Sidmouth FolkWeek highlights for Wednesday, August 9

PUBLISHED: 08:00 09 August 2017

Sidmouth folk festival 2016. Ref shs 31-16TI 5720. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth folk festival 2016. Ref shs 31-16TI 5720. Picture: Terry Ife


Sheesham & Lotus, Ralph McTell & Wizz Jones and No Voices Concert at Sidmouth FolkWeek today

Good morning!

Middle of the week already! Phew, and still three great days ahead at Sidmouth FolkWeek. Some of the Wednesday highlights include:

11.15am – Bedford Hotel: EFDSS Folk Rising Plus with The Savage Prunes, Emily Mae Winters, Rosie & Rowan

11.15am – Carinas: Americana with Sara Grey & Kieron Means

12pm – Ham Marquee: Lunchtime concert with Leveret, Rosie Hood

2.30pm – Connaught Gardens: Dance Spectacular

3pm – Blackmore Gardens Marquee: Zulu Tradition workshop

3pm – Carinas: Sheesham & Lotus and ‘Son, Alden, Patterson & Dashwood.

3.15pm – Ham Marquee Concert: Yves Lambert Trio, Jenn Butterworth & Laura-Beth Salter

3.30pm – Manor Pavilion: John Kirkpatrick album launch

7pm onwards – Bulverton Marquee: Peatbog Faeries, Feis Rois Ceilidh Trail

7pm – All Saints Church Hall: Family Show with Zulu Tradition

8pm – Manor Pavilion: No Voices Concert with Leveret and more.

8pm – Ham Marquee: Ralph McTell & Wizz Jones

8pm – Bedford Hotel: Alden Patterson & Dashwood, Chris Foster, The Savage Prunes

Don’t forget to check out evening ceilidhs at Blackmore Gardens Marquee and folk dances at Stowford Rise Community Centre.

The festival runs until Friday, August 11.

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