EFF_band_poster-2low (1)  If you’re a budding folk/roots musician and would like to compete for a performance slot on our main stage to open Ely Folk Festival this year,  get your entries in as the competition closing date is 21 April. This is a great opportunity to perform at one of the premier folk & roots festivals in the country and share a stage with well known musicians. Despite the competition title, entries are welcome from soloists, duo-ists & other number combinations, and there’s no age restrictions. Previous competition winners include Georgia Lewis & Friends and Rusty Shackle, all of whom have gone from strength to strength on the folk & roots circuit. Give your music career a boost and get your entry in. Details on how to enter can be found here  http://elyfolkfestival.co.uk/line-up/workshops/.