Moseley Folk Festival

Background

For the past nine years, Moseley Folk Festival has delivered a 3-day event providing the best in traditional, contemporary and experimental folk and acoustic music with unsigned acts appearing as well as established international artists at Moseley Park, Birmingham.

Challenge

  • Create a safe, family friendly environment.
  • Develop full site plan for festival.
  • Maximise space of Moseley Park without hindering Health and Safety regulations.
  • Securing licensing from local authority.
  • Work with the Private Park Charter.

Delivery

  • Delivered full event production.
  • Managed build of stages and bar area.
  • Conducted full risk assessments and Health and Safety checks on site.
  • Managed bars, ensuring they were fully stocked at all times.
  • Management of staff; attendants, security, bar staff.
  • Full event control.
  • Design of child friendly area/activities.

Results

  • Sell out festival for the past 4 years.
  • Partnerships formed with local venue The Yardbird.
  • Regularly featured in the national  press for being an independent festival.
  • Images courtesy of Richard Shakespeare.