As autumn wends its way forward into darker evenings, the 2018 festival seems a long time ago. So, a perfect moment to announce the winners of the 2018 Festival Photo Comp and remind ourselves what a fabulous, hot, chilled out festival it was. Thanks to all who...
Thank you to all who have entered our photo competitions. We’re going to enjoy judging them and will announce the winners in due course. We’ll be taking the rest of the summer off from festival stuff and will resume service in the autumn. In the meantime,...
The theme is Fun in the Sun. To enter, simply upload a maximum of two photos you have taken at Ely Folk Festival 2018 that you think best illustrates the above theme to the Ely Folk Festival Facebook page by Tuesday 31st July marked with the tag ‘Ely Folk Fest 2018...
Ely Folk Festival 2018; Friday evening; visitors settling in for a weekend of great music; … but on Campsite 3, things were really buzzing! A swarm of bees had decided to make heir home in one of the traffic cones used as a marker on the campsite. While the cone...
Wow! What a weekend – bookended perfectly by our band competition winner Melody Causton and the fabulous Kathryn Tickell and The Lightening. The sun shone down on an amazing collection of musicians, entertainers and artists who played their hearts out. Thank you...
The box office on the festival site is open on Saturday until 12.30am and on Sunday from midday until 11.30pm. Tickets for Saturday and Sunday still available. Saturday adult tickets are £43, kids aged 12-17 are £17; Sunday adult tickets are £42; kids aged 12-17 are...
Skipinnish Kathryn Tickell & The Darkening
Sam Kelly & Friends
Jamie Smith’s Mabon
3 Daft Monkeys
Anthony John Clarke
The Black Feathers
Relentless Ceilidh Band
Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith
Blackjack Blues Band
Alden Patterson & Dashwood
Frog on a Bike
The Penland Phezants
The Barefoot Doctors
Ward & Parker