Mole Valley Arts Alive

Welcome to 2023 Events Listing

Paul Winstone – our patron this year

Paul Winstone is a professional fashion photographer whose work has been published in more than 20 different magazine titles, including a recent front cover and feature article images for the Daily Mail’s You magazine.  His work also includes assignments for major fashion events, including London and Paris Fashion Weeks and London, Venice and Cannes Film Festivals.

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Something for everyone…

Mole Valley Arts Alive is one of the biggest community arts festivals in Surrey, comprising around 80 local events taking place throughout October each year. Last year we had over 13,000 participants.

We have shows, exhibitions and workshops in the fields of music, theatre, author events, children’s dance, creative writing, film, painting, poetry, street art and crafting. We’re open to all ages and abilities. Take a look at our listings, and come join in!

Live and online events

Events all happen either in or around the Mole Valley towns of Ashtead, Dorking, Leatherhead and Bookham, or online.

Events have included painting and printmaking workshops, standup comedy, Shakespeare, Sculpture Garden walks, and children’s theatre. What’s not to like?

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Events preview – A taster of what’s coming up…

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Test Event 2
Wednesday | Oct 30
Creative writing workshop to explore combining prose and haiku around a theme of trees
Poetry/spoken wordWorkshop or talk
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10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Live Event
Suitable for all
No booking required
Pay for event
This is it
Sunday | Sep 29
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Event repeats. Other dates/times available.
Comedy
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SOLD OUT
Live Event
Suitable for all
Booking required
Pay for event
From Root to Stem
Wednesday | Oct 30
Creative writing workshop to explore combining prose and haiku around a theme of trees
Event repeats. Other dates/times available.
Poetry/spoken wordWorkshop or talk
More details & booking info
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Live Event
Suitable for all
No booking required
Pay for event