2020 line up coming soon!

We are busy making plans for the 2020 Festival.

We'll announce the first wave of artists in the new year.

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Manchester folk festival presents...


We realise it's a long time until next October, so we will be presenting a few great shows throughout the year. 

Join us on 26th January 2020 at The Stoller Hall, Manchester for

Band of Burns.

Click here for more info and to book.


“Some star venues and some star acts ... the list is endless.
It’s good to have Manchester back on the map with a whopping great big festival

and this is a whopping great big festival”

- BBC Radio 6 Music


“This is some folk festival, Manchester!” 

- Billy Bragg

"Leave your preconceptions at home"

- I love Manchester 


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