Saturday, December 1, 2012

Skegness, Lincolnshire

The Great British Folk Festival

Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 1NJ

phone: 0845 070 4734

Purchase tickets onlineclick here to purchase tickets

website: www.bigweekends.com

The Great British Folk Festival

Some of the worlds finest folk talent comes to Butlins this December to perform in our third Great British Folk Festival weekend. This is the only event of its kind to be held indoors in December. Primarily a Folk festival we hope to bring to you established, Legendary and International folk artists to this event on an annual basis.

Gordon played at the first Festival and was delighted to get a standing ovation from the 2500 or so audience members

Friday 3oth Nov - Sunday 2nd December inclusive ( Gordon will play on Sat 1st )

Other artists so far announced for the weekend include:

Show of Hands
June Tabor and The Oysterband
The Fureys
Thea Gilmour
Feast of Fiddles
Ashley Hutchings
The Albion Band
Fay Hield & The Hurricane Party featuring Jon Boden & Sam Sweeney (Bellowhead) along with Andy Cutting, Rob Harbron and Roger Wilson
The Travelling Band
Gig Spanner featuring Peter Knight from Steeleye Span
Billy Mitchell Band
Oh Susanna
Moonshee
Shinjig
Pie
Hunter Muskett
Fake Thakray
Merry Hell
Morris On
The Belles of London City


Don't wait for further acts to be announced as accommodation is already selling out - many people booked before leaving the Butlins Festival last year !


Ticket prices for the weekend start from £72pp self catering, £104pp Dinner B & B:

Price includes:
- 3 nights accommodation
- Big name live acts including acoustic sets
- Large indoor music venues
- Wide range of restaurants and bars in our undercover Skyline Pavilion


Please check availability of tickets and confirm date / start times with the organiser before setting out, as sometimes changes are unavoidable - thank you.

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