Event List

Remember you can catch up on many of our past events, including movement classes you can do over and over in the Past Events section. They are also accessed at the bottom of the relevant Tent or Zone. YouTube playlists of events in themes are here.

Self care playlist

A selection of our videos that will give ideas for and help your self-care when pain is high or spirits are low:


Please check out the Discovery Zone  (taking the place of the Into the Wild tent) for opportunities to join in pain science research. Studies that need YOU!

  • If you have any research projects which you want to advertise on the Discovery Zone contact us on info@footsteps-festival.co.uk 
Current Events

Create and Chat is a creative social gathering – every Wednesday at 12.30-1.30 pm GMT



Thursday 4th April – Journal Club – an informal discussion about pain science open to ALL 7.00pm GMT (every first Thursday of the month) NB/ videos of some of the paper presentations are now available on this page!



Get in touch at info@footsteps-festival.co.uk if you have any suggestions for events or if you want to present one – we can fully support you to do so. 


 Static “Events”

Opera North – Reconnect – link to our friends at Opera North, videos for wellbeing, breathwork and singing

Zine Library – see a collection of Zines made by people living with pain – contribute!

Footsteps into Pilates Pilates with Physiotherapist Zoe Rex – includes two Free taster classes

The Discovery Zone (research into pain – the whys and wherefores)

Pets, People and Persistent Pain

Facing Up to Pain – a conversation about Facial Pain with world expert “Prof Zak”

The Power of Breath -explore how breathing can help your pain (and your life) includes and SOS technique

Recovery Journey – Cycling Diaries: from 7km to 70km!! And onwards to the C2C in 2023

Please also check out our past events!