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Artists, Agents and Programming News

Artists, Agents and Programming News from the Association of Festival Organisers.

Open Air Business Gathering 2020

Meet fellow organisers, network, chat to suppliers and take home various knowledge to apply to your events this year....
Published on: 5th March 2020

POST BREXIT – does this affect you, or can you assist?

Musicians’ Union Information gathering exercise...
Published on: 28th February 2020

Calling All Unwanted Lanyards!

Unwanted Lanyards...
Published on: 20th November 2019


Published on: 13th August 2019

Scam Alert - Fake emails

Scam Alert - Fake emails...
Published on: 3rd July 2019

Folk of the World

Folk of the World...
Published on: 21st April 2019

Run Your Own Music Festival

Run Your Own Music Festival...
Published on: 6th March 2019

Traditional Music Forum

Traditional Music Forum...
Published on: 28th January 2019

Event Buyers Live 2019

Event Buyers Live 2019...
Published on: 13th December 2018

Festival and Outdoor Show announces stellar line up for event safety panels

Festout is a two day exhibition focusing on the festival and outdoor events market. The show covers the vast spectrum of events including but not limited to festivals, sport, culture, airshows, fayres, community and public e...
Published on: 20th September 2018

Time to get passionate with Nick Morgan at Festout

Next week (Sept 26th/ 27th) the movers and shakers of the outdoor events and festival sector will be found in Sandown Park Racecourse at Festout....
Published on: 20th September 2018

Guest invitation to Timber Festival for AFO members only

We would be delighted if you could join us to experience the very first Timber Festival to be held over the weekend of on 6 - 8 July 2018 at Feanedock in the National Forest, near Ashby de la Zouch....
Published on: 27th June 2018

Plastic is fighting back!

For the festival organisers amongst us who have merchandise and CD stalls (a great source of festival income), Proper Music Distribution recently announced a real fight back....
Published on: 7th August 2017

Julie's Bicycle Creative Climate Leadership Programme - Apply Now

Julie's Bicycle have announced the second Creative Climate Leadership (CCL) programme, which will run from 8-14 October, 2017 in Koper, Slovenia. Following the success of the CCL course in March 2017, this second internati...
Published on: 21st July 2017

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