Bristol Folk Festival returns from Friday 28 April to Sunday 30 April 2023. 


The exceptional line-up for 2023 includes Lady Maisery, The Eliza Carthy Trio, Fay Hield, Angeline Morrison, Nick Hart and many more. We open on Friday Night at Bristol Cathedral, College Green. Wristband exchange opens at the Cathedral at 6.30 pm.

Keep your eyes peeled for dance, sing-arounds and sessions over the weekend.


Buy a weekend ticket and join us for the whole weekend or book into individual sessions.
There are five main concert sessions, each with a major headliner from the world of folk.


Our final draft of the schedule is now live! Take a look at what’s happening when. We’re a festival, with artists travelling internationally to the city, so please be aware that exact timings may change. We’ll tweet any last minute announcements from @bristolfolkfest. Keep an eye on our twitter.