Cambridge Folk Festival made a triumphant return in 2022, following a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. The Festival will be back in 2023 from July 27-30 in the beautiful grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall. There are a number of different ticket options available so you can plan ahead for next summer, or solve that Christmas gifting puzzle!
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“Year on year, it has evolved, staying relevant as the face of the genre has changed over the decades. Whether it’s classic folk or something more contemporary, the festival promises something for every folk fan.” Evening Standard
Cambridge Folk Festival is one of the longest running and most prestigious folk festivals in the world. Established by Cambridge City Council and held each year since 1965, the Festival is renowned for its unique atmosphere and eclectic mix of music. It attracts legendary traditional folk artists along with cutting edge contemporary acts, the finest Americana, blues and roots artists, world music and acclaimed singer songwriters.
The 2023 Festival will carry on the winning mix of internationally renowned headline artists, the best in folk and contempor roots music from across the world and the hottest newcomers, continuing the Cambridge tradition of hosting tomorrow’s stars today. Look out for the first line-up announcement in the new year.
“For sheer class and integrity, it can’t be beaten.” The Independent
It’s no secret that Cambridge Folk Festival offers a truly unique experience like no other. This enchanted event is a gathering place to connect with people who share a love for amazing music and great times. We appreciate that life is challenging for many of us, so let Cambridge provide a welcome escape in the beautiful and calming grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall where the sounds of laughter, singing, and instruments will unite to lift spirits and wash the dust of the world away.
“a thoroughly good-natured event” The Guardian
Alongside the world-class music, there is so much more to enjoy over the Festival weekend, including dedicated children’s activities; workshops on instrument making and song writing; a silent disco, storytelling, clog dancing, juggling, tai-chi, AND an incredible selection of mouth-watering food trucks and bars from some of Cambridge’s finest food merchants. Together, you have all the ingredients for a truly magical weekend for every member of the family.
So, grab your tickets, join the Festival community and make some new memories!
For further information please visit: www.cambridgefolkfestival.co.uk