We’re very pleased to begin announcing the first wave of ‘headline’ acts for the 2017 festival here in Bognor Regis.
Please do pop along to our ‘Music Line-Up’ page, here on the site, for more details.
We regret to inform you that, sadly, Shooglenifty Scotland are no longer able to play for us on Sunday 25th September due to personal reasons…
However, we are delighted to announce that we have the wonderful folk icon and multi-award winning artist Martin Carthy as the replacement headliner for that evening.
Calling all buskers!
We are looking for buskers to be part of our 2016 festival, to perform in and around the Bognor Regis Town Centre on 24th and 25th September.
If you’re interested, please do contact us for further details. Thank you!
Buy full weekend tickets by post before the end of May & you’ll be automatically entered into a draw to win a meal for 2 – worth £50!
Open to all musicians aged 8 to 21, the competition will take place at the William Hardwicke in the afternoon of Sunday 25th September.
The winner will receive a new guitar and be awarded with a 20 minute set later the same day, supporting our ‘headliners’ at the Alexandra Theatre, Bognor Regis…
We are delighted to be working with the Sir Richard Hotham Project to deliver a better Bognor Regis. And many thanks for supporting the Southdowns Folk Festival.
Full Weekend Ticket Offer – If you book BY POST on or before 1st April, you will get a full 10% OFF the weekend ticket price,
making a superb value weekend ticket of £55.80… instead of £62!
For further info download our booking form here: Southdowns Folk Festival Postal Booking Form
We have now completed our headliner line-up which is:
Friday 23 September: the wonderful CARA DILLON + Band ( support from the excellent INDIA ELECTRIC Co. )
Saturday 24 September: back by huge popular demand – the scintillating OYSTERBAND ( support from spellbinding FATE THE JUGGLER )
Sunday 25 September : one of Scotland`s most exciting bands, SHOOGLENIFTY ( support with great Americana sounds from THE ROSS MURPHY BAND )
Ticket prices: Individual evening concerts: £19 : Afternoon Studio Concerts ( 12noon – 7pm ) £10 : Full Weekend Tickets ( all five concerts ) – just £62 with a 10% reduction on this price if booked BY POST ONLY by 1st April 2016 ( Postal Booking Form attached )
Online tickets go on sale next MONDAY 15 February at: www.WeGotTickets.com / www.regiscentre.co.uk or Regis Centre Box Office on 01243 861010 ( 10am-4pm )
SOUTHDOWNS FOLK FESTIVAL 23-25 Sept : first headliner announced, the
wonderful CARA DILLON + Band (Fri 23 Sept in Alexandra Theatre, Bognor Regis)
`One of the finest exponents of traditional Irish song anywhere in the world`