Main Events

Concert/Ceilidh in Stonehaven Town Hall, Late night concerts Fri/Sat, Marquee in the Square Sat/Sun afternoon, Tradition Bearers Concert Sun

World Paper’n’Comb Championships Sat, Aqua Ceilidh Sun

Thursday - 6 July 2017

8:30 PM Upper Town Hall   Opening Session

 

Friday - 7 July 2017

7:30 PM Town Hall   Concert and Ceilidh

 

10:30 PM British Legion   Friday Night at the Legion

 

10:30 PM 65 Club   Late night Singing Session

 

Saturday - 8 July 2017

12:00 PM Market Square   Concert in the Square - Saturday Various artist

 

2:00 PM British Legion   The Afternoon Singing Session

 

7:30 PM Town Hall   Saturday Night Concert

 

10:30 PM British Legion   Late Night Concert

 

10:30 PM 65 Club   Late night Singing Session II

 

Sunday - 9 July 2017

11:00 AM Open Air Pool   Aqua Ceilidh

 

12:00 PM Market Square   Concert in the Square - Sunday Various artist

 

1:00 PM St Bridget’s Hall   Tradition Bearers Concert

 

4:00 PM   Chorus Cup

 

7:00 PM Town Hall   Sunday Night Concert

 


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Fringe/Sessions – details after April 2017

Singarounds, hosted sessions, Family show and more

Sessions can and do happen anywhere. There will be a number of hosted sessions, for latest information check at the Festival Office over the weekend.

Thursday - 6 July 2017

8:30 PM Upper Town Hall   Opening Session

Opening Session held in the Upper Town Hall. A popular event, come and meet up with old and new friends at the first music/singing session of the weekend.

Friday - 7 July 2017

5:00 PM Yacht Club   Yacht Club Bar

A regular feature of the Festival, the local Lions Club invite everyone to come and sing, play or just listen in the temporary bar at the Yacht Club (just down the road from the Marine). If you want to perform, there will be an open mike so just pop along and put your name down. Plus a few guests of their own.

Everybody welcome.

Bar open 5 o’clock ’till midnight Friday. Real Ale on draft :-)

All profits from the bar goes to local charities.

Saturday - 8 July 2017

2:00 PM British Legion   The Afternoon Singing Session

An informal singing session held upstairs at the British Legion. Note there is no wheelchair access for this venue as it is upstairs. Hosted by Danny Couper and friends, always popular, make sure you get there early for a seat.

2:00 PM Yacht Club   Yacht Club Bar

A regular feature of the Festival, the local Lions Club invite everyone to come and sing, play or just listen in the temporary bar at the Yacht Club (just down the road from the Marine). If you want to perform, there will be an open mike so just pop along and put your name down. Plus a few guests of their own.

Everybody welcome. Bar open from 2:00 pm ’till midnight Saturday (tbc). Real Ale on draft :-)

All profits from the bar goes to local charities.

Sunday - 9 July 2017

4:00 PM   Chorus Cup

This is a lighthearted event with a serious aim – to get everyone to join in and sing. Any song may be performed as long as it is in the folk idiom (old or new) and has a chorus which everyone can join in. Entry forms will be available from the Festival Office or from the Stewards on the day – be sure to register and don’t miss out on this great fun event!

NOTE venue tbc


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Workshops – details after April 2017

Workshops are an integral part of the Festival. Most will be run at the Community Education Centre and will be led by Artists performing at the Festival plus some visiting guests.

Places for most workshops can be pre booked from this link Stonehaven Folk Festival Workshops (after April 2017). Places will be paid for on arrival.

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