There's a week to go until this exciting programme of events begins! Watch a trailer below....
What is Marlborough Dark Skies Fest?
It's Marlborough's first festival dedicated to celebrating the night sky! Featuring a range of events for all ages including workshops, exhibitions, talks, and stargazing from Monday 25th October building up to a full-on weekend of activity from Friday 29th to Sunday 31st October. Head to the website to download your programme at https://www.marlborough-tc.gov.uk/whats-on/darkskiesfesthome
Who is organising it?
Marlborough Town Council , North Wessex Downs AONB and Marlborough College have come together to put on Marlborough Dark Skies Fest for the local community and beyond! The Festival is supported using public funding by Arts Council England as well as support from The Nineveh Charitable Trust , the Royal Astronomical Society , the British Astronomical Association and Wiltshire Council - the organisers are extremely grateful for everyone who has helped make the Festival happen!
How much is it?
Most events are free but must be booked in advance! There are also a few drop-in events and some with a small charge - see our box office for more information.