DAD Festival 2023 – you can reach the world from Dover

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  • Area Dover



Free event


A new arts festival for Dover.

You can reach the world from Dover celebrates Dover’s contemporary life as well as its rich history. It is curated by Dover Arts Development (DAD), an artist-led collective embedded in the town’s creative community. 

The festival will be the first of its kind in the town. It includes new artworks by internationally regarded Dover-based artists together with a programme of exhibitions, workshops, talks, walks, performances and screenings all drawing on the vibrant artistic and creative activity of the town.

You can reach the world from Dover 2023 includes new artworks by Samara Scott, Richard Bundy and Anna Phoebe, Charles Holland Architects, Simon Bill, Joanna Jones and Nicolas Deshayes. The festival will also include a series of curated Sunday walks, Saturday afternoon film screenings, fashion shows, artistic happenings and musical performances all exploring the town and its surrounding landscapes.

Full details of individual events can be found on the DAD website. All events are free to attend but must be booked in advance online or at the White Cliffs Country Visitor Information Centre.

Click here to book tickets.