All Festival Season Tickets, Pre-Festival Events, Ham Evening Concerts, 3 of the most popular Bulverton Concerts and Camping Tickets are now on sale and there are no booking fees!
2017 Ticket News
All Student, Youth & Child Season prices are on standstill from 2016!
All Camping prices are on standstill from 2016!
SUPER Early Bird: – Sorry, SUPER Early Bird tickets have run out, but great value EARLY Bird tickets are now available until 30th APRIL. After that, FULL price tickets will be on sale right up to FolkWeek.
Bulverton-in-One (BiO): New extra value option for group bookings – buy 6 for the price of 5!
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: 10 tickets for the price of 9, applies to All in One, All in One Weekend, Week & Weekend seasons..
* BiO: 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.
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.
The Ham Evening concerts are now available for booking and please click here for the Event Tickets page. Three Bulverton Concerts, namely Oysterband, Peatbog Faeries and Seth Lakeman, have also just been added and other bookable events will follow shortly.
All in One
The most flexible ticket with access to all festival events including the Ham Evening Concerts, and giving a discount on Pre-Festival events. Early Bird tickets available now:
Adult £298, Student £230, Youth £148, Child (6-11) £96, Child (5 and under) £Free.
All in One Weekend
All the benefits of the All in One, but valid only from Friday 4th to Sunday 6th August. Early Bird tickets available now:
Adult £131, Student £96, Youth £64, Child (6-11) £32, Child (5 and under) £Free.
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 discount on Ham Evening concerts and Pre-Festival events. Early Bird tickets available now:
Adult £212, Student £162, Youth £100, Child (6-11) £52, Child (5 and under) £Free.
All the benefits of the Week Ticket, but valid only from Friday 4th to Sunday 6th August. Early Bird tickets available now:
Adult £85, Student £66, Youth £44, Child (6-11) £21, Child (5 and under) £Free.
Day Tickets give you entry into all events at Sidmouth FolkWeek on that day, except Ham Evening Concerts for which a discount is available.Early Bird tickets available now:
Adult £42, Student £34, Youth £21, Child (6-11) £10, Child (5 and under) £Free
Bulverton in One
This ticket includes entrance to all Bulverton events from Friday 4th to Friday 11th August, and full Festival Camping. Holders also get a 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 2nd to Friday 11th August 2016. Weekend Camping Tickets run from Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th August 2016.
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 + £36.
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.
Port Isaac’s Fisherman’s Friends
Cornwall’s finest briny crew of shanty singers, back by popular demand. The Fisherman’s Friends – shanty singers from Port Isaac on Cornwall’s rugged, panoramic north coast – are an established hit at FolkWeek. No gang leader, no choir master and no holds barred, The Fisherman’s Friends sing with gusto. Expect rousing, upbeat songs and barrels of fun.
Prices: Adult £23/19, Youngsters (6-17) £12/10, Child (0-5) Free.
Barbara Dickson with Nick Holland
Emerging from the Scottish folk scene of the late 1960s Barbara has enjoyed mainstream chart success with hits including Another Suitcase in Another Hall and the million-selling number one single, I Know Him So Well. The pair let the words and melodies take centre stage as they perform a wonderful range of material that draws on Barbara’s folk roots, her latest exploration of the songs of Gerry Rafferty, and some of her classic hit records.
Prices: Adult £23/19, Youngsters (6-17) £12/10, Child (0-5) Free.
Where My Wellies Take Me – Michael Morpurgo with Voices at the Door
A performance in words and music for children and adults of all ages. Based on Clare and Michael Morpurgo’s book, Where My Wellies Take Me, this delightful concert performance follows Pippa, its 8-year old heroine, on a May Day ramble through local woods, farms and fields. A celebration of nature and the English countryside, this is a beautifully evocative and engaging concert experience.
Prices: Adult £18/14, Youngsters (6-17) £9/7, Child (0-5) Free.
You May Need
A book of 6 Workshop Tickets, to use for workshops of your choice. (A saving of £8 over buying them individually.)
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. the 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.