Festival events take place in the conservatory of The Woodlands Hotel. Storytelling events are programmed in the mornings followed by showcases and special song and music events late morning, lunchtime and during the afternoon. All events are unamplified and take place in a comfortable setting with wheelchair access and a bar.
The Woodlands Hotel hosts daily “Traditional Nights Out” hosted by John Howson and Dan Quinn and daytime Concerts, Showcases and Workshops.
Artists appearing at The Woodlands Hotel so far include: EILEEN O’BRIEN & CONOR KEANE, SHEENA WELLINGTON, JEFF WARNER, IONA FYFE, BILL MURRAY, KIM CARNIE, THE HARBOUR LIGHTS TRIO, ALVAR SMITH, MATTHEW CRAMPTON & DAN QUINN, KEITH KENDRICK & SYLVIA NEEDHAM, RAGGED TROUSERS, NICK HART, DAMIEN BARBER, MIKE O’CONNOR AND BARBARA GRIGGS and MARY HUMPHREYS & ANAHATA.