The community based annual event, The Filey Folk Festival, is a FREE event which takes on the weekend of Friday 29th April until Sunday 1st May 2016.
The festival venues comprise of six venues in Filey, all within a minutes walk of each other, and which are all free entry.
The festival generally hosts well over 100 acts, including Hannah Afford (Cottingham), Ant Farm Collective (Hull), Dick Appleton (Grimsby), Sally Barker (Leicester), Graham Graham Beck (Hull), Black Kes (Hull), Boss Caine (York), Suzy Bradley (York), David Broad (Leeds), Rob Bywater (Grimsby), Graham Brady, Dennis Caruana (Hull), Daniel Champagne (Brogo), Steve Chapman Smith (Wakefield), The Choir Of Loretta (London), Mike Chorley (Filey), The Clydes (Asheville - North Carolina) , Common Ground (Venice/Hull), Rob Cracknell (Bridlington), Crooked Weather (Cottingham), Barry Cundill (Keyingham), Jim Danby (Hull), The Dark Secrets (Hull), Adam Davison (Cottingham), Dogfinger (Driffield), Jez Ech (Scarborough), Echotwin (Filey), David Elf (Hull), The Estuary Dwellers (Hull), Gracie Falls (Thwing), Farewell Fairground (Hull), Rebekah Findlay (Northallerton), Jay Fraser (Finsbury Park/Tasmania), Mal Fry (Stamford Bridge), Ellie Gaynard & George Boomsma (Manchester/Northallerton), The Gherkins (Hull), Mike Gledhill (Pocklington), Tom Gorringe (Hessle), Richard Grainger (Whitby), Half Deaf Clatch (Hull), Richard Harries (Hull), Hase Waits (Hessle) , Edwina Hayes (Driffield), Carol Henderson (York), Susan Herndon (Oklahoma), Shirley Higton (Bridlington), Lottie Holmes (Scarborough), Hope In High Water (Milton Keynes), Hyde Family Jam (York), Rob Iles (Filey), Jackson D (Cottingham), Rivers Johansson (Hull), Frank Johnson (Cottingham), Mel Lightowler (Doncaster), Roy Lion (Hull), The List (Hull), Loudhailer (Kirkella), Lewis Marrow (Hull), Carrie Martin (Willerby), Mark Martindale & The Machine (Hull), Dodge Mckay (Belfast), Jody Mckenna (Hull), Pete Mcleod (Hull), Mean Mary (Nashville), James Millar (Hull), The Moonbeams (Long Preston), Morning Bride (Filey), Stevie Mould (York), Mr Sneaks (Hull), Bob Muir (Brompton), Mulholland (York), Keith Newby (Hull), Rob Nicklas (Cottingham), The Nocturnal Flowers (Hull), No Parking For Caravans (Beverley), Tim O'connor (Hull), Off The Road Psychedelic Super Skiffle Band (Hosm/Hull), One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer (Hull), Jim Orwin (Hull), Jack Parker (Bridlington), Dai Parsons (York), Tom Payne, Martin Peirson (Beverley), Lizzie Pickering (Hull), Jp Priestley (Bridlington), Joe Quillin (Hull), Ramble Gamble (Scunthorpe), The Reid Jamieson Band (Vancouver), The Ramshackle Shantymen (Filey), Nick Rooke Band (Driffield), Roxy (Hornsea), Gifford Rolfe, Joan Foye & Roy Kibbler (Wakefield/Ossett/Snaith), Paula Ryan (Clonmel), Jack Scantily (Hull), Chris Scarlett (Leeds), Catherine Scott (Heanor), Karl Senior (York), Richard Silvester (Hull), Ollie Smith Band (Nafferton), The Smugglers (Hull), Katie Spencer (Hornsea), Casey Stevens, Pete Stokes (Hull), Teresa Storch & Jeff Brown (Omaha/Chicago), Stubbsie (Aldbrough), Summer Brew (Hull), Emily Thomson (Cottingham), Er Thorpe (Retford), Alyx Tamminen (Hull), Urban Rain (Hull) , Vasolators (Scarborough), Derek Waudby (Ganstead), Amber Warren (York), Martin Wharton (Sunderland), Vinnie Whitehead (York), Wilberforce & Farr (Hull), Brian Williams (Hull), James Wood (Leeds), and Work In Progress (Hull).
This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area, and private caravan/campsites nearby (not official festival ones)
For more information visit the official site.
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