Concerts

Thursday30th April
Friday1st May
Saturday2nd May
Sunday3rd May
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Opening Concert - Festival Club (Islesburgh)

Afternoon Concert

Your first chance to see all the visiting bands from this years line-up. A small taster where all the visiting artists will perform one song each. Open to non-members. Free event.

    North Atlantic Fiddle Showcase - Mareel

    Cabaret style seating.

    Sold Out

    Bigton Hall

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    Festival Club (Islesburgh)SFFS Members OnlyFamily Concert

    Afternoon Family Concert

    Adults must be accompanied by a child!

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    Spangin Spree - Mareel

    This is a Standing concert and there will be no cabaret style seating at this gig. But there is plenty of room for dancing!

    'Mootie Moose' visits the Folk Festival with Trevor Jamieson - Festival Club (Islesburgh)SFFS Members OnlyFamily Concert

    A session for little music lovers. Mootie Moose from 'The Lerwick Museum' will be along with Trevor Jamieson from 'The North Ness Boys' to have a fun session with music and entertainment. Free Event.

      Singing Concert - Shetland Hotel

      Afternoon Concert

      Sunday Afternoon - Mareel

      Afternoon Concert

      Cabaret style seating.

      Youth Concert - Festival Club (Islesburgh)Family Concert

      Afternoon Family Concert

      The future of Shetland's Folk Music Heritage is in good hands, come along and see why we think so. Free event.

      Clickimin Centre - Foy

      Last chance to see all the visiting artists.

        Sold Out

        Shetland Hotel - Foy

        Last chance to see all the visiting artists.

          Sold Out

          Mareel - Foy

          Last chance to see all the visiting artists.Cabaret style seating.

            Sold Out

            All workshops are free and are available to festival members only.

            Circus Skills Workshop - First Session

            Saturday 2nd May

            Venue: Festival Club (Islesburgh)

            Circus Skills Workshop with Steve Cousins (all ages welcome - under 7s must be accompanied by an adult) This session will be for a max of 30 participants, first come first served basis Downstairs - Playgroup Room

            Singing Workshop

            Saturday 2nd May

            Venue: Festival Club (Islesburgh)

            Singing Workshop with Mollie O'Brien & Rich Moore - Room 10

            Canadian Fiddle

            Saturday 2nd May

            Venue: Festival Club (Islesburgh)

            Canadian Fiddle Workshop with Troy MacGillivray & Shane Cook, room 11,

            Circus Skills Workshop - Second Session

            Saturday 2nd May

            Venue: Festival Club (Islesburgh)

            Circus Skills Workshop with Steve Cousins (over 7s only). This session will be for a max of 30 participants, first come first served basis - Downstairs, Playgroup Room

            Shetland Guitar Accompaniment

            Sunday 3rd May

            Venue: Festival Club (Islesburgh)

            Shetland Guitar Accompaniment Workshop with Brian Nicholson - Room 10

            Shetland Fiddle

            Sunday 3rd May

            Venue: Festival Club (Islesburgh)

            Shetland Fiddle Workshop with Andrew Gifford (Fiddlers' Bid) - Room 11

            SFFS Members Only SFFS Members Only
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