2019 is our 40th festival! If you’ve not been for years, come and see what’s changed. If you’ve never been to Warwick Folk Festival, come and see what you’re missing!
Warwick Folk Festival has become a major highlight on the British music calendar attracting people from all over the country and beyond. One of the attractions of the Festival is the live music and dance which is programmed around the town centre including hotels and public houses.
The festival takes place at Warwick School and offers a fantastic family day out with workshops, storytelling, theatre, music and dance, as well as a real ale & cider festival, wine bar and craft market. There is also a free concert and dancing in the Market Place.
Folk Superstars headline at 40th Warwick Folk Festival!
The hugely successful and popular Warwick Folk Festival returns with a heavyweight line up of folk superstars from around the world from 25 – 28 July at Warwick School and the surrounding town. Now in its 40th year, the colourful festival will be headlined by stars such as Billy Bragg, Skerryvore, Karan Casey, Breabach, Will Pound & Eddy Jay, Calan, O’Hooley & Tidow, Nancy Kerr, John Kirkpatrick, Blair Dunlop and Kabantu.
There’s no mistaking the buzz in Warwick when our award-winning Festival Fringe arrives!
Don’t miss the Saturday Procession in town – 14:45 – 15:30 Swan Street, Market Place, Old Square, Church Street, Castle Street
On the streets and in pubs, cafes, restaurants and even churches, an ever-changing kaleidoscope of colour, sound and energy ensures that the Festival Fringe is firmly established as the busiest – and best! – weekend in Warwick’s busy calendar.