Newark Festival 2020 is to move from mid-June to August Bank Holiday
One of Newark's biggest annual events will be moved to a bank holiday weekend in a bid to improve its attendance.
After a detailed debate by Newark Town Council's finance and general purposes committee, a decision to move Newark Festival 2020 from mid-June to the August Bank Holiday weekend was reached.
Approval also saw the festival's free family fun day — traditionally held on the Sunday — incorporated into the annual Brass Explosion.
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