Info & Contact

Fatea’s 30th Birthday Bash is an indoor day and a half festival of acoustic music of all genres, from singer-songwriter, to folk, Americana and world. Taking place on the evening of Friday 2 November and all day 3 November 2018 at the historic Shelley Theatre in Bournemouth.

PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE MAJOR ROADWORKS ON THE A338 INTO BOURNEMOUTH. Delays of up to 90 minutes have been reported. If you are travelling by road please allow plenty of time.

Find us:
Shelley Theatre
Beechwood Avenue

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Getting here

Nearest railway station: Pokesdown. The station is 0.7 mile walk to the theatre (approx 15 mins). Or catch the R2 bus from Hannington Road opposite Pokesdown station to Portman Road.

Nearest bus stop: Route R2 Portman Road. This bus stop is 0.3 mile walk to the theatre (approx 6 minutes).

There is ample free parking available on Boscombe Overcliff Drive and in the surrounding roads.


The festival takes place entirely on the ground floor of the theatre with flat level access to all areas. Please contact us if you have specific queries or concerns about disabled access and facilities.



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