Friday’s music session

On Friday and Saturday evening, join this English music session to enjoy an wonderfully eclectic mix of music and songs.

Cost: FREE. But please make a donation so we can keep the festival going.

When? Friday, Sep 6 7:30 pm
Where? Red Lion
The Red Lion in Swanage

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Festival locations

Events are located around the town centre, mainly Sandpit Field and Shore road. Click here for a map of the locations.


Some parts of the Festival are free and others need you to buy a ticket. Click here for more details about tickets.

Friday’s music session

Join this music session and enjoy an wonderfully eclectic mix of English music and songs in the Red Lion….along with a beer, or whatever your tipple is.

Each year Swanage is filled with a music and dance spectacle,
including FREE and ticketed events across the weekend.


On Sandpit field

Craft fair, children’s entertainment, afternoon concerts 

All around the town

Dance displays, the procession and the fringe

Tickets needed

Evening concerts on Sandpit field

Concerts in the Conservative Club

Ceilidh in Swanage School

Workshops - various locations