70 performers in action at Burnham-On-Sea's FolkFest today
Crowds of music lovers will flock to Burnham-On-Sea today (Saturday,
September 3rd) when dozens of musicians and performers will be
in action across the town.
Burnham's sixth year FolkFest will be in full swing throughout
the day as more than 70
musical acts and dance groups perform at seven venues across the
free music starts at 1pm and continues until 11pm in The Waterfront
Pub, The Clarence, The Railway, S&D, The Ritz Club, The Pier
Tavern and The Victoria. The
full schedule is available here.
those performing will be James Findlay, pictured right, who was
named BBC Radio 2's Young Folk Singer of 2010.
with music, there will also be a craft fair along Burnham High
Street from 10am-5pm today plus workshops inside the Baptist Church
and dance performances outside.
will be followed tomorrow (Sunday) by the annual Folk In The Park
in Burnham's Manor Gardens from 12pm-6pm. Entertainment will include
the The Carrvick Sisters, Fallen Apples, Sail Pattern and 3 Daft
Monkeys plus The Mudlarks, Coastal Cloggers and Tiger Feet Appalachian
dancers. Entry will be free.