Saturday afternoon on Sandpit field

On Saturday afternoon in our main marquee on Sandpit Field, the beating heart of the Swanage Folk Festival. Arrive a few minutes early grab some food at one of the many stands, enjoy a beer in the beer tent or visit the craft fair.

Click on any of the entries below to get more information. At the bottom of this page is a map of the festival locations.

These sessions are free to enjoy, although we welcome donations to cover our costs. The Festival is a non profit organisation run by volunteers, if we don’t cover our costs, they’ll be no more festivals! Please bring lots of change to donate on the day.

The Rigmarollers

The Rigmarollers

The Rigmarollers dazzle with a unique take on the blues. With a massive sound, they put vocals, harmonica, guitar and sousaphone over an irresistible backbeat.

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Arquebus Trio

Arquebus Trio

Arquebus perform self-penned & traditional songs alongside foot stomping tunes with the energy of a band who love entertaining and playing with foot pedals!

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Flossie Malavialle

Flossie Malavialle

Flossie Malavialle sings and plays a wide variety of songs interspersed with a touch of humorous Geordie French banter! Fun and emotion guaranteed! 

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These sessions are free to enjoy, although we welcome donations to cover our costs. The Festival is a non profit organisation run by volunteers, if we don’t cover our costs, they’ll be no more festivals! So, please bring lots of change to donate on the day.