Derby Folk Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomEngland
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Derby, Derbyshire, East Midlands, England, UK
Festival Contact Information

PR Promotions
P. O. Box 200
Derbyshire DE56 2ZL
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 01773 853428
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Festival Description

The Derby Folk Festival (formerly known as the Derby Festival) takes place at the Derby Assembly Rooms in Derby. The programming includes music performances, sessions, ceilidhs and workshops. There is ale for sale on site and plenty of local eating establishments and accommodations.

Festival Dates October 4 - 6, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2011:
  • Show of Hands
  • John Tams & Home Service
  • Heidi Talbot with John McCusker and Boo Hewerdine
  • The Demon Barbers
  • Nancy Kerr & James Fagan
  • Andy Cutting
  • Martyn Wyndham-Read & Iris Bishop
  • Calan
  • Steve Tilston & Hugh Bradley
  • Les Barker
  • DanceCupola
  • Lester Simpson & Company
  • Judy Dunlop & Jon Scaife
  • Lucy Ward
  • David Gibb & Elly Lucas
  • Clive Harvey
  • Vicky Johnson
  • Mortimers Morris & Band


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