An Interview with Joanne Harris- Newark Book Festival
Join us for the special opening night of the 2019 Newark Book Festival where award winning author Joanne Harris will discuss her compelling new novel, The Strawberry Thief! Published 20 years after the original bestseller, which was adapted into the 2000 film starring Juliette Binoche and Johnny Depp, this is the latest story in her beloved Chocolat series.
||Palace Theatre, Appletongate, Newark NG24 1JY
Newark Book Festival
Newark Book Festival is a weekend-long literature festival taking place from Friday 12 July to Sunday 14 July in the historic market town of Newark.
Celebrating and showcasing the world of books through an exciting and engaging programme. From author talks, to readings, stories, theatre, film and crafts. Crime fiction, contemporary writing, debuts, SF and fantasy, Cream Tea's, Classic crime and literary fiction, to a whole host of free family fun. There is something for everyone to enjoy.
Taking place in beautiful venues across the town, this year the festival will be exploring the theme of Home and Away. From travelling around the world and through your imagination, to a celebration of all things home and Nottinghamshire.
This year’s guests include Joanne Harris, Alison Weir, Michelle Harrison, Mark Billingham, Martin Edwards, Diana Evans, Elly Griffiths and many more.
You can visit the Newark Book Festival website for further information.
Tickets will be on sale from the Palace Theatre Box Office from Wednesday 15 May.
||Newark Market, Newark Town Hall, Newark Castle and various locations across the town.
Newark Royal Market
Newark’s Royal Market is held in a most attractive Georgian Market Place with its fabulous Tudor and Civil War heritage.
Full of atmosphere with its perimeter pavement cafés enjoy the market’s freshest vegetables, bread, fish and meat from local suppliers for quality and value. Discover Antique Treasures and Hand Crafted Gifts.
General Market: Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9.00am-3.30pm
Antique & Collectors Market: Monday, Thursday and the last Saturday of the month from 9.00am-3.30pm
A New Revamped Farmers Market: First Saturday of each month from the 6th April in front of Town Hall. 9.00 am-3.30pm
Artisan & Craft Market: Last Sunday in the month commencing February 2019 from 10.00am - 4.00pm
Are you a first class trader, or first time trader starting out?
We will support you and rent you a stall for £10 or less per day for three months
If you wish to try out market trading - we will offer a stall for £1 for a day!!!! Subject to availability - offer applies to weekly markets only.
Special Event Markets 2019
Take a chance to experience the varied programme of Special Events throughout the year
July 12th -14th Newark Book Festival 10am - 4pm
July 19th – 21st Traditions Fest and Artisan Market 10am - 4pm
July Sun 28th Artisan Craft and Food Market 10 am - 4 pm
August Sun 4th Euro Juggling Convention- Big day out! 10am – 7pm
September Sun 29th Artisan Craft and Food Market 10am – 4pm
November 24th Xmas Lights Turn On 10.30am – 5.30 pm
Dec 8th, 14th, 15th and 23rd Christmas Markets details to follow
||Market Place, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1DU