Meet the Makers at Makers Emporium

The Makers Emporium – High Street We’re inviting all our Makers to drop in between 11am-1pm at Makers Emporium on the day of WOW. You will have the opportunity to meet some of our makers and network… We’ll also be displaying artwork as part of FLUX Rotherham’s WOW Art trail. Emporium & Visitor Centre will be open […]

WOW Marketplace

The WOW Marketplace is in the heart of every WOW Festival across the world. Completely free to visit for the public, you can explore diverse women and non-binary-led businesses and activist organisations. It’s open 11am-4pm so just pop along and say hi!  Meet the Stall Holders:Nesh (Kate Woodfield) is a range of bright, soft knitted […]

Clothes Swap

Join us for our upcoming clothes swap at WOW Rotherham.

Rainbow Project

A photo of a person wearing a dress made of newspaper.

Rainbow Project are the only LGBTQ support group in Rotherham. They offer a combination of group and 1:1 support tailored to the individual. They will be brining us a stall at WOW Rotherham 2023


Lynda, owner of Mesmerise, with red hair and wearing a black t-shirt, stood behind a stall full of products.

Mesmerise will be bringing a stall to WOW Rotherham! Located on Wellgate in the town centre, Mesmerize opened in 1995 as a small independent shop selling clothing, jewellery and gifts to suit all pockets.  Often described as an Aladin’s cave full of trinkets and oddities, it is a break from the normal. It has always […]

Artful – The Artivist Rises

A tall wooden panel on a pavement with lots of pages with different colours with writing and pictures on them.

In 2023, we are bringing people together from communities in Rotherham to cocreate a project which uses art as a tool to tackle climate change and support nature recovery. Communities will help us design a giant Artivist Puppet; an inspirational figure who will tour Rotherham in 2024. In this workshop, people will share ideas for […]

Drill Art – Girls with Drills

A young girl wearing safety goggles concentrating while holding and oushing a drill down.

Drill Art using drills! Find out more about Grils with Drills here: Girls with Drills 10:00am – 16:00pm, Minster Gardens

Poetry Takeaway

The poetry takeaway van in front of a building. Small A board outside and bunting hung from the van.

“Our diverse group of talented Poet Chefs provide high-quality personalised poetry for guests and visitors, written performed and delivered free, all from our mobile Poetry Emporium, The Poetry Takeaway. We aim to make Poetry accessible, with our front-of-house quickly breaking down barriers, before a discussion takes place with one of our Poets. The process starts […]

WOW Rotherham Temporary Tattoos

Attic Ghost logo, white writing with two ghosts either side of the logo.

Want to prove your dedication to WOW Rotherham 2023? Why not get a tattoo! Well…a temporary one… At WOW this year, we have temporary tattoos from the wonderful Attic Ghost, also known as Pal3blood. The three designs are a surprise for the day! Find out more about the venue here: Holy Ghost Venue 10:30am – […]