School’s Out For Summer

by James Garrett • July 20, 2018

Make sure you make the most of family festival fun at this year’s Sidmouth FolkWeek, offering exciting musical journeys for all ages of young people – from tinies to young adults. At the popular Children’s Festival, based at welcoming and colourful Blackmore Gardens site, you can enjoy family-based fun throughout the week. A wonderful place […]

Getting To Know The Programme: Taking Part

by James Garrett • July 16, 2018

Do you want to get involved and take part yourself? There are more than 250 workshops to choose from for singers, instrumentalists, dancers, aspiring storytellers and writers. See all options on the Taking Part pages of programme 46-47. There’s always a range of options for beginners through to dab hands. For Beginners, there’s something for those […]

Full 2018 Programme Now Available To Download

by James Garrett • July 9, 2018

Counting down the weeks until the 64th Sidmouth FolkWeek? Well, now you can get planning in earnest as the 2018 programme is now available to download.  Download the Full 2018 Programme here. Head out into the garden, soak up the sunshine and get browsing! Find your own favourites from the 700+ events in the programme. Whatever […]

Daytime Concerts at The Ham – An Introduction

by James Garrett • July 2, 2018

So now it’s time to shine a spotlight on the wonderful daytime shows – lunchtime (12noon) and afternoon (3.15pm) each day at the main festival concert venue; The Ham Marquee. The shows feature a diverse selection of firm favourites and new discoveries, including afternoons with: Saturday 4th August Two of the UK scene’s finest songwriters […]