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Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 May!

The Bristol Folk Festival returns to St George’s Bristol for two full days of fantastic live music from some of the genre’s most accomplished artists.  Across the festival St George’s Bristol has programmed a range of FREE activities for all to enjoy! There will be live music performances, tasty food stalls, Market traders, Morris Dancing AND we are delighted to be hosting free taster sessions of a new series of Children’s rhythm workshops, Crash Bang. Come on down and join us in celebrating the May Day holiday festivities!  No ticket required for any of the following free events…

FREE SATURDAY ENTERTAINMENT

Live music in our Doric Bar…
11am-11.45am Fiona Barrow & Paul Bradley
3pm-3.45pm Lori Campbell
6.45pm-8pm Pete Josef

Children’s Rhythm workshops in our beautiful grounds…
12.00pm-12.40pm & 2.00pm-2.40pm

Crash, bang and scrape your way through rhythms from around the world! (Great for ages 5-8)
To ensure a space please email Caitlin and Josh at caitlinalais@gmail.com and click here for more information about the series.

Morris Dancing outside of the Bath Ales Bar…
1.30pm-2pm Rag Morris, Bristol Morris Men
3pm-3.45pm – Rag Morris, Bristol Morris Men

FREE SUNDAY ENTERTAINMENT

Live music in our Doric Bar…
11am-11.45am Dreamers
2.45pm-3.30pm Phil King & Ruth Hammond
6.45pm-7.30pm Lukas Drinkwater & Tobias Ben Jacob

Children’s Rhythm workshops in our beautiful grounds…
12.00pm-12.40pm & 2.00pm-2.40pm

Crash, bang and scrape your way through rhythms from around the world! (Great for ages 5-8)
To ensure a space please email Caitlin and Josh at caitlinalais@gmail.com and click here for more information about the series.

Morris Dancing outside of the Bath Ales Bar!
12.45pm-1.30pm & 6.30pm-7.30pm
Nonesuch Morris
Pigsty Morris
City Clickers Clog Step Dancers
Locksided Rapper (12.45pm show only)

FOOD & MARKET STALLS

Bristol Violin Shop
The Whole Wide World Record Store of Folk and Roots Music
Neal’s Yard Remedies Organic

Peacock Creations
Nonsuch Dulcimer Club
Eat Like a Greek (saturday only)
Burger Theory
Ah Mas Dumplings (sunday only)
Bath Ales Beer Tent

For details of the rest of the festival, which includes performances by the likes of Home Service, Mawkin, Sam Lee, Three Cane Whale, Roving Crows, Granny’s Attic and more, click the following links.

Saturday 2 May /  Sunday 3 May