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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 Rising goes up a gear!
Now in it’s sixth year the Priddy Rising project has moved up a gear with over 20 students from Wells School ready to start their folk music journey which will culminate in a Priddy Rising performance at this year’s festival.
The project, which was launched by Priddy Folk Festival in conjunction with Wells Blue School in 2012 started out as a one-off event but its success has meant it has become a permanent, ever-growing fixture.
Under the mentorship of British musician, composer and producer Will Lang, the students...
Stewards wanted! Apply Now
We are still on the lookout for a few more stewards to help out at this year’s Priddy Folk Festival.
Stewards are the lifeblood of Priddy, helping everyone at the festival find their way, answering queries and sorting problems.
All our stewards get a full weekend ticket and free camping in exchange for just two, four hours shifts. And you’ll be part of a happy, fun team.
Applicants must be 18 and over. To find out more click here – but don’t delay because we only have a few spaces left so apply now.
Catch the Best Dance at Priddy
We are proud to announce that this year’s Dance Festival at Priddy will feature the National Youth Folklore Troupe of England.
NYFTE (pronounced ‘nifty’) has been keeping English folk traditions alive through young performers since 1990 and comprises youngsters from all over the country aged 10-18 who busk, present concerts, and run workshops at festivals throughout the year.
The troupe perform a wide range of traditional English dance, including Cotswold, North-West and Border Morris, Molly, Garland, Longsword, Rapper, Playford and Ceilidh Dance, Clog and Step Dances...