Broadstairs Folk Week

For one glorious week in August (5th - 12th), Broadstairs is taken over with the sound of folk music as Broadstairs Folk Week brings a celebration of folk music and dance, featuring musicians and performers to venue across the town.

* Enjoy concerts featuring the top bands in folk, roots and world music. 

* The popular Hobby Horse Club at the Bandstand for Children with Clarence the Dragon, and the Hooden Horses - the mascots of the Festival.

*FREE music in pub gardens and morris dancing around the town

*Craft and Music Fair (next to the Bandstand) where there’s a myriad of stalls, delicious food and the festival bar

Some events are free and some ticketed. Tickets available now online in advance or on the door of the Festival Arena at 


Venues around the town

Entry Price

Concert tickets are available on the door of the Festival Arena and in advance

Festival Day ticket £35 in the week or £37 on Saturday and Sunday