EII-with-Candles-1038x576  After a fantastic opening night at Ely Folk Festival, there’s lots happening today. We’ve got three great concerts (first starts at 12.30 with Mawkin opening the afternoon concert), a famility ceilidh in the afternoon with Zaramo, workshops & meets, morris dancing & lots of activities for kids. The morris procession in central Ely starts at 11am and the morris sides will then perform in various spots all around Ely city centre during the afternoon. Acts performing today include Edward II, Wizz Jones, Other Routes, Rusty Shackle, Gigspanner, Fred’s House, Heidi Talbot, Quicksilver, Chris & Kellie While, Martin Simpson…and lots more. Folk, roots, caribbean beats, bluegrass, a cappelo…a great variety of sound & spectacle.