Create Fesitval logo in black

Returning July 2020

Create Festival is an intimate one-day festival, set in Ashford’s gorgeous Victoria Park. With 4 small music stages, hosting a line-up packed full of national and local talent, Create can truly call itself one of the biggest free music festivals in the South East.

We can't wait to be back next year! You can check out the full 2019 lineup here.

Create Platform logo in white

July 2020

Our sister event, Create Platform is an exciting week-long programme of live arts events, fringe activities and happenings around Ashford. Platform 2019 saw unique and exclusive experiences to the town, such as DJ sets in a church; performance poets in pubs; circus in the streets and even a spoof version of 'JAWS' outside a cinema.

You can revisit Platform's 2019 programme here.

Check out one of our little films about the festival

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Some highlights from Create Festival 2019!

Keep updated on social media

2 weeks ago

Create Ashford

Wow! Thank you to everyone who has applied so far, keep them coming via the link forms.gle/MTDrU7TEpcjyVPZA9
Please note we will be closing applications on 31st March
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2 weeks ago

Create Ashford

We're so excited to finally open our apply-to-play! Tag a friend who should apply below ⬇️ Follow the link to submit your application 🥳

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3 weeks ago

Create Ashford

Well done to MDG Dance Crew!We just heard that Ashford-based dance crew MGD Dance Crew have made it through to the World Championships of UDO UK Hip Hop Dance Championships! Well done guys! ... See MoreSee Less

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1 month ago

Create Ashford

Create have a wide range of #sponsorship opportunities to offer this year, including stage branding, site-specific sponsorship, and other partnership packages! We’d love to hear from you, get in touch via Messenger today. ... See MoreSee Less

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3 months ago

Create Ashford

Doesn't this look amazing? A short walk from where Create is held, Illuminites will be lighting up Ashford's town centre next weekend with Glow International and Winter Forest, followed up with Carnival of the Baubles on the 14th. Will we see you there? ... See MoreSee Less

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Create logo consisting of the letter C in black, pink and yellow on a yellow circular background

"Create Festival is a mini-Glastonbury without the need for a ticket or a tent"

Create logo consisting of the letter C in black, pink and yellow on a pink circular background

"Edinburgh Festival's
finest, in the
heart of Kent"