Folk & Acoustic Music Festivals 2020
Here's a round-up of some of the best UK festivals for folk, acoustic and roots music being held in 2020. To go to the festivals' own websites, click on the orange text. If you are a festival organiser would like your event featured here, free of charge, please get in touch by using the form on our contact page.
Thursday 17th - Sunday 20th September 2020
Hopton Court, Cleobury Mortimer
Postponed from June, most of the origianl line-up has been retained. Headliners include Sam Kelly and The Lost Boys, Chris Cleverley, Daria Kulesh & Marina Osman, Rura, Winter Wilson, The Shackleton Trio, Tim Edey, The Boxwood Chessmen and more. Updates at www.beardyfolkfestival.co.uk
Friday 2nd - Sunday 4th October 2020
The MacPhail Centre, Ullapool
An international gathering of guitar players with concerts, workshops and a trade show.
Performers and tutors include Clive Carroll, Hugh Burns, John Goldie, Will McNicol, Tristan Seume. Concerts will feature The Remi Harris Duo, Anna Massie and Mairead Green. Details
Friday 27th - Sunday 30th November 2020
THE GREAT BRITISH FOLK FESTIVAL
Butlins, Skegness, Lincolnshire
Featuring Maddy Prior, Lindisfarne, Kate Rusby, Steve Harley, Harri Endersby, Tom Hingley, Elizabeth & Jameson and others TBA.