A city wide festival dedicated to stories; old stories, new stories, our stories, other people’s stories.
Narrative will be at the heart of everything within The Rising.
A mix of free and ticketed events using indoor and outdoor spaces across Worcester.
Free and ticketed events
We are always looking for enthusiastic and approachable volunteers to help us stage unforgettable events. No experience is necessary, applicants just need to be over 18, energetic and enjoy meeting and helping others.
Do you have disabled parking?
There is no special event disabled parking. Please use regular City Centre disabled parking as usual. More information can be found on Worcester City Council website.
How much is the event?
Most of the festival will be free to attend, there may be some paid events.
Will there be photographers?
We have an official festival media team taking videos and photographs across the event to use for our publicity purposes as well as for the project evaluation.
Where are the nearest car parks?
There is no special event parking, please use City Centre car parks as usual. More information can be found on Worcester City Council website.