Buy 2017 Priddy weekend tickets
A whole weekend of the best folk music and dance from just £70. Click here to find out more
We had a cracking festival in 2016 and hope you did too. The photos from last year’s festival are in our gallery .
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...
Relive The Genius Of Jake
The sublime wit of Jake Thackray is coming to the Priddy Folk Festival 2017 in the shape of John Watterson – aka Fake Thackray.
Jake Thackray’s bitingly satirical and pomposity-puncturing songs have passed into legend. John, on hearing of the death of the great man in 2002 was determined to keep Jake’s catalogue of sharp, funny songs alive by performing them himself.
Thus Fake Thackray was born. John met Jake just once – when Jake was playing a gig in a folk club on the Isle of Man...