of music acts to perform today at Burnham-On-Sea FolkFest
annual FolkFest continues today (Saturday) with scores of great
music and dance acts performing across the town.
The popular event, which started on Thursday, will see dozens
of free musical acts and dance groups performing in venues across
the town centre.
of the organisers, Graham Cook, added: "We have around 80
live acts during the whole weekend playing in seven venues."
a great mixture of music again this year that will suit all tastes
with plenty of really good new acts. We're also holding some traditional
sessions in the Waterfront pub on Saturday at 2pm and 5pm when
any musicians can just turn up and join in."
are also lots of workshops and children's activities on Saturday
in the Baptist Church in College Street, plus a dance area outside
for dance and clogging groups to perform."
event will continue on Sunday with Folk In The Park, a great afternoon
of entertainment from 12pm-6pm in the Manor Gardens. Along with
great music there will also be children's entertainment, inflatables,
a real ale tent and refreshments.
more information about who's who at the 2012 Folkfest, click here,
or for the schedule click here.
music group New Rope String Band, supported by Bristol duo Glowglobes,
formally opened the event at the FolkFest Grand Opening Concert
on Friday night.