Chelmsford City Council

About the festival

Young boho woman dancing in tent

Fling festival has been gracing Chelmsford for 11 years. It brings with it a unique and engaging mix of entertainment, activities and unexpected happenings.

Fling is an adults-only festival set in an intimate village of tents and stages. Just a taster of Fling's entertainment includes:

  • surreal theatre and fantastical storytelling 
  • exciting live music from artists, DJs and singers of various genres
  • unique performances of comedy, poetry, dance, cabaret and other curiosities
  • have a go at art and crafts activities
  • delicious food and drink offerings

You can see what Fling's all about in our photo gallery and our exclusive Fling video.

We hope to see you with us in 2022.