Festival On The Moor is set to start on Friday 24th May in its new venue in the heart of the North York Moors. The weather may be uncertain but we have two fantastic venues that are both dry and welcoming.Starts Friday at 5pm and until Bank Holiday Monday at 5pm.
Come and join us for a one off Concert or the entire weekend. Enjoy the Daytime programme at Botton Steiner School and in the evening at the fabulous Joan Of Arc Hall. Botton is a paecaful village situated nr Danby, Postcode YO212NJ.
Our guest artists feature the best of local and national folk. Acoustic roots from exciting young band, The Willows (trio) and the songs of the British Tradition from Folk stars Gordon Tyrrall, Richard Grainger and Hughie Jones. Celebrated instrumentalists Fiona Katie Roberts (Harp) and Chris Parkinson (Accordion) will deliver workshops and appear in concert.
You can stomp to Hase Waits at the Friday Night Ceilidh ,enjoy Concerts each afternoon and evening. For families, why not bring the children to some fun packed mornings with The Yo Ho Ho Show?
There will be Food and Refreshments available each day and evening. A Real Ale Bar is open each evening at Joan Of Arc Hall.
The guest list is below and there will be a programme of events on sale in the foyer at both venues upon arrival.
GORDON TYRRALL – RICHARD GRAINGER & CHRIS PARKINSON – HUGHIE JONES
– THE WILLOWS – CHERRINGTON & WARD –
STORMCROW – HASE WAITS – PENNI MCLAREN WALKER –
SARA DENNIS – DAWES & PITT – PETER TAYLOR – JOHN WARD
CHRIS MILNER – FIONA KATIE ROBERTS – BILL ADAIR
Ron Marshall – Andy Broderick -The Yo Ho Ho Show
– Johnny Cartwright – Blue Sun – Judith Haswell – Blind Panic
Christine Williamson – Geoff Lewis – Renata & Trev
Roisin Ban – The Stowaways – Harlequin Womens Morris-
Step This Way ( Appalachian Clog) – Kern Morris -Paula Ryan and more
Tickets on sale now or pay at the door… we recommend to buy online @ www.festivalonthemoor.co.uk