DERBY FOLK FESTIVAL (www.derbyfolkfestival.co.uk)
FRI - SUN 4 - 5 - 6 OCTOBER 2013
Ticket sales for this years Festival are selling much faster than in previous years, so please book soon. Make sure you dont miss out!
The Festival is the biggest folk event in Derbyshire, so we would like your support to make it the best week-end Festival in the country! With us everyone is warm and dry, and there is always somewhere to sit and get comfortable, whilst listening to some of the best music on the folk scene.
The Festival Directors and Team look forward to your company.
We have an incredible and diverse line-up for the 2013 Festival
The Mighty Doonans
LAU - Winners "Best Group" Award BBC R2 Folk Awards
Andy Irvine (Ireland)
Rhiannon Giddens & Leyla McCalla (USA)
The Melrose Quartet
Nancy Kerr & James Fagan
Sam Sweeney & Hannah James - Finalists "Best Duo" and Sam Finalist "Musician of the Year" BBC R2 Folk Awards
Winter : Wilson
Richard & Jess Arrowsmith
The April Verch Trio (Canada)
Cupola : Ward
Brian Peters & Jeff Davis
Keith Kendrick & Sylvia Needham
The Derbyshire Volunteers
Luke Jackson - Finalist "Horizon Award" and "Young Folk Award" at the BBC R2 Folk Awards
Maz OConnor Trio
The Old Woman, the Buffalo and the Lion of Manding
and dance teams to be announced ...
Map of Derbyshire
Sharps Appalachian Harvest
The Man and His Music - Andy Irvine
Traditional dance displays and
workshops will include, guitar, fiddle, concertina and dance.
There is the special priced hotel accommodation at the Jurys Inn - see below
EXCELLENT SAVINGS ON EARLY BIRD WEEK-END TICKETS!
A = Adult
St = Student (Valid NUS Card Holders)
C = Child (5-15 years old)
F = Family (2 Adults and 2 Children 5-15yrs)
EARLY BIRD WEEKEND TICKETS - until 31 July
Adult £60 Student £30 Family 2+2 Ch £140
Adult £20 Student £12 Child £7.50 Family 2+2 Ch £50
SATURDAY ALL DAY AND EVENING
Adult £34 Student £19 Child
£7.50 Family 2+2 Ch £76
DOORS 6PM for "Saturday Evening" Ticket Holders
£25 Student £14 Child £7.50 Family 2+2 Ch
SUNDAY ALL DAY AND EVENING
Adult £34 Student £19 Child £7.50 Family 2+2 Ch £76
DOORS 6PM for "Sunday Evening" Ticket Holders
Adult £16 Student £10 Child
£7.50 Family 2+2 Ch £42
WHOLE WEEKEND FRI - SAT- SUN
Adult £70 Student £40 Child £18 Family 2+2 Ch £160
All ticket prices listed here include a booking fee for telephone and counter sales.
Tickets purchased online do not include a booking fee and will be even cheaper.
WHERE TO BUY TICKETS:
The Assembly Rooms Box Office 01332 255800, or online www.derbylive.co.uk
Multi-storey car park adjacent to the Assembly Rooms.
PRIVATE ATTENDED CAR PARK
On Phoenix Street a 5 minute walk from the venue.
To book phone Patrick on 07985 655531
CARAVANS & CAMPER VANS
On Phoenix Street a 5 minute walk from the venue. Must be self-sufficient as there are no facilities on site.
To book phone Patrick on 07985 655531.
We are pleased to announce that Jurys Inn Derby is our accommodation partner for the Festival. Situated in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter and less than a 5 minute walk away, it offers 213 bedrooms, a contemporary restaurant, stylish bar, Costa coffee, cardio gym and wi-fi. Limited parking is available on site at the hotel. Please contact Jurys Inn Derby directly for full details. The very special festival rate is £43 per room. The package includes bed & breakfast for up to 2 people and 20% off food and beverages at the hotel. Fantastic value - early booking recommended! Available Friday 4th, Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October.
To book, or make an enquiry, please call 0870 4100800 or visit www.jurysinns.com and use the promotional code "Folk"
For more information about this years festival, and further details just phone us here at PR Promotions on 01773 853428, we will be pleased to help.
Also, you can keep in touch with this website, or www.derbyfolkfestival.co.uk for up-to-date information.
For a copy of the Derby Folk Festival Programme click DFF Programme
This page will be updated as information becomes available.
*Owing to unforeseen circumstances MAWKIN are unable to appear at the Festival, as advertised, and we are pleased to announce that the fantastic band TYDE will be joining us.
Last updated 19 July 2013
For more details and booking please phone the Ticket Hotline
Payments by Credit Card or Cheque made payable to PR Promotions and send to PO Box 200, BELPER, Derbyshire DE56 2ZL