FERROUS 19 returns!

Ferrous is back!  After the success of the first event in 2017 we are pleased to announce that the Ferrous Festival will take place again in April 2019.  It all starts on 5th April in High Town.

Book your live forging slot now .

Ferrous 2019 is a festival of artist blacksmithing in Hereford, UK with live forging, hot metal forging demonstrations, exhibitions, talks, films and more....
Try your hand at the Have a Go Forging and make a seed marker to take home with you. We will provide you with one-to-one tuition and safety equipment on the day.

Please read the FAQs below, before you book.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You need to be over 16 years to take part in the Have a Go Forging, but all the other parts of Ferrous are suitable for all.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The event takes place in Hereford City Centre which is accessible by bus and train and the railway station is approx. 10mins walk from the event. Just follow the pedestrain signs for City Centre and then High Town.

Ferrous Festival is a collaboration between Hereford BID Ltd representing nearly 500 businesses in Hereford City Centre and Hereford College of Arts, the only artist blacksmithing degree course in the UK.