Perform at First Light

New Dawn Callout

Are you a musician aged 14-25 from Suffolk or Norfolk? Want to play at this year’s festival?

Applications for 2024 are now closed.

Find out more about our music support programmes here.

First Light Sunrise Walk

We’re delighted to announce the First Light Walk organised in partnership with St Elizabeth East Coast Hospice. This ‘in memory of’ sponsored beach walk starts at sunrise on Sunday 23 June and takes in a 5-mile route from Kessingland to South Lowestoft. Dig out your walking sticks – Registration will open in February.

Register for Sunrise Walk

Trade at First Light Festival

If you’d like to register your interest in trading food or goods at future events, click below!

Registration for 2024 is now closed. If you would like to register for 2025 click the link below.

Click here to register your interest for 2025



Get Involved

Volunteer in 2024!

If you’d like to be the first to know about volunteering opportunities at next year’s festival, register your interest through our form below.

Register Interest in Volunteering

Festival 2024 Charity Stalls

Each year, we offer a limited number of free stall pitches for local charities. Charities can register their interest now, with 8 selected each year to set up shop at the festival. Priority is given to those who have an interesting,  interactive offer for festival goers and after those we will choose at random. Read about the offer and register your charity now.

Find out more about Charity Stalls