Wimborne Minster Folk Festival | 8, 9, 10 June 2018

Welcome to Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2018

In the second weekend of June, we will be bringing the town alive with an exciting mix of music & dance.
You can wander through Wimborne and enjoy any of the free shows, or buy tickets to see one of our headline acts.

Barefoot Bellydance

Wimborne Minster Folk Festival

Dancers: pantaloons, two 25yd skirts, decorated bras, choli, tribal belts, flowers & ornaments in hair. Band: variety of middle eastern style clothing

Dancing in 2018

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36 Dance teams have already confirmed for 2018. Many of your favourite teams and some brand new faces.

Buy Tickets and Wristbands

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Weekend and Day Passes are now on sale for the festival weekend.
Many event tickets are also available, more to come.

Trade Stand Booking is Open

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Booking is open for traders of all types.

Live and Loud 2018

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Live and Loud has been running for several years now with the intention of finding local talent from within the community to showcase their work during the festival.

The competition is open to musicians of all ages, genres and group size. So, if you're part of a community group, band, duo, choir, a soloist or even orchestra then complete an application form and get involved!

Ray 'Chopper' Cooper

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Ray is a former member of Oysterband and singer songwriter. The guy that sings with a cello, as well as mandolin, guitar and piano...

Music in 2018

Wimborne Minster Folk Festival

39 Music acts have already confirmed for 2018.

Official Festival Campsite

Wimborne Minster Folk Festival

Plan your stay at the festival and book a pitch at Meadows Campsite, which is within a short few minute walk from the town centre.

Sponsors & Supporters

Wimborne Minster Folk Festival would not be possible without the amazing help and generosity of the following companies and organisations: