Calendar

April – August 2014

Isles of Scilly Folk Festival @ Various Locations
Tickets April 17, 2014 – April 20, 2014 all-day
The 2014 Scilly Folk Festival will be held from Thursday 17 April – Sunday 20 April. Following on from this years highly successful event, planning [...]
Ellesmere Post – SEA SHANTY & MARITIME FESTIVAL @ National Waterways Museum
Tickets April 18, 2014 – April 21, 2014 all-day
More details on the website – there is a huge guest list.
Sheffield Sessions Festival 2014 @ Variou Venues
Tickets April 18, 2014 – April 20, 2014 all-day
We could start with the ‘hype’ in which the city of Sheffield has been described (but not by us) as the ‘Capital of UK Folk [...]
The Bell Rock Tavern Easter Folk Festival | Friday to Monday @ The Bell Rock Tavern
Register April 18, 2014 – April 21, 2014 all-day
11am – 1am Friday & Saturday | 12.30pm – 12 Sunday and Monday A lively, Easter holiday weekend of acoustic, traditional and contemporary sessions (un-plugged). [...]
Folk Weekend Oxford: 25th-27th April 2014 @ Old Fire Station on George Street
Tickets April 25, 2014 – April 27, 2014 all-day
The centre point of the festival is the Old Fire Station on George Street, and just like last year, we’ve got wonderful folk hot-spots throughout [...]
Great Alne Long Weekend – Great Alne, nr Alcester, Warwickshire @ Memorial Hall
Tickets April 25, 2014 – April 28, 2014 all-day
See the website for details
Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering – from 25th Apr 2014 – Morpeth, Northumberland @ Various Locations
Tickets April 25, 2014 – April 27, 2014 all-day
The festival includes a vast array of competitions including crafts, performance and writing. Events of local interest nave been added to the programme of concerts, [...]
TradFest Edinburgh · Dùn Èideann – 29th Apr 2014 – Edinburgh, Midlothian @ Various Locations
Tickets April 29, 2014 – May 11, 2014 all-day
Taking place between April 29 and May 11 and boasting over eighty events and shows, spread across twenty six venues in Edinburgh (the hub is [...]
Raunds Music Festival – from 1st May 2014 – Raunds, Northamptonshire @ Various Locations
Tickets May 1, 2014 – May 4, 2014 all-day
Concerts, Sessions, Dancing, Workshops, Ceilidh and much more. Bringing live roots music to East Northhants. Includes workshops and dancers. Local and national talent from the [...]
The 34th Shetland Folk Festival will be held between 1st May and 4th May 2014 and as the UK’s most northerly folk festival, it is [...]
The first folk dance festival of the year, usually. Many workshop sessions. This is a festival for dancers rather than listeners! There’s a full programme [...]
Filey Folk Festival – from 2nd May 2014 – Filey, Yorkshire @ Various Locations
Tickets May 2, 2014 – May 4, 2014 all-day
Filey Folk Festival is one of the mainstays of this North Yorkshire seaside town’s musical year. Expect a broad range in styles of folk, blues, [...]
Girvan Traditional Folk Festival – 2nd May 2014 – Girvan, Ayrshire @ Various Locations
Tickets May 2, 2014 – May 4, 2014 all-day
Girvan has hosted a folk festival for almost 40 years and to celebrate this milestone there will be a number of events leading up to [...]
Whitby Folk Week @ Whitby
Tickets August 16, 2014 – August 22, 2014 all-day
Guest List – Whitby Folk Week 2014 Traditional music, dance, song and storytelling of the British Isles and Ireland. The guest list for 2014 has [...]