All Festival Season Tickets, Camping Tickets and all pre-Festival Event Tickets are now on sale and there are no booking fees!

2018 Ticket News

All Student, Youth & Child Season prices are on standstill from 2016!

All Camping prices are on standstill from 2016!

SUPER Early Bird:

– A limited number of SUPER Early Bird tickets are available now!  When they’re gone, they’re gone…. EARLY Bird tickets will be available when these have run out.  FULL price tickets will be on sale from May, or sooner if the Early Bird tickets run out!

Discounts & Offers

* Discounted Season tickets for young people; Students(18+), Youth (12-17), Child (6-11).
* Younger Children: children 5 and under are FREE
* Groups:  buy 10  tickets for the price of 9, applies to All in One, All in One Weekend, Week & Weekend seasons..
* BiO: buy 6 BiOs for the price of 5.
* Big Gig Offer:  Extend your evening entertainment after one of the great Bulverton Evening Concerts by attending the Late Night Extra at reduced price.
* Family Ticket Offer: Buy at least one Adult ticket and pay for one Youth (12-17) or Child (6-11)  and the next Child ticket is Free. 5s and unders also Free.
* Sidmouth Residents Discount Scheme: To qualify you need to live within the Sidmouth Town Council area, and covers Ham afternoon & evening concerts,  Bulverton evening & LNE events and Pre-Festival concerts. Also a special £10 Discount on Week Season Tickets for Children (6-11).  Available only at the TIC Box Office, apply in person with identifying documents. Not available online.

Follow the links for the downloadable booking form and Buying Guide and Terms and Conditions.

The easiest way to book your tickets is via the online links below, but if you need more info or need to arrange a Carer’s free ticket, Sidmouth Residents Discount, or you wish to book by phone, call the Box Office on 01395 577952.

Event Tickets

Pre-Festival events are available now (see below) but all the rest of the pre-bookable Event Tickets will be on sale early May 2018:   Keep an eye out for our publicity, or best of all, make sure you are on the mailing list and you will be sent all the details in good time.

Season Tickets

All in One
The most flexible ticket with access to all festival events including the Ham Evening Concerts, and giving a good discount on Pre-Festival events.

Adult £295, Student £224, Youth £142, Child (6-11) £92, Child (5 and under) £Free.

All in One Weekend
All the benefits of the All in One, but valid only from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th August.

Adult £129, Student £92, Youth £60, Child (6-11) £30, Child (5 and under) £Free.

Week Ticket
The best ticket if you want the flexibility and choice of an inclusive ticket, but would like to pick and choose the Ham Evening Concerts. It also gives a good discount on Ham Evening concerts and Pre-Festival events.

Adult £206, Student £154, Youth £96, Child (6-11) £50, Child (5 and under) £Free.

Weekend Ticket
All the benefits of the Week Ticket, but valid only from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th August.

Adult £81, Student £64, Youth £42, Child (6-11) £20, Child (5 and under) £Free.

Day Ticket
Day Tickets give you entry into all events at Sidmouth FolkWeek on that day, except Ham Evening Concerts for which a good discount is available.

Adult £41, Student £32, Youth £20, Child (6-11) £9, Child (5 and under) £Free

Bulverton in One
This ticket includes entrance to all Bulverton events from Friday 3rd to Friday 10th August, and full Festival Camping. Holders also get a good discount for Ham Evening & Afternoon Concerts, and Pre-Festival Concerts. And finally, buy 6 tickets and one will be free… automatically.

Prices: 18-25 £120, Over 25 £170.


Week & Weekend Camping
At the Official Festival Campsite. Week Camping Tickets run from Wednesday 1st to Friday 10th August 2018. Weekend Camping Tickets run from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th August 2018.

Prices:  Week Adult £60 (NT £99), Youngsters (6-17) £25 (NT £42), Child (0-5) Free. Weekend Adult £30 (NT £50), Youngsters (6-17) £15 (NT £25), Child (0-5) Free.. Caravan + £40.

Day Camping
Valid at the Official Festival Campsite for whichever days you have chosen to book.

Prices: Adult £15 (NT £23), Youngsters (6-17) £8 (NT £13), Child (0-5) Free.

Pre-Festival Concerts

Fairport Convention 
Fairport Convention: seminal British folk rock band  who have been making music for over fifty years. With a continued passion for live performance, the current line-up bring a mix of long-established Fairport favourites and new material from their most recent album 50:50@50, celebrating their Golden anniversary.

Prices: Adult £26/22, Youngsters (6-17) £13/11, Child (0-5) Free. 

The Ukelele Orchestra  of Great Britain
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain: a wall of ukulele-based entertainment, their concerts are a funny, virtuosic, twanging, awesome, foot-stomping obituary of rock-n-roll and melodious light entertainment featuring only the “bonsai guitar” and a menagerie of voices in a collision of post-punk performance and toe-tapping oldies.

Prices: Adult £26/22, Youngsters (6-17) £13/11, Child (0-5) Free.

You May Need

Workshop Tickets
A book of 6 Workshop Tickets, to use for workshops of your choice. (A saving of £8 over buying them individually.)

Price: £50.

Bus Passes
Unlimited use all week of the Festival Bus service running from the Campsite to Sidmouth Seafront, also a circular route taking in various venues, runs from 8.15am until 2.25am.

Prices: Adult £32, Youngsters £16.

Extra Festival Programme
Holders of All-in-One (full week) or Week Tickets will be sent one FREE copy of the full Festival Programme in early July. But if you do not qualify for the free copy, or if you need extra copies, you may order here. Normally will be available for collection at Sidmouth, but if you want it posted to you in July choose the +Postage option.

Prices: £6 (collect at Sidmouth), £8.50 ( posted to you in July).

Friends of Sidmouth FolkWeek

By becoming a Friend of Sidmouth FolkWeek, you will help to make a contribution to the continued existence of the Festival and towards its development in future years. We are a community of people who value what FolkWeek has achieved in the past and want to see this continue into the future for others to enjoy in years to come. The money raised by the Friends will be put into a fund administered by Sidmouth FolkWeek Limited, a registered charity. It will then be used for specific events and projects such as showcasing young artists and the provision of workshops in the many aspects of the folk arts. Friends will be kept fully informed by email about how money from the fund is allocated.

Prices: Individual £20, Joint £35, Group £50.