England – South West Festival Directory

The Spiral Earth, in association with fROOTS magazine, directory of folk, roots, blues and world music festivals in Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Somerset, Avon, Dorset, Devon and Cornwall. Click on the icons on the map below for more detail, to make it full screen click the button in the top right. Scroll down the page for the listings.

Spiral Earth Recommends:

Purbeck Valley Folk Festival
Corfe Castle, nr Wareham, Dorset | 16-19 Aug 2018 | website

Bradford Roots Festival Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire 20-21 Jan 2018 website
Halsway Manor Easter House Party Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 26-30 Mar 2018 website
Dart Music Festival Dartmouth, Devon 11-13 May 2018 website
Bath Festival Bath & N.E. Somerset 11-27 May 2018 website
The Cursus Cider & Music Festival Sixpenny Handley, Dorset 25-27 May 2018 website
Bude & Stratton Folk Festival Bude & Stratton, North Cornwall 25-28 May 2018 website
Chippenham Folk Festival Chippenham, Wiltshire 25-28 May 2018 website
Exmouth Festival Exmouth, Devon 25 May-3 Jun website
Bath Fringe Bath 25 May-10 Jun website
Devizes Arts Festival Devizes, Wiltshire 31 May-17 Jun website
Folk Camps Weekend for Dancers Blockley, Glos 1-3 Jun 2018 website
The Wychwood Music Festival Cheltenham, Glos. 1-3 Jun 2018 website
Wessex Folk Festival Weymouth, Dorset 2-3 Jun 2018 website
Folk Camps Weekend for Session Music Miserden, Glos 8-10 Jun 2018 website
Piano Accordion Workshop Weekend Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 8-10 Jun 2018 website
Wimborne Minster Folk Festival Wimborne Minster, Dorset 8-10 Jun 2018 website
Folk Camps Miserden Inbetweener Miserden, Glos 10-14 Jun 2018 website
Halsway Manor French & Breton Dance Week Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 11-15 Jun 2018 website
Folk Camps Weekend for Singers Miserden, Glos 14-17 Jun 2018 website
BlokeFest Easton Royal, Pewsey, Wiltshire 15-17 Jun 2018 website
Golowan Festival Penzance, Cornwall 15-24 Jun 2018 website
Petherton Folk Fest South Petherton, Somerset 16 Jun 2018 website
Midsummer Madness Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 18-22 Jun 2018 website
Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival Falmouth, Cornwall 22-24 Jun 2018 website
Teignmouth Folk Festival Teignmouth, South Devon 22-24 Jun 2018 website
West Somerset Folk Festival Carhampton, Nr Minehead, Somerset 29 Jun-1 Jul website
Poole ‘Folk On The Quay’ Festival Poole Quay, Poole, Dorset 30 Jun 2018 website
New Forest Folk Festival Near Romsey, Hampshire 4-8 Jul 2018 website
Priddy Folk Festival Priddy, Somerset 6-8 Jul 2018 website
Sark Summer Festival Sark, Channel Islands 6-8 Jul 2018 website
Frome Festival Frome, Somerset 6-15 Jul 2018 website
Radford Mill Farm Folk Festival Radford Mill Farm, Somerset 7 Jul 2018 website
2000 Trees Upcote Farm, Nr Cheltenham, Glos 12-14 Jul 2018 website
Once Upon A Time InThe West West Ashton, Wilts 13-15 Jul 2018 website
Tropical Pressure Festival Mount Pleasant Eco Park, Porthtowan, Cornwall 13-15 Jul 2018 website
Clovelly Maritime Festival Nr Bideford, North Devon 14 Jul 2018 website
Chagstock Festival Whiddon Down, Devon 20-21 Jul 2018 website
Larmer Tree Festival Wiltshire/Dorset Border 20-22 Jul 2018 website
Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival Tolpuddle, nr Dorchester, Dorset 20-22 Jul 2018 website
Pilton Green Man Festival Pilton, Barnstaple, North Devon 21 Jul 2018 website
Camp Bestival Lulworth Castle, Dorset 26-29 Jul 2018 website
Port Eliot Festival St Germans, Saltash, Cornwall 26-29 Jul 2018 website
WOMAD Festival Charlton Park, Malmesbury, Wiltshire 26-29 Jul 2018 website
Dartington International Summer School & Festival Dartington Hall, Totnes, Devon 28 Jul-25 Aug website
Sidmouth Folk Week Sidmouth, East Devon 3-10 Aug 2018 website
Family Folk Week Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 4-10 Aug 2018 website
BoomTown Festival Winchester, Hants 9-12 Aug 2018 website
Dartmoor Folk Festival South Zeal, Okehampton, Devon 10-12 Aug 2018 website
August Folk Dance Holiday Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 10-17 Aug 2018 website
Bath Folk Festival & Traditional Music Summer School Bath 11-19 Aug 2018 website
Purbeck Valley Folk Festival Corfe Castle, nr Wareham, Dorset 16-19 Aug 2018 website
Beautiful Days Escot Park, Devon 17-19 Aug 2018 website
Cornwall Folk Festival Wadebridge, Cornwall 23-27 Aug 2018 website
Watchet Live Music Festival Watchet, W Somerset 24-26 Aug 2018 website
Halsway Manor Folk Summer School Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 27-31 Aug 2018 website
End Of The Road Festival Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset 30 Aug-2 Sep website
Didmarton Bluegrass Festival Kemble Airfield, nr Cirencester, Glos 31 Aug-2 Sep website
Lyme Regis Folk Weekend Dorset 31 Aug-2 Sep website
One Love Festival Bruton, Somerset 31 Aug-2 Sep website
Wareham Wail Verwood, Dorset 31 Aug-2 Sep website
Swanage Folk Festival Swanage, Dorset 7-9 Sep 2018 website
St Ives September Festival Of Music And The Arts St Ives, Cornwall 8-22 Sep 2018 website
Cornish Bluegrass Festival Newquay, Cornwall 14-16 Sep 2018 website
Priston Festival nr Bath, Somerset 14-16 Sep 2018 website
Looe Music Festival Looe, Cornwall 21-23 Sep 2018 website
Stroud Folk Weekend Stroud, Gloucestershire 21-23 Sep 2018 website
Give Voice! Weekend Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 5-7 Oct 2018 website
Bude Folk, Roots & World Music Festival Nr Bude, North Devon 19-21 Oct 2018 website
Lowender Peran Newquay, Cornwall 1-4 Nov 2018 website
Mostly English Dance Week Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 5-9 Nov 2018 website
Halsway Manor Christmas House Party 2018 Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 23-27 Dec 2018 website
Halsway Manor New Year’s House Party 2018/2019 Halsway Manor, nr Crowcombe, Somerset 29 Dec 2018 website

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