Purbeck Valley Folk Festival 2024

Richard Thompson Electric Trio

buy tickets now > Thursday 15th to Sunday 18th August 2024
Purbeck Valley Farm, Valley Road, Corfe Castle, Dorset, BH20 5HU, England MAP
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currently £155 for early bird tickts
Daily capacity: 3,000
Last updated: Wed 20th Dec 2023

Purbeck Valley Folk Festival, brought to you by the musical/entertainment directors and curators of Purbeck Folk Festival, is a family friendly event set in the Purbeck Hills, in Dorset and happening from Thursday 15th until Sunday 18th August 2024. The festival will be held at Purbeck Valley Farm, near Swanage, in Dorset.


Confirmed so far are The Longest Johns, Seckou Keita & Homeland Band, Le Vent du Nord, and O'Hooley & Tidow

Also confirmed are: The Henry Girls, John Smith, Michael MCGoldrick & Tim Edey, Marvara, Martha Tilston, 3 Daft Monkeys, Megson, Taskezar, Three Penny Bit, Suthering, Two Man Ting, Arthur Coaes & The Quivering Poets, and Rory McLeod with loads more to come.


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Early Bird tickets are available now at £155 (full weekend ticket including camping)


The festival campsite is large with a tents-only field and a campers and caravans field where tents and vehicles can be parked fairly close together. Campfires are not allowed.

Festival theme

The festival theme this year has not yet been announced.


Festival-goers can get involved in lots of unexpected activities including kids workshops, poetry, storytelling, music and craft workshops, singing/tune sessions, a space-hopper obstacle course and the ever-popular beard competition.

Activities are free.

More Info

Expect a variety of food traders, including with vegetarian options. Local breweries supply draft beers to scrumpies and fruity ciders.

More information will be here when available.

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last updated: Tue 30th Jul 2019