6th - 8th December, 2019
Words Weekend is a dynamic new festival series celebrating the power of words and stories. Words Weekend will curate an annual programme of festivals, in a series of unique settings across the UK.
The first edition, hosted by iconic venue Sage Gateshead, features an exceptional international line-up that champions diversity, accessibility and the rich culture of the North East.
27 - 29 March 2020
Words Weekend returns for it’s second edition, taking over The Lowry at Salford.
The names announced so far announced include local and international talent who champion diversity, social inclusion and the rich musical and literary history of the North West. Through the power of words and stories, Words Weekend aims to unite communities and ignite imaginations