Formerly known as Woodworks, this festival takes place on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3ed May 2015 on St Mary's School Field and aims to encourage the participation and enjoyment of folk arts, drawing on assistance from the local community.
Along with a UK-wide network of musicians, dancers, tutors and enthusiasts, opportunities are provided for people of all ages to come together to learn, listen, network, and enjoy live music.
Toploader, and The Undertones headline, with Bootleg Blondie, Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls, Uncle Funk, Loser Token, Papa Shango, Cornfield Encounter, Suburban Dirts, Donkey Hot Pink, Error 24, The Neverists, The Boy From The Crowd, The Only Braves, The Moon and The Tide, Native Dolls, Redwood, Schrodinger's Strings, The Franklys, The Err Yeahs, Goat Patrol, Vintage Soul, Hard Actors, Rachels Robot Army, Room C, Bad Monkey Driver, The Love Marbles, The Chevrons, The Staycations, Dean Austin, BSUS, Morganway, Sam Keyes, The Twirling Canes, Cam Johnston, Chasing Cadence, Whom By Fire, Jingo, The Kazans, Reachback, Django-ing Ukes, Drenden Noire, Bombshell, My Little Empire, Jodie May, The Teamsters, The Apocryphalites, Over The Edge, Tankus The Henge, Ryan Thwaits, Parkside, Jonathan Marriott, and 27 Strings
Expect over 70 acts on 4 stages all under marquees with bands, theatre companies, and other performance art groups appearing in an Arts Marquee, a couple of acoustic showcase sessions, and a comedy tent, acoustic marquee, rock tent and a bar tent with an open mic stage.
A variety of workshops are usually on offer. There's also street performance, a festival market, hot and cold food, stand-up comedy, silent disco, live sessions popping up everywhere, a chill-out tent, artistic displays (including sculptures), craft and music stalls, plus children's activities.
This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area.
More information will be here when available.
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