Upcoming Festivals

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Celtic Connections

17 January - 03 February 2019
Celtic Connections is programmed by Artistic Director (and founding member of Celtic supergroup Capercaillie) Donald Shaw and features over 300 events across multiple genres of music. The festival is...

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Cheltenham Jazz Festival

1 May - 06 May 2019
Cheltenham has become one of the country’s best-loved jazz festivals. The trade-mark mix of international jazz icons, up-and-coming new artists and unique festival performances has seen us host ...

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Bristol Folk Festival

3 May - 05 May 2019
Bristol Folk Festival was brought back to the city for the first time in 32 years in 2011. It takes place inside Bristol's largest concert hall, Colston Hall and is spread across 3 days with up to 40 ...

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Holmfirth Festival of Folk

10 May - 12 May 2019
Holmfirth is a small Pennine town which comes to life during the Festival of Folk. There has been a folk festival in Holmfirth for about 30 years. The Festival committee has been responsible for ...

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Trinity Folk Festival

17 May - 18 May 2019
Trinity Folk Festival (TFF) presents the very best rising stars on the folk, roots and acoustic music scene in a family-friendly atmosphere and has been on in Guildhall, since 2013.  It's a non-p...

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The Orkney Folk Festival

23 May - 26 May 2019
The Orkney Folk Festival was first held in 1982 and has become a celebration of traditional Orkney music, dance and culture, for one weekend each May. It brings together musicians, storytellers, poets...

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Knockengorroch World Ceilidh

23 May - 26 May 2019
Knockengorroch Festivals were born from a love of the land, excellent roots music and celebrating the good times. We present unparalleled music, arts and workshops in a beautiful mountain riverside m...

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Chippenham Folk Festival

24 May - 27 May 2019
A famous, national festival which showcases the best of folk music, dance and song, the Chippenham Folk Festival is steeped in English tradition and hugely popular. Since its launch in 1972, it has a ...

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Red Rooster Festival

30 May - 01 June 2019
The beautiful grounds of Euston Hall, Suffolk is the location for the exciting, down and dirty, Red Rooster festival. Embracing the sounds and lifestyle of the American Deep South, Red Rooster ai...

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Fynefest

31 May - 03 June 2019
Describing itself as ‘the UK’s best wee beer, food and music festival’ Fynefest is a celebration of the local area it calls home, the produce of the area and fantastic music. It has ...

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