Calling amateur folk & roots music acts. Would you like to win a 30 min performance slot on the main stage at Ely Folk Festival 2024 and see your name on the festival listing alongside top folk and roots acts? We’re looking for talented amateur folk & roots musicians be they solos, duos, trios as well as bands to enter our Band Competition which is a great opportunity for unsigned amateur folk & roots acts to gain recognition and exposure on the festival circuit. The winning entry will be awarded the opening slot of the evening concert on Peregrine stage on Friday 12 July 2024. Don’t delay – closing date for entries is 15 April – details on how to enter can be found here – Workshops & Competitions – Ely Folk Festival.