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Peatbog Faeries Join festival Line-up!

by James Garrett • March 20, 2017

As the early signs of Spring start to show, cast your mind ahead to summer days at everyone’s favourite festive week by the seaside, Sidmouth FolkWeek (4th-11th August) As ever, the focus for the main festival concerts is Ham Marquee, where three first class concerts are programmed each day. See who and what’s on when below. […]


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Grab Some South West Sunshine!

by James Garrett • March 14, 2017

  You deserve a break? Want to avoid stressful travel plans to guarantee good weather? Just fly South West this summer …to Sidmouth FolkWeek (4th – 11th August) where we are busy creating our very own sunshine! Super Early Bird tickets have now flown, but get in quick and you are still guaranteed a great value Early […]


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First Names Announced & Tickets Now On Sale!

by James Garrett • December 12, 2016

Early headliners are now in place for Sidmouth FolkWeek 2017 (4th – 11th August) with best value SUPER EARLY BIRD deals on all our great season tickets at the lowest possible prices now on sale. Buy early before they run out! The “unique, varied and vibrant” seaside festival experience offers an exciting line-up of folk’s finest headliners […]


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Young Performer’s Showcase!

by James Garrett • November 23, 2016

THE CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL IS OFFERING YOUNG PERFORMERS THE CHANCE TO SHOW CASE THEIR TALENTS ON THE GARDEN STAGE IN BLACKMORE GARDENS We are seeking Young Performers who would like to play, sing or dance during Sidmouth FolkWeek 2017. Would you like the opportunity to perform in the Young Performers Showcases on The Garden Stage in […]


2017 Programme & Ticket Launch

by James Garrett • November 16, 2016

We have been busy beavering away here at FolkWeek HQ and are now in a position to announce that the first batch of artist names along with Super Early Bird Tickets will go live on the website on Monday 12th December. Tell your mates and get in early for the best prices. See you in […]


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Thanks, Feedback & 2017 Dates!

by James Garrett • November 1, 2016

Wow! What a week! A MASSIVE THANK YOU to you all – festival-goers, artists, volunteers, sponsors, townspeople, festival team members – for your part in a superb week of music, dance and song, by the seaside in Sidmouth. Big thanks to Kyle Baker for his excellent photos. Head over to the photo galleries on his […]