News

News

Dates for the 40th Shetland Folk Festival

Dates for your diary in 2020

Read

Statsraad Lemkhuel - Gigs called off this year

Unfortunately the Statsraad Lemkhuel cannot now take part in the festival this year due to sustaining damage.

Read

Member Ticket Sales 2019

Online ticket sales for the 39th Shetland Folk Festival will open to early members on Monday 18th March at 6pm (UK time). 

Read
News

Local Acts and Concert Line-ups Announced

Local music fans can start marking their diaries and pencilling in their dates as the Shetland Folk Festival announces its local artist line-up and concert programme this week.

Read

Visiting Line Up Announced for 2019

Shetland Folk Festival fans can now start getting into a listening frenzy and counting down the days till 2nd May and the 39th Festival as organisers launch this year’s visiting artists line-up.The 39th Festival will feature visiting musicians from over ten countries and spanning various genres. As in previous years there will be a combination of new and upcoming acts as well as some familiar favourites and legendary guests from previous years.

Read

Dates for your Diary

After a fabulous 38th Festival, we know some of you are itching to know when to take your holibobs next year. So here it is the 39th Festival will take place from 2nd -5th May 2019. See you then!!

Read

Member Ticket Sales 2018

Online ticket sales for the 38th Shetland Folk Festival will open to early members on Monday 19th March at 6pm (UK time). 

Read

2018 Line up Completed

The Shetland Folk Festival is delighted to announce the addition of four more confirmed acts to their visiting line-up for 2018.

Read

First acts announced for 2018

The provisional line-up for the 38th Shetland Folk Festival is announced!

Read

Local Shetland Artist Application Form Now Available

Applications are now open for Local artists. Closing date is the 31st Dec 2017. Please download pdf and follow details on the form.

Read