Events

The events below are accurate at the time of entry, but particularly in light of COVID restrictions we advise checking the websites to see if they are still taking place.

Aug
21
Sat
2021
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Sun
2022
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Sun
2022
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Mon
2023
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Mon
2023
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Wed
2024
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Wed
2024
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Thu
2025
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Thu
2025
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Fri
2026
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Fri
2026
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Sat
2027
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Sat
2027
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Mon
2028
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Mon
2028
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Tue
2029
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Tue
2029
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Jun
5
Wed
2030
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend
Jun 5 – Jun 7 all-day
Robin Hoods Bay Folk Weekend @ Robin Hoods Bay | Robin Hood's Bay | England | United Kingdom

Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9th 10th 11th June 2017

A FREE WEEKEND of Concerts, Music Sessions, Dance and Singarounds in and around the ‘famed city of Robin Hood’s Bay’ on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast.

OUTLINE PROGRAMME:

You will find informal performances – the Acoustic Cafe Dash by singers & musicians Saturday & Sunday in all the village pubs & cafes in support of the RNLI

Friday 9th:

7.00 – 9.00-ish Gordon Giltrap at Tea Toast & Post *Admission Charge

8.30 – Late:  Folk Club Night: Singers & Musicians in Ye Dolphin : MC Jim

Saturday 10th:

11.30 to 12.30 Children’s Drawing Competition (Age 5 – 8) in the Old Coastguard Station

Lunchtime and Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

12.30 to 2.30 –ish: Singaround in Ye Dolphin Big Room

 1.00 to 3.00 Children’s Musical Workshop (Age 8 – 14) in the Old Coastguard Station with Dave Watts

(Places are limited, Tickets £2 – booking essential – Tel: 01947 880660.)

Saturday lunchtime onwards: Instrumental Music Session in Ye Dolphin downstairs bar

2.30 – 4.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

8.00 – Late: CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room with Carrie & Jim

Featuring Bayfolk Regulars and the band Shiznitz

Sunday 11th:

10.45 FOLK SERVICE at St. Stephen’s Church, with Rev. Steve Foster and  

music by “Four’s Company” with guest spot by guitarist Garry Burnett.  

10.30 – 12 noon. Folk harmony singing workshop Upstairs in the Old Coastguard Station.

all songs taught by ear, words displayed – rounds, and 2, 3 and 4 part harmony.

All welcome regardless of previous experience singing harmony.

Late Morning and Early Afternoon: DANCE DISPLAYS by Theiving Magpie Morris in the Dock and elsewhere

Early Afternoon in the Dock: SHANTY SINGING by Monkey’s Fist

12.30 – 2.00: Afternoon S&M* Session in Ye Dolphin Big Room

12.30 to 2.30 SPOKEN WORD & POETRY SESSION in the Old Coastguard Station

with Special Guest NORAH HANSON

2.00 – 4.00-ish GRAND FINALE CONCERT in Ye Dolphin Big Room

Featuring Monkey’s Fist and The Harri Watts Band

Aug
21
Wed
2030
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/

Aug
21
Thu
2031
Whitby Folk Week
Aug 21 – Aug 27 all-day
Whitby Folk Week @ Various Locations | Whitby | England | United Kingdom

Whitby Folk Week: 21st to 27th August 2021
Whitby Folk Week is a long-standing celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles has taken on the trappings of a tradition in its own right.

As always there will be over 100 fantastic concerts ready to entertain you across the town in numerous venues including Whitby Pavilion.

The 2021 ticket form is now online, and we are holding the 2020 early bird price in place until 30th April 2021.

For further details please visit Whitby Folk Week’s website: https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/