Cranleigh Food & Music Festival Starts 30th September
Saturday 30 September, 10.30 to 4pm

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The Arts Centre will be hosting more than 24 food & drink stallholders, food demonstrations as well as music (Surrey Hills Ukelele Big Band, Changing Colours, Super Owls & more) - plus our headliner act South Coast Soul Revue at 7.30pm. 

Food & Music will also be happening all day at The Three Horseshoes pub opposite, as well as street food & music at businesses along the High Street.

The Festival is sponsored by Cromwell Coffee House, a 16th Century Coffee House in  Cranleigh High Street offering traditional home cooked food  and a warm welcome. 

Watch this website for more details to follow........

Entry £1 (Free for Children & Friends)

The Maker’s Art 2017 Starts 5th September
Ends 30th September
Tuesday 5 September - Saturday 30 September, 10am – 4.30pm

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Explore the rich, vibrant and varied work of the Society of Designer Craftsmen, North Surrey. With everything from Ceramics and Textiles to Glass and Jewellery, this exhibition has something for everyone. 

Free Entry

Cranleigh & Ewhurst Heritage Showcase Starts 14th October
Saturday 14 October, 10.30am- 2.30pm

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Discover history right on your doorstep, organised by Surrey Heritage.

This event brings together experts and amazing resources held at Surrey History Centre, and many local organisations and societies to showcase the history and heritage of the area. Highlights include displays from the county’s archive, local heritage societies and organisations stands, family history information, and talks.

Children’s activities include mini archaeology digs and arts and craft fun.

Free Entry

Surrey Contemporaries Starts 3rd October
Ends 14th October
Tuesday 3 October – Saturday 14 October, 10am – 4.30pm

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Surrey Contemporaries is a group of Surrey-based artists who all enjoy a contemporary approach to creating Art. Following a successful Summer Exhibition at Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking, they are now bringing their exciting artworks to Cranleigh.

 Specialising in creating affordable pieces across various mediums including painting, collage, sculpture and textiles, there will be something for everyone. There will also be unframed work and a great selection of cards for sale.

Free Entry

Stitched up Textiles Group: Rhythms Starts 17th October
Ends 28th October
Tuesday 17th October - Saturday 28th October, 10am – 4.30pm

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Rhythms is the current exhibition by Stitched Up Textiles, a group formed in 2010 which has 8 members.

Poetry has been the inspiration for this exhibition.

Stitched Up Textiles enjoy exploring traditional and contemporary techniques and use experimentation with scale, colour and texture to produce their work.

Free Entry

Friday Painters Exhibition Starts 31st October
Ends 11th November
Tuesday 31 October – Saturday 11 November, 10am – 4.30pm

Explore the beautiful artworks created here at Cranleigh Arts Centre by the Friday Painters.

The Friday Painters meet at the Arts Centre every week to enjoy a morning of painting in all media. Some have not touched a brush since school, some are more experienced. No formal tuition just a love of art brings together this friendly and welcoming group. Enjoy our paintings and join us if you feel like it.

Free Entry

Exhibition: Hurtwood House Starts 14th November
Ends 25th November
Tuesday 14 November to Saturday 25 November, 10am – 4.30pm

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Discover the creative talent of local photography students and alumni in this fantastic new exhibition from Hurtwood House School.

Now celebrating their 50th anniversary, Hurtwood House is a specialist school of the arts and the work of their students is some of the best in the country. The work explores themes such as architectural structure, ostentation, sensuality and fashion.

Free Entry

Art for Christmas Starts 2nd December
Saturday 2 December, 10.30am – 3.30pm

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An exciting one-day event presented by Surrey Artists’ Open Studio members.

The SAOS Christmas Fair offers a fantastic opportunity to buy beautiful and unique gifts for your loved ones by our very talented artists. With original art and craft for sale at affordable prices, this is the perect place to find unque Christmas gifts for your loved ones.

Free Entry

Cards For Good Causes Starts 28th October
Ends 9th December
Saturday 28 October to Saturday 9 December
We will be Selling Christmas Cards on behalf of 25 national charities. From Tuesdays 10.00 am – 4.30 pm and Saturdays 10.00 – 1pm.


Exhibition: Christine Baxter Starts 28th November
Ends 9th December
Tuesday 28 November to Saturday 9 December, 10am - 4.30pm

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Explore the creations of Christine Baxter in this exhibition of sculptural work.

Trained at Camberwell School of Art, London in the 1980s, Christine specialises in clay modelling from life. A lump of clay represents endless possibilities. As we are hard wired to respond emotionally to the human form and face, Christine is fascinated by how a small change in the angle of the neck, the shape of the body, can trigger a response in the viewer.

Free Entry