L.E.D blend elements of hip hop, electro-pop, hook-laden, infectious, party music with a mixed balance of lead rap and vocals whilst bringing a life changing message. They have been touring the UK with their high octane shows, blasting the schools with infectious tunes whilst spreading the positive message to those they meet and breaking the stereotypes of what it is to be a Christian.
With a combination of sincere lyrics and beautiful harmonies, Long For The Coast write and perform songs about the state of the world, social change and close friends lost and found. Long For The Coast is the musical alias of Devon-born songwriter Jamie Gould, who is mostly joined by his wife Sophie.
The Texas roots run deep in this couple transplanted from the USA to Cornwall in 2017. As singer/songwriters with a bit of country flair, you’ll enjoy an intimate journey through song with inspired stories of life, love, loss, family and faith. They are available for concerts, festivals, outreach events and more.
Adorable animals from award winning Pennywell Farm will be visiting BRITE Festival. Make sure you come by and say hello to our friendly rabbits, guinea pigs and of course miniature pigs. They love a cuddle!
Compassion are passionate about protecting and empowering every child left vulnerable by poverty. Through child sponsorship and strong support in country, Compassion are releasing children from poverty in Jesus’ name.
Untamed Worship are a contemporary Christian worship band from Totnes and are a part of the Totnes United Free Church worship team. The band consists of Liz Gopal, Phil Watson, Chris Kendall and Tristan Snowsill. Their ultimate purpose is to glorify God and desire to see people experiencing Him personally.
Messy Church is an expression of church for children and adults that involves creativity, celebration and hospitality. It is such a fun way to explore the Christian faith in a relaxed, creative and messy way!
We have a couple of brilliant inflatables at BRITE – a chance to battle your friends in a gladiator duel and and beat the clock in a giant assault course.
What is BRITE?
BRITE is a passionate celebration of the goodness of God. Though this event is hosted by Christians we believe this festival will have a positive impact on everyone who comes regardless of background or life philosophy.
With a great line up of live music, street food, testimonies, prayer experiences and fun activities we intend to light up the town annually with an unforgettable experience.
What are the aims of BRITE?
BRITE seeks to:
- Passionately share the richness and diversity of Christian life and culture.
- Welcome innovation and creativity in the way we express the goodness of God.
- Do everything in a spirit of celebration involving the best of local street food, music, dancing and performances.
- Champion local Christian and secular initiatives that are making a positive impact on people in the town.
- Deepen the love between churches and grassroots organisations working together for the good of our community.
- Inspire other communities across the region to get together, get organised, get creative and courageous in their celebration of all God has done.
Who are the organisers of BRITE?
BRITE is organised by a group of christians in Totnes from a few different churches. There are lots of partner organisations who are contributing to BRITE in one way or another, information for whom can be found below.
BRITE is run out of Totnes United Free Church but is about so many more people than the dedicated 4 who meet together to do all the fine detail stuff. We love volunteers so if you’d like to help with the event please get in touch!