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Warwick Castle - Warwick Folk Festival 2020
News
New Decade: NEW SITE!

CASTLE PARK At the start of its fifth decade, Warwick Folk Festival is excited to be moving for its 41st festival…closer to town and adjacent to the castle. Its new more accessible site, will be the Castle Park. This wonderful new home is in an area dedicated to the festival closer to town with beautiful views

The Young 'Uns
Artist, Headliner
The Young’uns (Saturday)

Teesside trio The Young’uns have always had the human touch. In the space of little more than a decade – and just five years after giving up their day jobs – they have become one of UK folk music’s hottest properties and best- loved acts. Stockton Folk Club’s star graduates clinched the BBC Radio 2

Seth Lakeman in concert
Artist, Headliner
Seth Lakeman (Thursday)

2020 marks the 400th anniversary of The Mayflower ship setting off to the Americas. The ship carried British and Dutch passengers with hopes of fresh settlement, and who were famously met by the Wampanoag first nation tribe upon their arrival. Bottling the spirit of the 17th century pilgrimage, Seth has written and performed a selection

Show of Hands
Artist, Headliner
Show of Hands (Friday)

The trio has expanded to include master percussionist Cormac Byrne who returns with his blistering additions by popular demand. There’s no doubt that Show of Hands the four-piece, now something of a supergroup, and their combined musicianship is guaranteed to sound nothing short of magical. This will be a performance spent immersed in the talents

Artist, Family, Saturday, Sunday
Hand to Mouth Theatre

Equally loved by adults and children, Hand To Mouth Theatre is Martin Bridle and Su Eaton have been intriguing and entertaining children and adults in schools, theatres, and at festivals and celebrations around the UK and abroad since 1980, and are guaranteed to deliver a thoughtful, witty and enchanting performance. This year they are will be

Artist, Family, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Baby Bops and Toddle Bops

Baby Bops – Crafted for babies under 1! Feed your babies expression and creativity through songs, rhymes, shakers, bubbles, parachutes, puppets and sensory surprises! Toddle Bops – Music mayhem for kids under 5! Singing, dancing, rhyme and silliness will have everyone up and grooving with rainbow ribbons, sensory shakers, parachutes, bubbles and much more! The

Partner, Silver
Dough and Brew

Our delicious Sourdough Pizza is created in our Wood Burning Oven & our amazing Pancakes are cooked in a traditional French way but served with a very English twist. Our sourdough is left to prove for at least 18 hours to give a fantastic flavour to our pizza. In fact everything is about the flavour.

Gold, Partner
Warwick Racecourse

Come and enjoy one of the oldest, charming racecourses in the country with racing dating back to as early as 1694. We have 17 racing fixtures in our jumping season which starts in September and finishes in May with our Racing Carnival which includes our Kids Carnival Day, Ladies Night and Proudly Warwick fixtures. We