Would you like to be our Friend and help the Festival grow?

Newark Book Festival is an emerging not for profit festival – celebrating local, regional and international literary talent. We’re looking for Friends to help support the festival, authors and the town.

Becoming a Friend of the Festival is easy and a great way to become part of the family. Benefits include: ticket offers, an invite to a VIP launch event, free refreshments at our Town Hall programme and more.

Friend Scheme Donation Platforms

Single Person – £15 (Minimum)

Couple – £25 (Minimum)

To apply, please pick up a leaflet at a venue across town or simply download the Friends booking form.

We look forward to being best friends forever soon!

Huge thank you to our first set of Festival Friends:

The Muskham Ferry | Tim Rideout | Mr & Mrs Woolmer | Steve Watson | Susannah Chambers | Matthew Patterson | Mr & Mrs Bullimore | Rosemary Holland and Anthony Bubb | Mary & Richard Haig | Julie Nicholson | Michael Bassey | Margaret Smith | Jackie Buxton