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Ready for a Sidmouth party at The Bulverton?! 

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • June 15, 2022

The summer holidays are fast approaching and we’re so thrilled to be gathering by the seaside for this year’s return to a live Sidmouth Folk Festival from 29 July – 5 August 2022! What a festival it’s going to be! Make sure you buy your season ticket soon for the best value and flexibility for a […]

Taster Programme + Event Tickets

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • May 19, 2022

Event tickets now available include Ham lunchtime, afternoon and evening concerts, Pre-Festival special concerts, Bulverton Big Nights Out and some special evening Manor Pavilion shows. To get an idea of the full and diverse range of programming throughout the action-packed week, download the Taster Programme here.

Last day to buy Early Bird tickets!

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • May 8, 2022

Today is your last chance to grab Early Bird tickets before the prices go up tomorrow. Go go go!

2 Days Left for Early Bird tickets!

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • May 7, 2022

Shooting Roots and Stream of Sound will be back at Sidmouth bringing you a full programme of the youth workshops you know and love! And we can’t wait! With a bursting programme of events throughout the week, there’s never a dull moment for young people at Sidmouth Folk Festival. 2 days left on Early Bird […]

3 Days Left for Early Birds!

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • May 6, 2022

Who’s got that Friday feeling? Sidmouth has a great range and volume of fun, energetic ceilidhs programmed in 2022, with some brilliant bands lighting up the dancefloors. Dance all day, every day with ceilidhs and dances at the welcoming Blackmore Evening Ceilidhs as well as the after-hours knees-ups at Bulverton Late Night Extras and more, […]

4 Days Left on Early Bird Tickets!

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • May 5, 2022

The wide-reaching workshop events programme (over 200 events!) offers opportunities to learn and develop a variety of skills in a secure and inclusive community of teachers and learners. With great breadth and depth, the programme offers perennial favourites and exciting innovations with the chance to learn new skills, to fine tune established talents, to try […]

5 Days Left To Book Early Birds!

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • May 4, 2022

We have a BIG and broad Folk Dance programme scheduled for this year’s festival. Book your tickets now before prices go up: #sidfolk22

Time is running out for Early Bird Tickets

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • April 13, 2022

Spring has sprung! And with bird song in the air and blossom on the trees, we are emerging from the cabin fever of the past couple of years with new hope – and the exciting prospect of gathering for a fun-filled Sidmouth Folk Festival week by the seaside in the first week of August. Just […]

Volunteering at Sidmouth

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • April 13, 2022

Volunteer Applications are open now. Come and join in an amazing team of people helping with the smooth running of the festival. All welcome – both old hands and new faces.  Apply Today 

Sidmouth 2022: New Callers’ Showcase

by Sidmouth Folk Festival • March 28, 2022

New Callers’ Showcase evening at the Blackmore Gardens Dance Marquee, Tuesday 2nd August 2022, 7.30pm. “An opportunity for ceilidh callers never previously booked at Sidmouth to showcase their talents, and call with top band. This year Shooting Roots will be MCing the event, building on the wonderful work of Michael Catovsky in previous years. We’re […]