The Piatti Quartet
The Piatti Quartet: Musicians in Residence for the 2014 Festival

Our 43rd Annual Festival is now over! Details of the 2014 events can be found here on our website from

1st - 31st October 2014

Rye Arts Festival takes place every September in and around the picturesque, historic town of Rye in East Sussex.

The festival attracts a stimulating array of authors, performers and artists both high profile and emerging, national and international.

Keep up to date with reviews and comments on our successful 43rd annual Festival and plans for next year on our Rye Festival Blog.


For the full selection of artists and details of the events that took place during the 2014 Festival, please go to the events tab at the top of this page.

Alternatively, click here for a short resume of the events.