Manchester Folk Festival

Launches 17th March 2017
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An urban festival. A gathering of all kinds of folk found throughout England.

Manchester Folk Festival puts the spotlight on English Folk in all its forms. From true folk tradition to contemporary unions, familiar names alongside exciting new voices.

Manchester Folk Festival is presented in association with English Folk Expo, Home Manchester and English Folk Song and Dance Society. A festival of concerts and gigs across 4 venues in 3 days in central Manchester with 180 delegates from festivals and venues from throughout the world to showcase English music and musicians.

Home Manchester
The Ritz

Afro Celts Sound System, The Young Uns, Jon Boden and the Remnant Kings
Tom Robinson, False Lights, Kathryn Tickell & the Side, John Smith, Keston Cobblers Club,
Josienne Clarke & Ben Waters, Young Waters, Jig Doll
Horse & bamboo, Nina Harries, Ninebarrow

19 - 21 October 2017