Festivals / Folk in the Field festival returns for a third year

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East Yorkshire village fund raising folk festival ‘Folk in the Field’ returns for a third year Buoyed by the success of the 2017 event, the Folk in the Field Festival returns to Shiptonthorpe, East Yorkshire playing fields with two new artists for 2018. The third Folk in the Field festival takes place on June 30… Read more »

Festivals / Bearded Theory launches major ” FoodBank Holiday” Donation

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Bearded Theory, a multi award-winning, family friendly festival, taking place at Catton Hall, Derbyshire over the late May Bank Holiday, has today announced plans for an ambitious food donation campaign to take place at this year’s event.Bearded Theory Festival.   They have partnered with Derbyshire FoodBank charity, The Padley Group, to launch a major “FoodBank Holiday”… Read more »

Festivals / Shepley Spring Festival celebrates its 11th anniversary in 2018

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West Yorkshire’s premiere weekend of traditional music, song and dance is a family friendly festival in the village of Shepley on the edge of the beautiful South Pennines. Smaller than usual this year the festival will take place in St. Paul’s Village Hall in the heart of this rural community. This year’s lineup includes some… Read more »

Festivals / Solarsphere Astronomical and Music Festival 2018 – Dates announced

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Solarsphere is a small, family friendly star camp held in the beautiful Welsh countryside. We aim to educate the curious, the beginner and the more experienced amateur about various aspects of the Cosmos via talks and workshops. Children welcome in ALL talks although some might be a little beyond a young child’s understanding. Adults welcome… Read more »

Festivals / Richard Thompson to headline Wickham Festival 2018

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Folk legend Richard Thompson will headline the 2018 Wickham Festival. Widely regarded as one of the most talented guitarists of his generation, Thompson will close the four-day event on Sunday August 5 with his electric trio. He has been described by the Los Angeles Times as the “finest rock songwriter since Dylan and the best electric… Read more »

Festivals / Tønder Festival Full Programme 2018

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Tønder Festival, is now in its fifth decade as the major folk music festival in Denmark. it embraces both innovation and tradition and is in a league all of its own. The Tønder Festival stages are alive with young people creating music that stretches from folk to roots, indie rock, alternative country and singer-songwriter styles. It… Read more »

Festivals / Southdowns Folk Festival Line up announced

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Planning & preparations are well under way for this year`s 6th highly popular Southdowns Folk Festival which is happening in and around Bognor Regis between Thursday 20th and Sunday 23rd September. 2018 will see a lot more exciting and community focussed Town Centre activities with a bigger & even more spectacular dance programme, expanded delightful… Read more »

Festivals / Underneath The Stars announces full line-up for the 2018 edition of their music & arts festival

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South Yorkshire’s stellar music & arts festival Underneath The Stars returns this summer from 20th – 22nd July 2018 at Cinderhill Farm, Yorkshire.   It will bring another exciting line-up of established and emerging talent across the folk, jazz, roots, bluegrass, fusion and Americana music worlds, as well as the promise of enticing workshops, arts, crafts and food… Read more »

Festivals / Barbados welcomes the Barbados Celtic Festival to its palm-fringed shores this May

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The countdown is on to the best Celtic Festival worldwide as Barbados hosts the annual edition of its eclectic folk music festival ‘Barbados Celtic Festival’ from May 24 to 27. Boasting a three-day extravaganza of entertainment, folk music and food-focused fun, the festival celebrates the deep connection between the Celtic regions and the sunlit Caribbean… Read more »