Welcome to Wimborne Minster Folk Festival
After another spectacular year of folk, family & fun in the streets of the historic market town of Wimborne Minster in Dorset, we look forward with anticipation for the next festival on 9, 10, 11 June 2017!
This year's festival consisted of three days of top notch folk at the family friendly festival in Wimborne and it showed, with big smiles beaming on faces from ear to ear. Find us on social media by searching "WimborneFolk" or clicking the links below to see our visitors posts and pictures from the weekend.
Check out all our family fun activities we have in store for you at Allendale Meadow and on Willow Walk througout the festival weekeend.
Take part in our workshops that are taking place around the town and get creative while you spend your time at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival.
Our huge music line-up has something for everyone, no matter what your taste in music is! Make your way around our five music stages around the town.
Wimborne's folk festival boasts a wide variety of colourful and vibrant dance displays that take over the streets of the historic market town in the summer.
Plan your festival weekend with our online What's On guide and buy a programme for the specific details for £2 from our information points and stewards.
Stay up to date with all the latest happenings from folk festival HQ, in the lead up to the festival and during the festival weekend by keeping an eye on our Latest News page of the website.
10 June 2016 by James
The fourth annual Wimborne Minster Folk Festival started with a bang this evening with an energetic set from Black Water County in The Square, Cottage Industry and Nick Dow and Nine Barrow (and more happening now) at The Allendale Centre.
10 June 2016 by James
Our festival Box Office will open at 3pm on Friday at The Allendale Centre in the heart of the town, to assist with you queries and to sell you tickets for you concerts and ceilidhs.
7 June 2016 by James
For the first time this year, we have included the Dance Schedule on our website to make it easier for you to stay updated while you're on the go.
28 May 2016 by James
Wimborne Minster Folk Festival's Official Programme has arrived at Wimborne Tourist Information Centre and are on sale now.
25 May 2016 by James
Due to the size and nature of the event, it is important that we close roads at certain times of the weekend for the safety of our performers and attendees. You can find the road closure times and information below.
Sponsors & Supporters
Wimborne Minster Folk Festival would not be possible without the amazing help and generosity of the following companies and organisations: