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

around the festival site

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.

around festival the site
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

latest on this festival

Cheltenham Folk Festival
festival home page
last updated: Fri 31st Oct 2014
Cheltenham Folk Festival 2014
festival listing
last updated: Fri 3rd Jan 2014
Cheltenham Folk Festival 2014
line-ups & rumours
last updated: Wed 11th Dec 2013
Cheltenham Folk Festival 2013
photo galleries
last updated: Mon 18th Feb 2013

more on this festival

not logged in? Sign in here | not registered? Register here

search future festivals only   advanced search

most popular festivals (all pages) in the last week
Glastonbury Festival 2015 Wed 24th to Sun 28th Jun 2015
Worthy Farm, Shepton Mallet, Somerset
last updated: Thu 16th Apr 2015
T in the Park 2015 Fri 10th to Sun 12th Jul 2015
Strathallan Castle, Kinross, Perth & Kinross
last updated: Yesterday, 05:11pm
Glastonbury Festival 2014 Wed 25th to Sun 29th Jun 2014
Worthy Farm, Shepton Mallet, Somerset
last updated: Wed 17th Sep 2014
Reading Festival 2015 Fri 28th to Sun 30th Aug 2015
Little Johns Farm, Reading, Berkshire
last updated: Mon 30th Mar 2015
BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend 2015 Sat 23rd to Sun 24th May 2015
Earlham Park, Norwich, Norfolk
last updated: Tue 31st Mar 2015
Isle of Wight Festival 2015 Thu 11th to Sun 14th Jun 2015
Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight
last updated: Fri 27th Mar 2015
Summer Solstice at Stonehenge 2015 Sat 20th to Sun 21st Jun 2015
Stonehenge, Wiltshire
last updated: Tue 24th Mar 2015
British Summer Time 2015 Thu 18th to Sat 27th Jun 2015
Hyde Park, Kensington & Chelsea, Greater London
last updated: Mon 13th Apr 2015
Download Festival 2015 Fri 12th to Sun 14th Jun 2015
Donington Park, Donington, Derbyshire
last updated: Yesterday, 03:47pm
Glastonbury Festival 2013 Wed 26th to Sun 30th Jun 2013
Worthy Farm, Shepton Mallet, Somerset
last updated: Mon 24th Jun 2013