FOLK FESTIVAL

OTLEY FOLK FESTIVAL 2018 AT THE WOOLPACK MUSIC STUDIOS

Admission policy (from the Folk Festival programme): Weekend, day or individual ticket holders can gain entry to their concert of choice thirty minutes before the concert start time. Ten minutes before the start of the concert, people who wish to pay on the door will be admitted.

NB ‘on the door’ ticket prices for our indoor events yet to be confirmed. Out outdoors events are not ticketed and are free to attend but there will be donations buckets on hand to support our continuing work with young people and community groups.

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We are a fully licensed premises and will have a selection of cask real ale, bottled and canned lagers and ciders, wine, and soft drinks for sale for each event, indoors or out! Events are indoors except when specified. In the event of inclement weather for outdoors events, we will host them indoors instead.

TIMETABLE

Friday 21st September

8.30pm FOLK CLUB with: Limezcurvy; Anne Jackson; Mike Wood

Saturday 22nd September – please note that timings for the outdoor event differ from the Folk Festival programme

11.00am-12.00noon ANDY COOK guitar workshop

12.00noon-4.30pm- an afternoon of outside entertainment!- with

  • 12.00noon-1.00pm Morris dancing
  • 1.00pm-3.45pm music stage featuring: – 1.15 Martin Heaton; 1.50 Jack Kelly; 2.25 The Great Unpolished Choir; 3.00pm-3.45pm Colour of Light
  • 3.45pm-4.30 Morris Mass Dance!

5.30pm ACOUSTIC CONCERT with Jon Palmer; 6.15pm Limezcurvy; 7.00pm The Heathen Kings; 8.00pm Andy Cook

Sunday 23rd September

12.00-1.15pm Sing-and-play-along-folk-songs with Woolpack Music Studios’ director and experienced community musician RICHARD SABEY- bring your voice and/or any instrument for some uplifting but accessible playing and singing

2.30-3.30 Outdoors – the (world?) famous Otley Ukulele Orchestra play their usual rousing selection of high energy rock and pop songs from Meatloaf to Pulp, from the Levellers to Joan Jett, and many more

3.30-4.30 Outdoors- the Woolpack Music Social Club- play with enormous gusto a wide variety of hits from the decades, a superb sing-along blast through many favourites from the Pogues to Springsteen and Steppenwolf!

5.30pm ACOUSTIC CONCERT with: Zeke Deighton; Monkey’s Fist; Lynda Hardcastle and Alan Rose