Swanage Folk Festival logo and crowds

9th – 11th September 2022

A weekend of concerts, dance displays, dance & music workshops, children’s activities, sessions and ceilidh

The lineup includes..

Seth Lakeman

Man the Lifeboats
Geoff Lakeman & Rob Murch
Monkey See Monkey Do
The Magpies
Amy Thatcher and Fran Knowles
Old Baby Mackerel


Honey and the Bear
Mother Ukers
Bram Taylor
Wareham Whalers

2022 is our 30th anniversary

9th-11th September,

see you there.

Enjoy this video of 2021’s festival highlights.

See you on 9th -11th September.

Over 60 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,

trade stalls.

Voluntary, not for profit, organisation

We need your help

Are you interested in helping to put on the Festival as a volunteer steward?

Click here for information about helping

Photos Taken During The Festival

Representatives of Swanage Folk Festival were taking photos during the Festival. These images will be used by Swanage Folk Festival to share news about the Festival, and to 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 swanagefolkfestival@gmail.com