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Ely Folk Festival

Ely Folk Festival is a bijou weekend folk and roots music festival that takes place in the wonderful cathedral city of Ely. The festival provides an opportunity to listen to some of the best folk acts around in an intimate and friendly environment. With on-site camping facilities, a real ale bar, lots of kids activities, morris dancing displays, ceilidhs, workshops and music sessions, whether you visit for a day or the whole weekend, the festival is a great experience.

Box office opens 1 February 2017. Adult weekend tickets start from £72.

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Artists booked so far for the 2017 festival

(subject to contract)

Seth Lakeman
The Spooky Men's Chorale
Sam Kelly Trio
The Elephant Sessions
Ross Ainslie & Jarlath Henderson
O'Hooley & Tidow
Reg Meuross
Jennifer Crook Trio
Elvis Fontenot
Brooks Williams
Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage
Georgia Lewis Band
Urban Folk Theory
Causeway Ceili Band

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