Monday 26 February 2024

IN THE ROOTS OF MUSIC

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Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering

Morpeth Morpeth, Northumberland, United Kingdom

"An exciting three-day annual festival of street entertainment, indoor events, music, dance, craft, dialect, heritage and traditional fun - held the weekend after Easter in the medieval market town of Morpeth, 14 miles north of Newcastle upon Tyne."

Scandimoot

Clapham Clapham, Clapham, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"Scandimoot offers one of the best opportunities you will find in the UK to learn tunes and dances from Scandinavian teachers. Each year we pick exceptional music and dance teachers from Norway and Sweden to come to this small, intimate event in Yorkshire. With such intensive work the standard of both your music and your […]

Holmfirth Festival of Folk

Holmfirth Holmfirth, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"Holmfirth is a small pennine town which comes to life during the Festival of Folk. There has been a folk festival in Holmfirth for more than 45 years"

Swaledale Festival

Swaledale Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"an annual celebration of world-class music and arts in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales! This year there is a special focus on our place and our community. As well as concerts by our local choirs, bands and soloists, there are poetry walks in the landscape, puppet shows for children and families, late night astronomy sessions, workshops, […]

Towerfest Country Music Festival

Festival Fields Festival Fields, Draz, Nr Selby, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"The North of England's Premier Open Air Country Music Festival"

Cleckheaton Folk Festival

Cleckheaton Cleckheaton, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"Yorkshire has a rich heritage of folk music and folk dance including particularly Long Sword dance"

Tramlines

Hillsborough Park Hillsborough Park, Parkside Rd, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"Sheffield's biggest party"

Underneath The Stars

Cinderhill Farm Cinderhill Farm, Cawthorne, Nr Barnsley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

"Underneath the Stars is an annual music and arts festival established in 2014 by the production company behind Kate Rusby and Pure Records. As a not-for-profit, Community Interest Company, all of our profit goes back into our music & arts programmes. Our festival has been developed to support and provide a platform for both emerging […]

Lindisfarne Festival

Beal Farm Beal Farm, Northumberland, United Kingdom

"Lindisfarne Festival, the ultimate end-of-summer party festival will be back for it’s 9th year of music, magic & mayhem on the spectacular Northumberland coast, August 29th-September 1st 2024"

Baafest (Bellingham All Acoustic Music Festival)

"Enjoy a superb weekend of live music set in the award winning Northumberland National Park. Now in its 13th year, BAAFest provides a fantastic opportunity to hear some of the best and most established folk, blues and acoustic acts, alongside new and emerging talent"

Allen Valleys Folk Festival

Allendale Allendale, Allendale, Northumberland, United Kingdom

"Allen Valleys Folk Festival is a three day event celebrating the best in folk music, traditional dance and workshops. Not forgetting the spectacular community event in Allendale Market Square on the Saturday"

Hartlepool Folk Festival

Hartlepool Hartlepool, County Durham, United Kingdom

"Enjoy a fabulous weekend full of theatre, spectacle, dance, stories, heritage, beautiful views of the North Sea coast, and of course one of the best folk music lineups of the year."