See you next year!

There we go, folks – that was the 35th Orkney Folk Festival!

Thank you to each and every person that helped make the festival,  yet again, such a huge success – from each one of the 7,000 ticket holders, to all of our artists, and all of our many hundreds of volunteers. It couldn’t happen without you all, and whilst we can’t wait for it to happen again, we’re also looking forward to a peedie lie down and a couple of months off!

The 36th festival will take place between May 24-27, 2018, with the first names expected to be announced around December this year.

For now, safe home and have a great summer and autumn, and we’ll...

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Ticket Availability – May 15

With just ten days to go, tickets are getting quite thin on the ground – out of 36 events, 24 have sold out,...

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Ticket Availability – May 3

Now that the initial opening rush on tickets has passed, and with just over three weeks to go, we still have a good...

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Per Mare – Venue Change

Following exceptional early demand, we are pleased to have been able to find a bigger space in Stromness to host the very popular ‘Per...

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