly nightclubs, film screening and festival shenanigans coming to a town near you!

George Street Canteen serves brunches, sandwiches and sweet treats, all made to order with the best, well-sourced ingredients, with indoor and outdoor seating so you can enjoy a warming feast or dine alfresco and take in the views.

ArtShed runs art classes in local primary schools, parties, seasonal workshops, popular holiday camps and classes for adults, allowing people of all ages to unlock their creativity!

The Boot won BEST PUB IN ST ALBANS 2015 at The St Albans Food and Drink Awards and have been awarded a place in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide for the 9th year running in 2016.

Flagship Wines is an exciting innovative independent wine merchant established in St Albans in 2004 by Julia Jenkins offering excellent wines and service with outstanding wine knowledge and enthusiasm.

The Farmer’s Boy is a tastefully refurbished bay-windowed pub with its own brewery, continental bottled beers, log fire, and a back open kitchen doing bar lunches. It’s one of the few pubs where live rugby at any level can be watched.

Fab Networking provides friendly, supportive and professional meetings and events for women who want lively, fun and proactive business networking. Their three groups meet monthly in Wheathampstead, Welwyn Garden City and St Albans.

Based is in South Bedfordshire, Landmark Coaches has been Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire’s leading and most trusted coach company since 1993.

At The Cricketers of Redbourn, you’re assured of a warm welcome, great service and excellent food. Whether you want a quick drink or light-bite in the bar, or to dine in the contemporary restaurant for an entire evening, there’s something for everyone.

At Mummy SOS, Nanny Alex and her team of childcare staff provide childcare for any event. They event do birthday parties!

Humanitas believes that everyone is entitled to health care, an education and a family. Through their charity work, they strive to provide these three key rights all across the globe.

Home-Start was founded by Margaret Harrison in 1973 and is now one of the leading charities in the UK working with families in need. They offer a range of support services to families who are struggling with the demands and challenges of being a parent.

Electric Umbrella is a vibrant, unique co-creation between adults with learning disabilities and music industry professionals. They are challenging the perception of people with learning disabilities by empowering and enriching lives through music.

Every year, Rennie Grove Hospice Care provides specialised care which gives thousands of patients diagnosed with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses the choice to stay at home, surrounded by their friends and family.

Headliner Magazine fuses music, technology, and the arts, to support the creative community. We talk to an eclectic roster of international artists about their fascinating musical journeys, what life on the road is really like, and recording tips and techniques.

For the last 160 years, The Herts Advertiser has been the main weekly newspaper covering the St Albans District and is delivered to more than 50,000 homes each week in St Albans, Harpenden, Radlett and the surrounding villages.

Look StAlbans provides a community voice on design – a way in which everyone can influence what this precious city looks like as it develops.

We’re passionate about volunteering and the difference it can make in our community. Giving your time and expertise to a local group or charity can help people feel less isolated, conserve our environment, provide activities for children…the list of benefits are endless.

St Adrian’s is a happy and caring community. Through the partnership between school, home and parish, we aim to provide the best possible standards of education in a supportive Catholic Christian environment.

St. John’s has always had a good reputation and we work hard at keeping it that way! We seek to maintain a partnership between home and school in order to ensure that all of us work together for the good of your children.