Outstanding concerts and events, distinctive independent shops, cafés, galleries and walks - all set against a breathtaking expanse of reeds, water and sky.

Make the most of the long weekend

Meet the Maker Weekend

Mon 26 Aug 10am

Meet some of our incredibly creative producers, with a range of demonstrations, talks and tastings.


Mon 26 Aug 7:30pm

Energetic, award-winning British folk taken into a more acoustic realm.

Snape Maltings is a place of energy and inspiration – one of the world’s leading centres of music and a visitor destination of outstanding natural beauty.

Festival of New

Friday 6 – Saturday 7 September

Explore some of the most exciting projects being made in the UK – all developed on residencies at Snape Maltings – including innovative hip hop, interactive contemporary jazz, and a sitar concerto informed by neuroscience.

While some projects are just taking shape, others are ready to take flight – and we invite you to take a look into the creative processes of some of the most progressive artists within the industry.

Sam Lee • Firefly Burning • Kit Downes & Tom Challenger • Rahman & Yermakova • Fat Controller • Nicolls & Bugge • Reload • Silence Makes Perfect • Tin Men and the Telephone • Voicescolourmotion

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