Welcome to Wimborne Minster Folk Festival

The 2019 Festival will be from Friday 14th to Sunday 16th of June 2019.
Everything you can see on this site is from the fabulous 2018 festival.

Tashi Lhunpo Tibetan Monks

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The Monks are already here in Wimborne making their Mandala in the Priest House Museum. They have a stall in the Priest House garden with lots of lovely things...

Spank the Planks

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Spank the Planks come from Bournemouth and specialise in Appalachian clog dancing, a style of American folk dance from the Appalachian Mountains.

Dancing in 2018

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63 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. Online purchases close at 6am Friday June 8th.

Comedy Night

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'A laugh a Minute' Comedy Night Friday 8th QE School 8pm - 10:30pm Phil Jerrod, The Polly Morris Band plus the six finalists of The National Comedy Competition.

Jingle on Radio Wimborne and Forest FM

Next years dates

The 2019 Wimborne Minster Folk Festival will be from 14th to 16th of June 2019.

Microbreweries

New for 2018 - the Microbreweries. Just off the high st, with 8 local breweries, food, dance and music.

Josie Duncan & Pablo Lafuente

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2017 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award Winners Josie Duncan and Pablo Lafuente have been described as 'a vocal/guitar duo like no other'.

Music in 2018

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116 Music acts have already confirmed for 2018.

Official Festival Campsite

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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. Online booking will close at midnight on Thursday June 7th (after which you can still pay at the gate)

Sponsors & Supporters

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