FolkWeek highlights for Sunday, August 6
PUBLISHED: 08:00 06 August 2017
Sunday sparkle is provided at Sidmouth FolkWeek by some wonderful acts.
Some of the highlights on today’s bill include:
11.15am – Bedford Hotel: EFDSS Folk Rising Plus with Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith, Alice Jones, Solasta
12pm – Ham Marquee: Sing Like A Bloke with Spooky Men’s Chorale
1pm – The Hub: Sidmouth Horse Trials with Peter Lord presenting the Aardman Award for Best Beast
3pm – Blackmore Gardens Marquee: The 30th John Gasson Jig Competition
3pm – Carinas: A Cellarful Of Folkadelia: Batch Gueye, Kate Fletcher & Corwen Broch
3.15pm – Ham Marquee Concert: Chris Wood, Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith
7pm onwards – Bulverton Marquee: Roots Party Night with Steamchicken and Spooky Men’s Chorale
7pm – Unitarian Hall: Family Story Evening
8pm – Manor Pavilion: Theatre Ballads: Horse & Bamboo Theatre
8pm – Ham Marquee West Country Concert with Show of Hands, Lost Sound Chorus and Geoff Lakeman
8pm – Bedford Hotel: Concert with The Drystones, Grace Petrie and more
Remember to check out the new programmed dance display spaces at Bedford Steps and York Steps along the Esplanade, as well as the daily Hub performances at Port Royal and at the Market Square.
The festival runs until Friday, August 11.
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