Bristol Folk Festival 3 - 5 May 2019

Added: Monday 28 January 2019

Fri 3 – Sun 5 May


£20 Friday, £32 Saturday, £35 Sunday

£69 Full Festival


Bristol Folk Festival ft. Cara Dillon & Kris Drever


Bristol Folk Festival returns to the city for 2019.  The best of the UK’s folk scene take to stages across Bristol over the May bank holiday. BBC Folk Award winners Cara Dillon & Kris Drever (Lau) headline the festival on Sunday at St Georges. Whilst a host of rising stars including Lady Maisery, Sam Kelly and the Lost Boys, and trailblazer Grace Petrie join the folk charge over the weekend as Bristol announces its return to the global folk calendar.


Bristol Folk House is at the heart of the festival on Friday & Saturday, where Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys, Grace Petrie, Hannah James, The Longest Johns, Mike Dennis, Rachel Dadd and Amadou Diagne all take to the Folk House stage. 


The Festival takes place across Bristol Folk House & St Stephens Church on Friday 3 & Saturday 4 May. St George’s Bristol hosts the culmination of the festival on Sunday.


Book a ticket for the whole weekend or book in by the day. Friday and Saturday tickets give you access to Bristol Folk House & St Stephens Church stages. A Sunday ticket gives you access to the culmination of the festival at St George’s. Weekend tickets give you access to everything including after-hours sessions.


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“Simple and stunning” – The Sunday Times on Cara Dillon

“Completely infectious *****” BBC Music on Kris Drever


For full details of the line-up as it unfolds see:








Twitter: @BristolFolkFest

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