Swanage Folk Festival banner

Concerts, dance, music & dance workshops, children’s activities, sessions and ceilidh

Morris dancers in Swanage

2024’s plans include..

MerryHellTrack DogsBuffalo Gals
Luke Jackson TrioWight Hot PipesAshen Keys
GaelforceGranny’s AtticFlossie Malavialle + Keith Donnely
Hot RatsMother UkersAquebus Trio
 The Rigmarollers 


As we confirm the line-up we will let you know.

2024 is looking good and sounding even better.

6th – 8th September,


see you there.

Watch the highlights of 2021’s festival.

See you on 6th – 8th September, 2024.

Dance sides from across the UK.

Free and ticketed concerts

featuring top folk artists.

A weekend of fun, for everyone

All based around the sea front and town centre

Children’s activities, craft fair, family fun.

Childrens entertainers balloons

We need your help.

Voluntary, not for profit, organisation.

The festival is run by volunteers,

please volunteer and help us.

Click here for information about helping

Photos Taken During The Festival

Representatives of Swanage Folk Festival take photos during the Festival. These images may be used by Swanage Folk Festival to share news about the Festival and publicise future Festivals. Images may be used in press releases, printed publicity and published on Swanage Folk Festival’s website and Facebook page. They will be stored securely, and we will delete them after they are no longer needed for publicity purposes. If you have any queries about photographs please contact us at info@swanagefolkfestival.com