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  • Save the date!

    Save the date!

    Already missing the Priddy Festival? Now is the best time to put a new date in your calendar: the 2024 Festival will be from 12th – 14th of July, 2024. We will again be offering an amazing programme filled with music, dance, workshops, fun and friendship. Listen to outstanding folk groups, watch – and learn…

  • Stay in touch!

    Stay in touch!

    What a great weekend we had!  Now the stages, tents and marquees for this year’s Priddy Folk Festival have been dismantled – but we’re already thinking about next year’s event! Want to keep up to date on our plans for the Festival in 2024? Sign up for our email newsletter and get regular updates, including…

  • How was it for you?

    How was it for you?

    At the close of another great Priddy Folk Festival, we want to say a big thank you to all our performers, audiences and volunteers.

  • Who is performing when?

    Who is performing when?

      This year’s Priddy Folk Festival has a great lineup of home-grown and international musicians performing across four stages around the village.  It’s going to be hard to choose! Here’s a quick day-by-day guide to what’s on when: Friday 7th July from 7pm: Eastwater Nick Hart Medicine Creek The Dillyboys Old Baby Mackerel Swildons Tim…

  • Check out our Fringe benefits!

    Check out our Fringe benefits!

    The Fringe is an opportunity to get to know bands and musicians from around Somerset and beyond. This year’s programme features a wonderful mix of traditional and new folk, Americana and RnB and Eastern European music – with a bit of country thrown in too. And what’s more, it’s free! Here’s a preview of what’s…

  • 2023 Lineup announced

    2023 Lineup announced

    The wait is over! 2023 Line up for Priddy Folk Festival is here! This is our 30th festival, and we are thrilled to announce a fabulous line up of acts, covering a wide range of folk genres from the traditional to the more avant-garde. Headliners this year are The Jeremiahs and Dervish from Ireland, Fara…

  • We Need You!!

    We Need You!!

    People often remark that the Priddy Folk Festival is very professionally-run.  This is great!   It’s all all down to our volunteers who work throughout the year planning and preparing the site. On top of this volunteer stewards welcome visitors and musicians throughout the weekend. Many stewards return year after year as they really enjoy working…

  • 2022 Festival Photos!

    2022 Festival Photos!

    We had some splendid weather, and it was great to have the Festival back feeling almost as though it never stopped! We’d like to give a big Thank you! to our official Festival photographers, Focus On Photography, a Wells-based amateur photography group led by a friend of the festival, Stuart Baynes. We would like to…

  • How was it for you?

    How was it for you?

    We have tried to put on some great music, dance and children’s activities.  As always there was a fantastic atmosphere and, this year, amazing weather – for which we want to say a big “THANK YOU!” Every year we seek feedback so we can improve the festival – so please let us know what you…

  • Campsite is Full

    Campsite is Full

    Sorry but we cannot sell any more camping tickets for the festival. If you want to camp you can still get camping at Ebborways Campsite which is only a short walk from the festival.  

  • Have you considered being a Steward?

    Have you considered being a Steward?

    There are plenty of ways to enjoy Priddy Folk Festival – from taking in the free events as a casual visitor to being a fully paid up weekender. But have you ever thought about volunteering as a Priddy Folk Festival steward? Being a steward means you can get involved in many different aspects of the…

  • Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow – December Concert

    Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow – December Concert

    Priddy Folk Festival is hosting the second live concert in Priddy Village Hall on Saturday, December 11, 2021  with Kit Hawwes and Aaron Catlow. All the proceeds will go towards recovering some of our COVID costs and helping us bring back the Festival in 2022. So we really hope to see you at this event!…