Festival talks

Mount Stewart Conversations 14 & 15 October 2017

Mount Stewart Conversations Festival 2018 will welcome a host of influential and well known speakers.

Once again Mount Stewart Conversations Festival has teamed up with two cutting edge arts partners: Seedhead Arts and Beyond Skin, in order to offer a stellar line-up of acclaimed guests who will engage visitors in debates, performances and talks on a vast array of emotive and inspirational subjects. The programme, which will be announced in the coming weeks, promises a jam-packed schedule of activities taking place around the family home and world-renowned gardens.

Full programme coming soon...

Find out who will be attending this years festival

Meet our guests

An exciting range of celebrity speakers and presenters will join us at this year's festival.

Mount Stewart Conversations 14 & 15 October 2017

Arts, culture and music

Mount Stewart Conversations Festival is a celebration of ideas, art, music, and culture. Take a look at all the free events happening throughout the weekend...

Friends of Mount Stewart Conversations Festival 2017

Friends of Mount Stewart Conversations Festival

Mount Stewart Conversations Festival is delivered with the support of a number of leading funding bodies, charities and cultural organisations.