Join us for a night of fantastic music to make you move in the cool, industrial setting of the Flaxmill. With Shrewsbury’s best musical talent on offer, street food, and a stunning water themed light display by Wild Strawberry, its going to be a night to remember!

Doors open at 6pm. Tickets on sale NOW for £5. Use the form below to buy.

We’ll also be providing drinks and street food to warm your tummies, with gluten free and vegan options available.

All proceeds support Village Water’s work in Africa.

Event details

Saturday 2nd February 2019

Flaxivity @ The Flaxmill Maltings, Spring Gardens, Ditherington, Shrewsbury, SY1 2SZ

Tickets can be purchased online using the form below or contact 01743 241563.

There will be alcohol for sale and loud music. If you would like to bring children, you are more than welcome to but they are your responsibility throughout the evening, and require a normal, adult ticket.

Profits all go towards Village Water.

Disabled access.


Groove Dynamite – a 7 piece funk and soul band who will get you dancing in no time!

Two Blank Pages – Shrewsbury’s answer to Mumford and Sons

The House that Jack Built – the wonderful soothing sounds of soul and funk, girl groups, early hip hop, rock’n’roll and anything that makes you groove

Light Artist Andy McKeown (aka Wild Strawberry)

Clare Raynor Blues Band – Good, old fashioned blues music, a Shrewsbury town favourite



As we do everything manually, you can expect to receive your tickets within 48 hours of purchase.

Total Amount: £1.00

All further donations for food, drink or raffle tickets at the Big Gig support the Safe Water and Sanitation for All appeal. That means that every pound you give becomes £2! Give before 26th February and your donation will be doubled by the UK government.  Find out more.