What is Party in the City?
Party in the City traditionally takes place on the opening Friday of the Bath International Music Festival. In 2017, Party in the City will open Bath’s new flagship festival – The Bath Festival – on Friday 19th May. The night includes over 2,000 performers across 30+ venues and 3 outdoor arenas. It is Bath’s largest arts event and free for everyone to attend.
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Where will it happen?
On the night, Bath Festivals programme and produce 3 outdoor stages as well as Bath’s historic venues, churches and museums. In addition, last year’s event saw 20 commercial live music venues and businesses open their doors for the festival and we are hoping to improve on that this year. See some of the pictures here
Who will be listening?
In 2016 over 20,000 people attended the 7 hour event. This is a mix of culture seekers, fans of bands, friends, family and other musicians from the night. Our aim is to offer something for everyone.