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Beverley Folk Festival

Beverley Racecourse, Beverley
Friday 16 - Sunday 18 June 2017

Beverley Folk Festival enjoys a reputation for not just bringing the best in traditional folk music to East Yorkshire, but also acting as a platform for new and emerging artists, whilst providing audiences with the best of a wide range of music that has connections with the folk genre. Now in its 34th year, Beverley Folk Festival takes place from Friday 16th to Sunday 18th June 2017 at Beverley Racecourse. 

Established in 1983, the festival is a 3-day event that has been providing a platform for artists from this expansive genre for over 30 years.  Bringing together a wide range of performers, ranging from international legends to new voices on the scene, the festival incorporates traditional and new folk music alongside blues, jazz, world, acoustic, roots and Americana.  In addition, the event now also includes literature, poetry, comedy and film.  The biggest festival of its kind in the East Riding of Yorkshire, it is enjoyed by revellers from the wider North Region and beyond and has developed a dedicated following that continues to expand. 

Line up:
Eddi Reader
Jon Boden
Lau
False Lights
Martin and Eliza Carthy
Heidi Talbot
Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman
Sam Kelly and The Lost Boys
The Hut People
Michael Chapman
Jim Moray
Moore, Moss & Rutter
Dan Walsh
Dallahan
Gren Bartley Band
Daoirí Farrell
Henry Priestman
Ben Maggs
Ninebarrow
Edwina Hayes
Jessica Lawson
Kelly Oliver
Underhill Rose
Jonas and Jane
Stillhouse
Rachel Croft

More Info: http://www.beverleyfestival.com

 

June 2017

Date Title Venue
16/06/2017 to 18/06/2017 Beverley Folk Festival Beverley Racecourse