Clifton Street Festival

Sunday 28 August | Clifton Street, Adamsdown

Join us for the Clifton Street Festival

28th August!

A celebration of Adamsdown

where: Clifton Street in Adamsdown

when: Sunday 28 August, 2022 | 11am - 4pm

NoFit State in partnership with the community of Adamsdown – join us for a day of celebration starting with a parade, followed by an exciting blend of performance, workshops, food, music and much more.

This year we are celebrating community, place and home - taking inspiration from the surrounding streets of Adamsdown known locally as ‘the metals, gems and solar system’.


The event kicks off with a parade walking from NoFit State Circus to Brewery Park and opening spectacularly with a giant puppet, free runners/acrobats, high wire, and more. Not to be missed!!

Where Starting at NoFit State Circus, Four Elms Road CF24 1LE and going to Brewery Park.

When Arrive from 10am at the meeting point on Four Elms Road, parade starts at 11am.

Do you have wheels? Bring your wheels and join us in the parade! Click here for more info.



The festival will place on Clifton Street from 12-4pm with performances, workshops, music, and food offerings. There will be a range of activities and entertainment for all ages. Everyone is welcome! The road will be closed from Gold Street to Iron Street.  Click for map

Line up on the day includes Barracwda, circus performances from NoFit State, Oasis One World Choir, Fluidity free running, Capoeira, Upbeat Music, Tenovus male choir, as well as local storytellers, a poetry give away, Ingoma Nshya (Female Rwandan Drumming Troupe), traditional fair games, craftivism and much more.

Explore the shops and food offerings from around the world on Clifton Street.

Where Clifton Street (Map)

When Sunday 28 August, 12pm-4pm


how to take part

Just turn up on the day!  The parade will leave from NoFit State Circus on Four Elms Road at 11am. The festival will take place on Clifton Street.  All activities are free and will be happening throughout the day between 12pm-4pm.


join the festival spirit

Get into the festival spirit and dress in costume inspired by the ‘metals, gems and solar system’ or costume that represents your culture and community.


run away with the circus for a day

Fancy getting involved with helping run the Festival? We’re looking for hands-on volunteers to get stuck in and help make the Festival a success. Register your interest here: [form]


for more information

Please contact our reception team:
email [email protected]
call 02920 221 330
whatsapp 07500 970 567

Or look out for our team of friendly Community Champions out and about in the local area.

Click here for:
Clifton Street Festival flyers

Letter to local businesses

Letter to local residents


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