Festival Programme

Create.Connect.Unwind Festival – A celebration of creativity and wellbeing at MFT

From Wednesday 18th May – Friday 20th May 2022 the Oxford Road Campus Boulevard will become a hub of creative activity, vibrant colour and soothing sounds with our festival pavilion stage providing a venue for a range of unique creative activities and events, hosted by internationally acclaimed guest artists + musicians. The festival will also provide a platform to showcase artworks created by MFT staff, during the 136 workshops delivered by Lime since July 2020.


All event are FREE for MFT staff + DROP-IN – NO NEED TO BOOK!!

Find us at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Pavillion Stage, Boulevard, Oxford Road Campus

Create.Connect.Unwind Festival – drop in embroidery workshop with Dab Hands

Visual Art

Dab Hands is a collaborative art project with artist Lucy Burscough which explores hands and dexterity. Drop into the festival tent to meet the artist and try out some of the embroidery used in the project to create an anatomical sculpture of the human hand! Spend as little as 5 to 10 minutes having a...

Pavilion Stage, Boulevard, Oxford Road Campus,

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