New names announced for 2017 Festival! Shirley Collins, Indigo Girls, LIV ON and Loudon Wainwright III amongst latest names to be announced for the 2017 Festival. Find out more 50% of full festival tickets sold WOW! We have already sold 50% of our full festival tickets and have sold out of Saturday tickets. Find out more Jon Boden announced as Guest Curator for 2017 A Folk Festival first! Find out more Greener Festival Award Winners! Thank you to everyone who made getting this award possible.