Fun Palaces Blog

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NEW ROLE: Fun Palaces Co-ordinator “(Fun Palaces) change the conception we have of our place in the community. They encourage engagement, cooperation, social sharing and understanding” Farnham Fun Palace, Surrey The first weekend of October every ...

Fun Palaces news!

Today we launch signups for our sixth weekend of Fun Palaces. In just over six years we have grown from a tiny idea to an annual weekend of action and an ongoing campaign for community at ...

Sharing the Fun Palaces Campaign on Fun Palaces Weekend

We know our Makers understand that Fun Palaces is about much more than the weekend – it’s about the meetings you’ve been having with your neighbours, colleagues and friends for the past months, weeks and days ...

Want to Make a Fun Palace in 25 Days or Less?!

Interested in making your own Fun Palace – even with just a few weeks to go? GREAT! It’s totally do-able. Here are five tips for making your own local Fun Palace, bringing your community together - ...

Shining a Global Light on Local Brilliance

Fun Palaces' co-director Stella Duffy on how the hyper-local nature of Fun Palaces makes a difference on a much wider stage ... I wrote this blog on a train back from Truro to London. Two weeks ...

Brownian Motion – A Love Story from Cornwall

Jack Morrison is one of the two Fun Palaces Ambassadors for Cornwall. Jack works with FEAST and Chloe Hughes with Cornwall Museums Partnership and they share the Ambassador role, working within and from their own organisations. ...