photos: Big crowds flock to 'best ever' Burnham-On-Sea FolkFest
fans have crowded into Burnham-On-Sea's streets, pubs and the
Manor Gardens over the weekend when dozens of live music and dance
acts performed during the town's annual FolkFest.
huge crowd filled the Manor Gardens on Sunday for the big finale
- six hours of entertainment from Sam Patten, The Sea Kings, Thirsty
Jenny, Triple Threat and Leatherat.
said the tenth annual four-day event has been the 'best yet' with
big crowds, boosted by mild, sunny weather.
hours of live music from scores of performers was held on Saturday
at each venue.
addition to live music, there were also street entertainers including
human statues and stilt walkers, children's activities, dancers,
a craft market and free workshops.
acts on Saturday included Calico Jack, pictured, Jack Ratts,
Darren Hodge, The Drystones, The Leylines, Bruise, Rosie Eade,
FOS Brothers, Fly Yeti Fly, Wildwood Kin, The Thatchers, Mac Seka
and Steve Turner.
new venue for Folkfest was Poets Corner at the Crafty Teacup cafe
festival officially opened on Friday at The Princess with a concert
by up-and-coming youngsters Coco & The Butterfields, watched
by an impressed audience