Art Reach, Same Sky and Mandinga commissioned to lead the Winter Festival!

We’re excited to announce award-winning community arts charities Art Reach, Same Sky and Mandinga have been commissioned to lead our Slough Town Centre Winter Festival on Saturday 23rd November 2019, which coincides with Slough’s annual Christmas Light Switch On. They will partnership with Creative Academy.

Same Sky are renowned for their magical, out-of-this-world events with luminous night-time parades, fantastical puppets and floats.

In the run up to the festival, Same Sky, Art Reach and Mandinga are running a series of practical art workshops around Slough to brainstorm themes and share local folklore stories. The workshop will use a range of artistic medium – recycled materials, drawings, print and word transfer – to explore ideas.The creative output will feed into the final creative performance in November.