A family friendly weekend folk festival weekend with a host of events held at a variety of venues around the town including pubs, clubs, a church and a festival marquee.
The festival features dance displays, concerts, crafts, workshops, children's activities, trade stands, and sessions. There's a colourful craft fair and events tent on Sandpit Field featuring a range of free bands over the Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
A variety of activities for children will take place on the Sandpit Field over the weekend and on the Saturday at 3.30 pm there will be a procession of dance sides through the town, featuring somewhere in the region of 50 dance sides from the world of Morris, Apalachian, Clog, and more.
Many events are free including street processions and dance displays.
The line up includes
Blackbeard's Tea Party, Urban Folk Quartet, O'Hooley & Tidow, Lucy Ward Band, Gilmore & Roberts, The Jigantics, Johnny Coppin & Mike Silver, Cardboard Fox/ Carrivick Sisters, Winter Wilson, Mike O'Connor & Barbara Griggs, Keith Donnelly, Loxley Trio, Jess Morgan, Wareham Whalers, State of Undress, Goat Roper Rodeo Band, Paper Trains, Two Coats Colder, FolkLaw, Catherine Burke Band, Swinging the Lead, Damian Clark, Cudby Calder, The Morrows, Hicks & Goulbourn, Andy Wall, Time & Tide and many more
Family Weekend (2 Adult & 2 Children) £130, Adult Weekend £50, Child (6 - 16) Weekend £25, under 5's are free with Adult Weekend ticket holder.