Craft Fair

Swanage Folk Festival Craft Fair

A major attraction,the craft fair is situated on Sandpit Field,just off the seafront.
Open to all at no charge, the craft fair has over sixty stalls offering a wide range of
goods,clothes from India,Africa and Napal,silver jewellery, glass where,wooden tankards,musical instruments,records, steam powered boats and much more also a variety of delicious food.

We welcome applications and enquiries

Prices are currently 5 per foot frontage per day.

Pitches are available in the craft marquee, and outside on the field.

Have a look at some of the stalls available at last year's folk festival.

Festival Bar

Real ales, cider, wines and soft drinks
adjacent to the main marquee.

Angelic Jewellery

Handmade jewellery using silver, pewter and silver plating.

Betty's Vintage Caravan Tearoom

Betty is looking forward to your visiting her tearoom for a welcome cuppa, cream tea etc.
Here we see Morris dancers taking a well earned rest and cream tea.


A small family business selling an eclectic mix of products. We travel to Asia once a year to purchase from small family-run businesses, ensuring all products are ethical and fairly traded.

Fiona Kelly Pots

Fiona has had a stall at the festival since 2001.
She makes and sells stoneware, functional, decorated pottery, mostly thrown on the wheel.


Native and Traditional

We sell hand carved goods from wood that is coppiced on the Isle of Wight and use a carving technique developed from traditional woodland management and hedgelaying techniques to form birds and animals. The goods range from pencils to staffs and stakes and include chess sets, bird feeders, garden dibblers and leek planters. More information on our website:


Silver and Sand

High quality jewellery at
affordable prices.