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, TONY HALL, SHEENA WELLINGTON, JIM CAUSLEY, JEFF WARNER, IONA FYFE, ROB HARBRON, CHRIS ORMSTON, BILL MURRAY, KIM CARNIE, THE HARBOUR LIGHTS TRIO, ALVAR SMITH, THE BASHFUL BOYS (MATTHEW CRAMPTON & DAN QUINN), DEBS NEWBOLD, KEITH KENDRICK & SYLVIA NEEDHAM, RAGGED TROUSERS, NICK HART, DAMIEN BARBER, KATIE HOWSON, MIKE O’CONNOR AND BARBARA GRIGGS, GRACE SMITH, ANNIE WINTER & PAUL DOWNES and MARY HUMPHREYS & ANAHATA.