Cressing Folk Festival

Cressing Temple Barns

Back To Events Cressing temple barns with grassy area in between them

 

Sunday 15th September - 12noon to 8pm.   Brand new to the Folk scene Cressing Temple Barns is proud to host the first Cressing Folkfest. A one day celebration of all things folk with a first class line up, sing-a-rounds, morris dancing, real ales and more. 

£35/adult.  Under 16's Free of Charge.

Children's activities will run from 12noon to 4pm: forest school, face painting, trail and outdoor cinema screen.

 

Line up includes


The Wilsons - ne of the best loved folk family the brothers sing traditional and traditionally-orientated songs, with deep understanding, joy and good humour.

John Kirkpatrick - has been a member of the Albion Country Band, Magic Lantern, The Richard Thompson Band, Umps and Dumps, Steeleye Span, Brass Monkey, Trans-Europe Diatonique, and Band of Hope, as well as numerous ceilidh bands.

Trials of Cato - a band that arrived fully formed and functioning from Beirut in the winter of 2016, have since torn a shape very much their own into the canvas of the UK folk scene. Hailed as “one of the real discoveries on the folk circuit in recent times”

Fran & Belinda - a mother and daughter duo from Essex, sharing traditional songs and singing together without frills or fuss. Both singers have grown up immersed in the folk scene and have created a spellbinding act. You will be listening to, not only two great singers, but also an oral Essex family history.

Terry Hiscock - Back in the mists of time, singer and songwriter Terry Hiscock along with Chris George, Doug Morter and Roger Trevitt formed the legendary folk/rock band Hunter Muskett playing the circuit alongside Fotheringay, Fairport, Pentangle and Steeleye Span.

 

Book your tickets here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cressing-folk-festival-tickets-63426802273 

 

Book online

Dates

15 September 2019


Times

12noon to 8.00pm

Who is it for?

Price

£35/adult.

How to book

Booking essential

Latest events

Outdoor Theatre

See individual events for details

Wreath Making at Belhus

Tuesday 3rd December and Tuesday 10th December

Parkrun

Every Saturday at 9am

Family Forest School

14 September, 12 October, 9 November, 14 December