UK Folk Festivals - Coming Soon

Folk Music Festivals Coming Soon

These are the festivals with a start date from today onwards for the next five weeks. So if you need a quick fix of your favourite musical genre, try one of these great music festivals. We're sure you'll enjoy the music. They are arranged in date order, with the soonest one first.

Remember, we can't check every ticket price, unfortunately, as some are not listed until closer to the event, so we advise you to check the prices yourself.

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Taking place in December

Melton Winter Festival - 9th Dec 2023 - Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Also known as The Melton Mowbray Christmas Folk Trail, consists of many acts hosted across many venues in the town of Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, UK. With an additional welcoming singaround on the evening of Friday 9th December.

Usually taking place in different local venues.

Location: Melton Mowbray
Date: Saturday 9th December 2023 for 2 day(s)
Full Price: £
Also available tba
Contact for info:
County: Leicestershire
Country: England

Taking place in January

Straw Bear Festival - 12th Jan 2024 - Whittlesea, Cambridgeshire

Folk tradition and folk music. Folk dancing. Straw Bear Parade.

Often the first festival of the year.

The Straw Bear Festival celebrates the old Fenland plough custom of parading straw bears around the town every January.

Location: Whittlesea
Date: Friday 12th January 2024 for 2 day(s)
Full Price: £
Also available Concert and day tickets, from £12
Contact for info:
County: Cambridgeshire
Country: England

West Coast Folk Festival - 12th Jan 2024 - Blackpool, Winter Gardens, FY1 1HL, Lancashire

With three days and three stages, 33 acts are here to entertain you.

Possibly the first folk festival of the year!

Location: Blackpool, Winter Gardens, FY1 1HL
Date: Friday 12th January 2024 for 3 day(s)
Full Price: £167
Contact for info:
County: Lancashire
Country: England

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