The Big Splash family street theatre festival is returning to Newport for a weekend of FREE family fun on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July 2018. Expect a weekend jam-packed with dare-devil performances, immersive experiences and plenty of laughs as performances pop up in six Big Splash zones across the city centre, transforming Newport into one gigantic outdoor stage!

In 2018, there will be several Big Splash zones of entertainment dotted around the following locations:

• The Riverfront Theatre & Arts Centre
• Friars Walk
• Kingsway Shopping Centre
• Newport NOW zone on High Street/ Commercial Street
• The river walkway between the University and the Red Wave

See below for a list of the amazing acts performing at Friars Walk over the weekend.

Plus, you can download the full festival programme from