Linlithgow Folk Festival
This is the 15th annual festival, packed with events, many of which are free.
Tickets for several events from Burgh Halls Box Office 01506 282720:
Musical Canal cruises - Friday 13th Sept
Bluegrass Concert with the Okefenokee Band and Mairi Orr Band - Friday 13th Sept
Mr Boom - Saturday afternoon
The Outside Track Headline concert, support Jim Byrne - Saturday 14th Sept
Workshops with members of The Outside Track (song, guitar, mixed instrument) - pay on door
Sessions galore including free youth session.
Full details on website: also check Facebook for updates.
All shown in the festival brochure which can be downloaded from the Home page of the website. The Masonic Hall is the "Hub"/place to come for info throughout Saturday and Sunday of the Festival.
We shall again have the Nora Devine (outdoor) stage in front of the Burgh Halls, and this year, we also have permission to send musicians to Linlithgow Palace: normal admission charges or Historic Scotland membership applicable for entry. Doors Open Day also happening over the weekend, and there maybe music in some of their venues too.
Pedal for Scotland is NOT on Festival weekend for once, but on Sept 8th: some Linlithgow folk musicians and singers appearing there too on The Peel Stage (in the grounds between the Palace and the Loch!
Re: Linlithgow Folk Festival
Actually the 18th Festival this year (2016) but don’t know how to delete earlier info!
Up-to-date info on the website: www.linlithgowfolk.com or on their Facebook Page: Linlithgow Folk Festival Association in the search box should get you there!