Folk Weekend Oxford

Free Events - Click here for list of free events

Ticketed Events - For detailed descriptions click here

Below you will find links and information for all ticketed events. Please click through to each event to purchase tickets.

Under our new fringe model you will be purchasing tickets from individual partners and promoters, rather than from Folk Arts Oxford. Please consider supporting our partners by signing up to their mailing lists to hear about other exciting events happening throughout the year. Please note we are not able to offer a season ticket in 2020.

Friday 17th April

The Portal - North Wall Arts Centre 8pm
artin Carthy - Old Fire Station 8pm
Gadarene - The Castle Pub 8pm

Saturday 18th April

Short Drag Roger shanty workshop - The Old Fire Station 10am
Jackie Oates - The Story Museum 11am
Balfolk - St Barnabas Church 11am
Lucy Kitt - St Aldates Tavern 11.30am
Gilmore & Roberts - St Aldates Tavern 1pm
John Hegley Family Workshop - The Story Museum 2pm
Short Drag Roger shanty workshop - The Old Fire Station 2pm
Afternoon ceilidh with Naomi Holland and Martha Wiltshire - St Barnabas Church 2.30pm
Rosie Hood & Lucy Huzzard - St Aldates Tavern 3pm
The Portal - North Wall Arts Centre 4pm (also at 10pm)
harlie Dore - St Aldates Tavern 5pm
Megan Henwood and Jackie Oates - St Aldates Tavern 7pm
Ceilidh with 3sticks and Andy Rouse - St Barnabas Church 7.15pm
Urban Folk Quartet - Old Fire Station 8pm
Reg Meuross and Findlay Napier - The Quaker Meeting House 8pm
The Portal - North Wall Arts Centre 10pm

Sunday 19th April

Ursula Holden Gill presents "Little Man Jack" - The Story Museum 11.30am
Said the Maiden - St Aldates Tavern 11.30am
Odette Michell - St Aldates Tavern 1.30pm
Nick Cope - The Story Museum 2pm
Family Ceilidh Oxford - Cutteslowe Pavillion 2.30pm

Dan Webster - St Aldates Tavern 3pm
The Portal - North Wall Arts Centre 4pm
Said the Maiden - St Aldates Tavern 11.30am
Iona Lane - St Aldates Tavern 4.30pm
Dan Walsh - St Aldates Tavern 6pm

Sessions

Here are all the informal sessions that are taking place during the festival - turn up and join in!

Friday 17th April

The Crown
7.30pm Shanty Sing-a-Round led by Short Drag Roger

The Chequers
7.30pm Folk session led by James Bell

The Royal Blenheim
11pm The Late session

Saturday 18th April

The Crown
12pm Scandinavian session led by Ed Pritchard
6pm Folk session led by Morris Oxford

The Chequers
12pm Mass Ukuleles led by Hendred Ukulele Group
3pm Early Music session led by Tim Howes
7.30pm Irish session led by Bill McKinnon

St Aldates Tavern
8.30pm Singing session led by Mike Gibson

The Half Moon
2pm Song session hosted by The Skeptics and Friends

Royal Blenheim
11pm The Late session

Sunday 19th April

The Crown
1pm Appalachian/Old Time session led by Phil Cilli
5pm Scottish session led by Dominic Wilson

The Half Moon
2pm Slow session led by Suke Wolton
11pm Late Session 

St Aldates Tavern
7.30pm Singing session led by Eynsham Morris

The Chequers
12pm French session led by Ed Pritchard
7pm Galician session led by Michael Gross

The Royal Blenheim
11pm The Late session

Folk Weekend made it's glorious debut as a properly organised festival in 2012 and each year since has been even bigger and better! We aim to celebrate and showcase the fantastic local folk scene, scheduling the best local musicians alongside well-known nationally acclaimed artists.

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