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We had a cracking festival in 2016 and hope you did too. The photos from last year’s festival are in our gallery .
Priddy Fringe Programme Announced
The programme for the Priddy Folk Festival Fringe has been announced – and the programme features some of the best musicians from around the region.
Hosted by Nicki Davey and Johnny Francis, the Fringe tent runs from 2pm to 4.30p on the festival Saturday and 1.30pm to 3.30pm on the Sunday.
Among the highlights on the Saturday are Bristol-based singer-songwriter Cécile who sings in...
Kids Festival Programme Announced
We have another great programme planned for this years Children’s Festival at Priddy with plenty to keep the younger generation active and enjoying the fun.
We have the fantastic Landing Mane back to do some West African drum and dance workshops as well as some of our regular popular workshops including Hop, Skip and Sing with Eliza, our kids Ceilidh with Sam on Sunday and Family Singing with Katrine Reimers who now runs Priddy’s own choir the “Priddy Singers”.
We have some new workshops planned including stories with...
Artist Spotlight: Tom McConville
This year at Priddy, we are proud to welcome one of the most widely respected and finest fiddlers and singers on the British folk scene, Tom McConville.
Born on Tyneside, Tom grew up in a pub with clientele from Irish and Scottish communities and thus the joys of Celtic folk was instilled in him from an early age.
He began performing in the folk clubs of the North East in the early 1970s and went on to play support to Irish folk bands like The Fureys and The Dubliners.
After a spell in the 70s with...