is situated on the seafront at Princes Way, within walking distance of the Marine Hall. Toilets including disabled loo on site. Site is stewarded all weekend.
FESTIVAL CARAVAN SITE
is situated on the seafront & is hard-standing. It is within five minutes walk of the Marine Hall. The site is opposite the Mount Hotel. Toilets on site.
Site is stewarded all weekend. If the caravan site is fully booked there are local Caravan
Parks. Please telephone Tourist Information 01253 773953
CAMP & CARAVAN SITES OPEN FROM THURSDAY 28th AUGUST 12 NOON TO 12 NOONMONDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 2014
CAMP AND CARAVAN PERMITS FOR 2014
Available to Weekend Ticket Holders
ONLY. The fee is £10.00 per Adult for the weekend. This fee applies to all people over 16 years of age who want to use the Camp or Caravan Sites during the festival weekend. For children 11 years to 16 years please request a camp/caravan permit (free).
Children under 11 years of age do not need a permit. Camp or Caravan Permits should be ordered and paid for when you book your Festival Tickets (see the booking form)
• GENERAL INFORMATION
The Fylde Folk Festival is based in Fleetwood, Lancashire, north of Blackpool on the Fylde Coast west of Preston.
• MAIN FESTIVAL VENUE
Marine Hall - The Esplanade in Fleetwood.
This is where you check in on arrival. Festival Ticket & Information Desks in the Foyer open from 10.30am on Friday & 9.30am on Saturday and Sunday of the festival.
Facilities include: Marine Café, Wyre Lounge Bar (over 18’s only) Disabled access & disabled toilet. Car Parking. Visit the website: www.marinehall.co.uk
Visit Wyre Borough Council website at www.wyre.gov.uk or email Local Tourist Information Centre Tel 01253 773953 email firstname.lastname@example.org
• The Wyre Guide is available through the post from: Wyre Tourism Dept. Wyre Borough Council, Civic Centre, Breck Road, Poulton-Le-Fylde, Lancashire FY6 7PU or Tel: 01253 891000
• HOW TO GET TO FYLDE: BY CAR: Follow M6 to the junction with M55 (Fleetwood/Blackpool) north of Preston. Join M55 & follow it to junction 3 (A585). Join A585 (Fleetwood) & follow it to Fleetwood.
COACH - book to Fleetwood, Lancashire
By RAIL - travel to Preston. At Preston change trains for Blackpool North. (No rail connection to Fleetwood).
Onward journey to Fleetwood by Bus: From Blackpool North Station, turn left out of the station and left on to Talbot Road. The bus stop is 100 yards up Talbot Road.
The Bus for Fleetwood is No 14.
For the Festival Camp Site book to the Queens Hotel, Beach Road. Go up Beach Road to the Esplanade. You will see the Camp Site across the road on Princes Way.
For the Marine Hall (main venue) book to the Ferry Terminus and follow the signs along the Esplanade to the Marine Hall.
• Brand new super fast trams have replaced the old trams. Tram Stop for Fleetwood is on the promenade, on the seaside of the tram track. Book to the Ferry Terminus at Fleetwood. Follow signs to the Marine Hall along the Esplanade.
NEW Showering Facilities at Kite Club Tel: 07956 438 805
• COME, “LISTEN” AND ENJOY FYLDE FOLK FESTIVAL 2014
Street Entertainers: Flipjack Jugglers. Fiddling Green Jig Machine.
Special Events: Earthbound - Lancashire Curiosities. Young Performers Competition. Lancashire Society Showcase, Lancashire vs Yorkshire Singing Competition. Worst Singer in the World Competition. Tour of Trawler -The Jacinta.
The Alan Bell 80th Birthday Band Show.
FREE: Entry to Craft Fair (Weekend Tickets Holders Only)
FREE: Showers (Weekend Ticket Holders Only) NEW SHOWERING FACILITIES AT KITE CLUB
TICKETS ON SALE NOW
WEEKEND TICKETS £75 - (CHEAP TICKET RATES EXTENDED SEE GREAT NEWS!)
SATURDAY ALL-DAY TICKET £35. SESSION TICKETS FROM ONLY £8.00
Children under 11 years FREE. Children 11- 16 years half price
Camp OR Caravan site. Adults £10 per person for weekend. (Weekend ticket holders)
Artists booked 2014 (click on artists name to go to their website or link, if one available)
ENJOY a blast from the past with these video clips from the Fylde Folk Festival
The 42nd Fylde Folk Festival takes place from Friday 29th August until Sunday 31st August 2014 at various venues Fleetwood, Fylde, Lancashire and promises to be a celebration of Folk Music Song and Dance. The Fylde Folk Festival attracts around 3000 people every year including festival & club organisers, agents, concert promoters, arts organisations etc who have come to enjoy the music and the friendly atmosphere in the various hotels, pubs and outdoor events.
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