Tickets on sale to Festival Patrons

Tickets for the 36th Orkney Folk Festival are currently on sale to Festival Patrons. General booking will open from 10am on Saturday 28th April.

If you are registered as a Patron, head to the tickets page to purchase.

We would also like to take this opportunity to apologise to the very many patrons who were patiently waiting at 10am on Saturday past, only for it to take a further 45 minutes for sales to go live. We fully appreciate how frustrating it was – and please be assured it was very stressful in the office too. In something of a reassurance, the website did not crash or stall with traffic – although it would have looked that...

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Festival Programme now available

The 2018 festival programme is now available – view here.

The 36th Orkney Folk Festival comprises 35 ticketed concerts, as well...

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Programme complete… check out our Spotify for a taster!

That’s the 2018 programme away to the printers: 49 artists, more than 200 musicians, 35 ticketed events (plus countless pub sessions)… one unforgettable weekend, heading...

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Le Vent du Nord returning to Orkney Folk Festival

We are delighted to present a surprise late addition to the festival programme – the return of the phenomenal Québécois group, Le Vent...

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