Admiring Local Music & Art

A Taste of creativity in the High Country!

The Hampton Festival is dedicated to promoting art in the community

For over 19 years, the exhibition has provided a platform for both established and up-and-coming visual, performance, vocal, and craft artists to showcase their work to a wide audience. The festival is committed to fostering further development of the arts in the local community and the Hampton Art Exhibition is an important way to support local talent.

The Hampton Festival is a platform for the diverse talents of both established and up-and-coming visual, performance, vocal, and craft artists from the High Country region.

The Hampton Art Exhibition, which has been a staple of the festival for 19 years, is an opportunity for artists of Hampton to showcase their work to thousands of attendees. 


Children’s Area ‘The Little Festival’

Whether it’s observing birds, practicing yoga, learning about bees, interacting with llamas, painting rainbow pots, getting face painted, playing in the sand, or exploring the Toy Library, children are bound to have a memorable and enriching experience the Hampton Festival.

Some activities that have featured at the Hampton Festival in previous years: Children’s Art with Tinker Art; Llama Experience with Napoleon and Guinness by MK Tours; Did You Spot It – Bird Show; Bee Raw – Learn About Bees; Face Painting; Sand Play by Peadon’s Rural; Nature Play by Katie; Toy Area by Crows Nest Children’s Toy Library.

Imagine What the Festival in 2025 and beyond will bring…

Appreciate the diverse & unique artwork on display in the art pavilion

The pavilion features works from local and regional painters, sculptors, mosaic artists, and more. You will have the opportunity to meet the artists and learn about their inspiration and techniques. The artwork on display includes a variety of styles and mediums, so there is something for everyone to enjoy. Additionally, some works are available for purchase, so you can take a piece of the festival home with you. So, be sure to make some time to visit the art pavilion and discover the artistic talent in the surrounding High Country.

What is a Festival with out Talented Musicians?

Hampton Festival will continue showcase amazing local musicians to entertain and delight at the next festival

A fantastic line up of local & acclaimed live music will be on the main music stage at the Festival!

Spend a gorgeous Sunday in the High Country sitting back and relaxing in the lovely Hampton setting under the majestic blue gums, enjoying the fantastic live music and superb, locally made food and wine from one of the many featured regional restaurants and wineries.  

Set up your picnic or find a seat, grab something delicious to eat and drink and enjoy the day! What a great way to spend a lovely Sunday with family and friends.

A family friendly day where you can unwind, recharge and enjoy a fun filled event, celebrating local talents. There’s something everyone!