Get set for folk and blues

A Fylde coast music festival is all set to return next weekend for its second year.

Sunday, 28th August 2016, 4:25 pm
Updated Sunday, 28th August 2016, 5:26 pm
Rachael Bailey, founder of the Fleetwood Folk and Blues Festival

The Fleetwood Folk and Blues Weekend boasts eight venues featuring live folk, acoustic and blues music alongside the return of a craft fair, workshops and traditional dancing.

The event takes place between Friday September 2 and Sunday September 4,

Rachael Bailey, event organiser, has confirmed Fleetwood Bowling Club as the main concert venue after the recent extension of the function room.

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A packed bill of artists includes award-winning acts such Merry Hell, Sunjay, Reg Meuross, Flossie Malavialle among others, alongside local festival favourites Ian Gartisde and Scolds Bridle.

Some events are free and others require paid-for tickets.

Visit or [email protected] or phone (01253) 873964 or 07979 932779.