See you next year!


That’s all folks! Thanks to everyone who played a part in this year’s festival – all 55 acts, the 12-strong committee, over 100 volunteers, 14 sound and light men, and our record-breaking 6,000+ audience. May 26-29, 2016 – see you for number 34!

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Curtain Up!


The 33rd Orkney Folk Festival kicks off today, signalling the start of four days of concerts, ceilidhs, clubs, sessions, workshops, talks and more throughout the county.


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Spotify Playlist

We’ve created a Spotify playlist for this year’s festival, featuring most of the acts appearing. Check it out to get you in the mood!

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Join the Fiddlers’ Rally!


If you fancy taking to the stage during the festival, and picking up some new tunes into the bargain, why not join in with the Fiddlers’...

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