Harvest Moon lanterns 2016 (taken by Chris Webb)Arts Development

Erewash Borough Council's Arts Development team work to increase participation in arts and creative activities, support local creative industries and promote the use of the arts to increase the health and well-being of borough residents. 

We deliver all our projects in partnership with local arts and community organisations, schools and other community initiatives

Arts Development have four priority areas of work:

Arts and Community

  • Erewash Festival of Ligh
  • Small Arts Grants
  • Arts Erewash - the culture and arts forum for Erewash.

Arts and Health

  • Various projects working across all age

Arts and Heritage

  • Working with Erewash Museum.

Arts and Regeneration

  • REvive

The majority of our public events happen as part of the Erewash Festival of Light, from September - February.  


Erewash Borough Council

Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5RP
0115 907 2244
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