Saturday evening on Sandpit field

Join us for a superb concert on Saturday evening in our main marquee. It’s on Sandpit Field, the beating heart of the Swanage Folk Festival.

Arrive early, grab some food at one of the many stands, enjoy a beer in the beer tent or visit the craft fair.

We are still adding more to this year’s timetable, come back again soon.

If you represent a dance side and you want to dance with us this year, please click here and complete the application form.

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

You need to buy tickets to attend. Click here for information about prices and how to get tickets.

Hot Rats

Hot Rats

The Hot Rats play Celtic, World and original music. They are fiddle player Ian Cutler, singer and guitarist Doug Hudson and bass player Scott Kirk.

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Tickets are best purchased online in advance. There may be spaces left on the day, when you can buy tickets at the information tent.

Tickets are all sold subject to our terms and conditions.