Cambridge Folk Festival is an annual British folk music festival Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge in July.
Formed in 1965, the festival is popular for its parkland setting, great facilities and family friendliness, with four covered stages, street theatre, music workshops and sessions, raucous ceilidhs, open stages, a youth area, internet café, kids ceilidh, storytelling, free creche, paddling pool and playground and real ale bars.
In 2014 Cambridge Folk Festival won the highest honour at the Greener Festival Awards, becoming one of only nine festivals worldwide and one of only two in the UK to achieve the Outstanding category.
In more recent years, the festival has seen performances from the likes of Patti Smith, Jake Bugg, Janis Ian, Will Varley, This Is The Kit,Gogol Bordello, Imelda May, Seafret, Afro Celt Sound System, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Christy Moore, John Prine and many more.
Lucinda Williams and Ralph McTell have been confirmed to headline Cambridge Folk Festival in August 2019. Catch them live by checking out the dates and ticket information below on Stereoboard.