Cheltenham Folk Festival 2013

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February 2013
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1QA, England MAP
early bird £72 for the weekend
last updated: Thu 3rd Jan 2013

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A mid-winter festival presenting both national and local artists, many of whom perform, and are available to meet at one or many of the events taking place over the weekend.

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The 17th Cheltenham Folk Festival takes place from Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February 2013.


Latest additions are The Watch, The Mighty Quinns, Gavin Davenport, Haddo, Tyde, Jim Moray, and Nic Jones Trio.

Acts confirmed are Hérétique, Cupola, The Sheffield Folk Chorale, Vicki Swann & Jonny Dyer, Tom McConville Band, Grace Notes, Fay Hield & The Hurricane Party, Spiers & Boden, Andy Cutting, Kan, Faustus, and Belshazzar's Feast. For the line-up details as available please click here.


Individual concert tickets are dependent on availability although many artists appear more than once over the weekend. Camping is not included in the ticket price. An adult early bird weekend ticket is priced at £72. Children under 5 years are admitted free; 5-16 year olds tickets are priced at £36. Concessions are available priced at £65 for students, disabled and jobseekers.

To buy tickets, click here.

On site

Food includes vegetarian dishes, and there are real ales too. The town centre and all-day car parks are within a few minutes walk.

Cheltenham Folk Festival offers a wide range of concerts, workshops, ceilidhs, children's activities and an indoor market place with stalls selling everything from jewellery and clothing to musical instruments, and up to 15 morris dance sides that take to the streets on the Saturday and Sunday.


Indoor camping
is available at around £25 for the weekend or around £10 per night at St Luke's Church Hall. No campers under 16 years of age. Facilities include toilets, showers, kitchen and disabled access.
- there are plenty of these within walking distance of the Town Hall.

The Cheltenham Folk Festival is promoted by Cheltenham Borough Council.

More information will be here when available.

around festival the site 2 (Morris Dancers )

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th February 2013
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1QA, England MAP
early bird £72 for the weekend
last updated: Thu 3rd Jan 2013

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