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Cartoon Festival

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The next Festival date is April 2020 in Shrewsbury Town Square.


The Festival offers unique opportunitites to see artists at work; 20 of them creating giant cartoons in The Square during the Cartoonists Live weekend, others drawing caricatures and running cartoon workshops for all ages. Cartoon exhibitions of new work by top UK and overseas cartoonists, and the Shrewsbury Smile Trail, featuring cartoons in shops and restaurants around the town, run throughout the Festival period of April and May.


Shrewsbury has hosted this international event since 2003. It attracts around 40 full-time, professional cartoonists and caricaturists from the UK and abroad.