Broadstairs Folk Week

For one glorious week in August (6th - 13th), 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.

* New outdoor Festival Arena

* 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 for the Festival Arena at


Venues around the town