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WAMFest, the brand new Festival of Weather, Art and Music comes to Reading Town Hall and Forbury Gardens for the first time over the weekend of 1-3 June. This unique event celebrates Reading's position as a global centre of meteorology and its rich artistic and musical heritage with a wide range of events for all ages.
Find out what happens when weather, art and music collide. Experience the Town Hall transformed into an art gallery, music hall and weather factory. Explore art and sound installations, enjoy exhilarating music concerts, discover fascinating weather displays. Take part in a giant weather forecasting experiment, make a barometer, or add your stories to our weather wall. And there's plenty for the kids, whether it be making a barometer, painting a thunderstorm, making a weather mobile or decorating biscuits. Entry for most events is free - just come along on the day. For more information visit the WAMFest website.