Sidmouth FolkWeek 2016 Box Office

Welcome to Sidmouth FolkWeek
2016 Ticket Booking

* All Festival Week, Weekend and Day Seasons and Camping Tickets are on sale. There is a wide range of ticket types with many discounts available. There are no booking fees!

2016 Ticket News

EARLY Bird discounted tickets have now run out..

*NEW* Bulverton-in-One (BiO): From only £120, ...A new, limited edition BiO ticket, designed to offer great value for Young People (18-25) to enjoy the completely made over Bulverton venue; includes all events at Bulverton Marquee including 8 evening shows, 8 Late Night Extra Ceilidhs, daytime workshops and early and late night sessions in Betsy’s Lounge. Plus Free Camping! Good discounts too for any Ham afternoon or evening shows. PLUS a new Extended BiO version for over 25's, including all events at Bulverton and Ham discounts (as above) and Free Camping

 Cheaper, simpler Camping at the Festival Campsite:- Adult prices reduced by 10%.

Student Discount Season Tickets; Student season tickets are now be more widely available to all full time students and unpaid interns age 18 +. NUS card or similar needed as proof.

Discounts & Offers

* Discounted Season tickets for young people; Students(18+), Youth (12-17), Child (6-11).
* Younger Children: children 5 and under are FREE
* Groups: 10 tickets for the price of 9.
* Sidmouth Residents Discount Scheme: To qualify you need to live within the Sidmouth Town Council area, and covers Ham afternoon & evening concerts, Bulverton evening & LNE events and Pre-Festival concerts. Available only at the TIC Box Office, apply in person with identifying documents. Not available online
* Family Ticket option - buy an Adult ticket, pay for one Child or Youth, and get the next Child (6-11) ticket free. (Only one free Child (6-11) ticket per family. Offer applies to All-In-One, All-In-One Weekend, Week and Weekend Ticket purchases.)

For full Buying Guide and Booking Terms and Conditions click here.

For a downloadable Booking Form click here.
With this you can book by post.

The easiest way to book your tickets is via the online links below, but if you need more info or need to arrange a Carer's free ticket, Sidmouth Residents Discount, or you wish to book by phone, call the Box Office on 01395 577952.

Please Note: If booking by Mobile Phone;
Having selected the type of ticket, on the first Ticketsolve screen ignore the request for a promotion code and simply click the green "AllDay" link.



Event Tickets

Tickets for all the major events at the Ham, Bulverton, Stowford Rise & Manor Pavilion are now available for booking. More details and to book …

Season Tickets


The most flexible ticket with access to all festival events including the Ham Evening Concerts, and giving a discount on pre-festival events.  Prices: Adult £308, Student £246, Youth £154, Child £100, 5 & under Free. More details and to book …

Week Ticket

The best ticket if you want the flexibility and choice of an inclusive ticket, but would like to pick and choose the Ham Evening Concerts. Gives a discount on Ham Event Concerts and pre-festival events.  Prices: Adult £214, Student £170, Youth £108, Child £54, 5 & under Free. More details and to book

All-in-One Weekend

Just the same as the All-in-One above but covering all festival events from Friday 29th July to Sunday 31st July.  Prices: Adult £134, Student £100, Youth £68, Child £34, 5 & under Free. More details and to book … 

Weekend Ticket

Just the same as the Week Ticket above but covering events from Friday 29th July to Sunday 31st July.   Prices: Adult £88, Student £70, Youth £46, Child £22, 5 & under Free. More details and to book

Day Ticket

As with the Week and Weekend Tickets but for the Day that you select.  Prices: Adult £42, Student £36, Youth £22, Child £12, 5 & under Free. More details and to book …

Bulverton-in-One (BiO)

This ticket includes entrance to all Bulverton events from Friday 29th July to Friday 5th August and full Festival Camping. Two price categories, young people (18-25), and 25+  Prices: £120, £170. More details and to book...



Please Note: Camping at the Official Festival Campsite is available only to those with a qualifying ticket, i.e. All-in-One, All-in-One Weekend, Weekend, Week, Day or Event ticket for the night before and the night after the qualifying ticket date. Alternatively, if you have no qualifying ticket you can buy  the more expensive Non Ticket Holder Week, Weekend or Day Camping Ticket.

Week & Weekend Camping

At the Official Festival Campsite.
Week Camping Tickets run from Wednesday 27th July 2016 to Friday 5th August 2016.
Weekend Camping Tickets run from Thursday 28th July to Sunday 31st July. Prices:  Week Adult £60 (NT £99), Youngsters (6-17) £25 (NT £42), Child (0-5) Free. Weekend Adult £30 (NT £50), Youngsters (6-17) £15 (NT £25), Child (0-5) Free.. Caravan + £36. More details and to book …

Day Camping

Valid at the Official Festival Campsite for whichever days you have chosen to book. Prices: Adult £15 (NT £23), Youngsters (6-17) £8 (NT £13), Child (0-5) Free. More details and to book …


Pre-Festival Events 

Pam Ayres

Pre-festival event at 2.30pm onThursday 28th July. One of the nation’s most popular poets and comics with her hair-trigger timing, eye for the detail of everyday life and a keen sense of the absurd. Prices from: Adult £23/£19, Child (6-17) £12/£10, 5 & under Free. More details and to book.

Steeleye Span

Pre-festival event at 8pm on Thursday 28th July. Pioneers of folk-rock, Steeleye has always remained at the forefront of the genre they helped to define, and 38 years on have become an institution in British music. Prices from: Adult £23/£19, Child (6-17) £12/£10, 5 & under Free. More details and to book. 

Port Isaac's Fisherman's Friends,

Pre-festival event at 3.00pm on Friday 29th July. Back due to popular demand, the briny tour de force bring us their rousing songs and sense of fun to kick off FolkWeek in style. Prices from: Adult £22/£18, Child (6-17) £11/£9, 5 & under Free. More details and to book. 

You May Need 

Bus Passes

Unlimited use all week of the Festival Bus service running from the Campsite to Sidmouth Seafront, also a circular route taking in various venues, runs from 8.15am until 2.25am.Prices: Adult £32, Young (6-17) £16, 5 & under Free. More details and to book …

Workshop Book

A book of 6 Workshop Tickets, to use for workshops of your choice. (A saving of £8 over buying them individually.)Price: £46. More details and to book …

Festival Programme

Holders of All-in-One (full week) or Week Tickets will be sent one FREE copy of the full Festival Programme in early July. If you do not qualify for the free copy, or if you need extra copies (which can be collected on arrival in Sidmouth), you may order here. Price: £6. More details and to book …

Friends of Sidmouth FolkWeek 

Becoming a Friend

By becoming a member of the Friends of Sidmouth FolkWeek, you would help to make a contribution to the continued existence of the Festival and towards its future development. The money raised is put into a fund administered by Sidmouth FolkWeek Limited, a registered charity (no.1111958). If you are a UK taxpayer you can increase the value of your subscription by adding the Gift Aid box. Individual membership is £20 p.a and joint membership at £35 p.a. Group membership is £50 p.a. Click here to book …