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Fri 24 May 2019

HowTheLightGetsIn Hay 2019

The world's largest philosophy and music festival returns to Hay for 2019!

HowTheLightGetsIn is a unique ideas and music festival taking place over the May Bank Holiday weekend. There'll be over 200 events, including more than 80 boundary-crossing debates and talks with world-leading thinkers, and over 100 music and performance events.

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Prices from £118


Community event 9.00am
Fri 24 May 2019

Shuhari Sound Collective

Born and bred in Hay-on-Wye; this now Bristol based collective aims to showcase some of the areas most promising musicians and artists. Shuhari Collective’s 4 night residency of the Globe at Hay is set to be a special occasion featuring: Tailored Sound, Sutty, SteelBerg, Bean, D/D/R/A/Y and Loch; Spinning, singing and performing their way through huge range of genres from Roots, Dub and Soul to Disco, Techno, Garage & Hip-Hop to name just a few.

Community event 9.30pm
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