b-side Festival is an initiative organised by b-side Community Interest Company funded by Arts Council England. We are grateful to all the funders, site providers and supporters who helped make the 2016 Festival happen.

Huge thanks to:

Many thanks to all our site partners who have enabled our artists to use some wonderful venues and sites this year:

And a special thank you to our headline sponsors, Pennsylvania Castle Estate.


Arts Council England

The National Lottery Heritage Lottery Fund

Arts Development Company We Are WeymouthInside Out DorsetDorset County CouncilBorough of Poole Council