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17 June, 2016

Countdown to Barnaby 2016


Read about the latest Barnaby Festival happenings

Barnaby Bites: Beer, Windows & Pay What You Can

Barnaby Beer There'll be a brand new, specially brewed Barnaby beer thanks to Macclesfield's own Red Willow Brewery, who are donating the profits on cask sales to the festival. It'll be called Starry Messenger  in line with the 'Space' theme and reflecting the title of a work by commissioned artist Bedwyr Williams, who's also designed the monochrome pump clip. Made...

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The Astronomer’s Star Hunt @ Treacle Market 29 May

Help the astronomer find his stars! A chance to win a ticket to The Astronomer's Story in a Star Hunt at the Treacle Market on Sunday 29th May, 11-3pm. Your mission, should you choose to accept it is to find clues from the Barnaby Kiosk and hunt for one of 15 stars hidden around the market.  Those who are successful...

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Macclesfield to hold its biggest ever family theatre show – The Astronomer’s Story

This year’s Barnaby Festival will give Macclesfield its biggest ever theatre performance, and a world premiere; The Astronomer’s Story is set to attract an audience of thousands including many families and children. A total of 2,000 people will fill Macclesfield’s Christ Church on Saturday June 18 and Sunday June 19, when it will be transformed into the secret laboratory of...

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