Projects

Fete Day is a creative production company producing arts, cultural and heritage projects across the UK.

Current projects

The Greenham Cold War Experience

2018
Journey through time and experience the Decontamination Suite, Peace Camp and Control Tower at Greenham Common in specially commissioned immersive theatre scenes.

Flowers, Floats and Walks – Alongside and part of Gravity Fields Festival 2018

2018
Flowers Floats and Walks was held as part of the Gravity Fields Festival supported by a National Lottery grant from the Big Lottery Fund. From June to September 2018 this project enabled over 500 members of the community in and around Grantham, Lincolnshire, to take part in a nature-themed creative and healthy activity. It also celebrated the new improvements to Wyndham Park Grantham, and community members joined the Gravity Fields processional walks for the festivals 2018 flower themed event, and other walkers took part in walks as part of the wider festival activity.

Interactive Science Salon - At Grantham Museum as part of the Gravity Fields Festival 2018

2018
The Interactive Science Salon was held at Grantham Museum as part of the Gravity Fields Festival supported by a National Lottery grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. The Science Salon created exhibitions about Sir Joseph Banks who accompanied Captain Cook on the HMS Endeavour to Australia, and other Lincolnshire philosophers of the era. We created an interactive globe and held discussions, talks and performances as part of the Science Salon, creating an informal atmosphere to encourage discussion and sharing of knowledge.

Past projects

Greenham: One Hundred Years of War and Peace

2017
A unique and exciting, large-scale outdoor community event will be held on Friday 8th and Saturday 9th September 2017 at Greenham Common. Internationally acclaimed artists will be involved in the event and everyone is invited to take part. Greenham: 100 Years of War and Peace is a professionally led event project which is inviting hundreds of people from the local community to take part.

BBC Lincoln 16 - Green Fields Beyond

2016
On Friday 15 and Saturday 16 July 2016 Lincoln hosted two days of outdoor arts events to mark the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

Engineering Steep Hill

2016
Engineering Steep Hill examined the heritage of Lincoln's history of tank manufacture through a series of talks and exhibitions by local historians and volunteers, and by offering the opportunity for volunteers to work alongside professional media teams on the Lincoln 16 project

Through the Lens: Oxfordshire and the First World War

2016
An Exhibition exploring life in Oxfordshire during the First World War as seen through the eyes of young people living in the county today.

Alice's Day

2015
Alice’s Day is a city wide celebration of Oxford’s links with Charles Dodgson and the Alice in Wonderland story.

Steep Hill Stories

2015
As part of Lincoln’s Great Magna Carta, Steep Hill came alive with entertaining tales from the time of Magna Carta and its impact around the world.

Lincolnshire's Age of Scientific Discovery

2014
A project focused on the life and times of Sir Isaac Newton in Grantham and South Kesteven, where he was born at Woolsthorpe Manor in 1643.