Two full weekend tickets…..and that will include entry for all events, the four headline concerts including the Saturday Night with Richard Grainger and Chris Parkinson + the fabulous Tannahill Weavers and Sunday Night with The Old Dance School are up for grabs. More information below.
Ryedale in the heart of the North York Moors is the setting for another fabulous weekend of Folk Music in the form of the 5th Annual Ryedale Folk Weekend.
This year at the famous New Inn, Cropton nr Pickering between May 25th – 27th there will be an array of folk performers from across the UK and abroad.
Headliners on Friday, Saturday and Sunday include Scotland’s own TANNAHILL WEAVERS, The rapidly ascending OLD DANCE SCHOOL, Yorkshire’s own RICHARD GRAINGER & CHRIS PARKINSON and STEVE TURNER……..
They will be joined by a host of performers including 4Square – Jack Badcock & Ciaran Ryan – Polly Barrett – Cruel Folk – Martin Curtis (NZ) – Steve Dawes & Helen Pitt – Nick Dow – Fools Gold – Bob Fortune – A Giants Cause – Chris Milner – Stormcrow – Peter Taylor – Trevor Reed – Quickthorn – Songcast and Karnos Circus – The Moorvoices Choir and Darkening Green.
Marquee Concerts throughout the weekend, Village Hall Concerts & Workshops and Singarounds each day.
The festival has become a popular choice among folk music lovers and has earned itself some glowing comments such as ‘a real jewel on the moor,’ ‘friendly,’ ‘excellent performers’ and even ‘inspirational.’
Ryedale is ideal for those who like to combine the visit to a folk festival with sightseeing and walking. There’s also a sufficiently varied programme of concerts, workshops, craft stalls, singarounds and sessions to keep everyone entertained throughout the weekend.
Weekend Tickets at a recession beating £35 plus day and event tickets, on-site camping, quality food and refreshments plus the famous Cropton Ale brewed on -site too.
Tickets available online www.festivalonthemoor.co.uk or phone for details 01287 660060.
To win two tickets to what will be a brilliant weekend of folk music simply answer the following question.
The question is: What is the 2012 venue for the Ryedale Folk Weekend?
Send your answer to editor@coastalviewandmoornews or by post to The Editor, 67 Guisborough Road, Moorsholm TS12 3JA by Saturday 19 May. Don’t forget to include your name and contact details.