An exhilarating live show fusing modern electronic dance rhythms with traditional Irish and West African music.[more]
Cara Dillon performs an exclusive set for Folk by the Oak bringing together an all-star line-up of fine musicians. [more]
Nancy Kerr, Martyn Joseph, Sam Carter, Maz O’Connor, Patsy Reid & Nick Cooke take a musical journey exploring the pursuit of democracy.[more]
A unique transatlantic artistic collaboration between two of the worlds foremost musical tradition bearers.[more]
There's 1 more Main stage & 3 more Acorn stage acts to be announced! Sign up to our newsletter below, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter, to be the first to hear who will perform at Folk by the Oak 2016!
Now a firmly established feature of Folk by the Oak, our platform for a new generation of folk musicians continues to grow![more]
"...one of the most carefully constructed and meticulously organised festivals we have ever had the good fortune to attend"
Joe Knipe, Artree
“A great chance to see several of folk's prime movers in one day”
The Guardian 'Pick of the Week'
"This well-organised and thoroughly pleasant one-day festival in the attractive grounds of Hatfield House is becoming increasingly popular, and deservedly so"
Rychard Carrington, R2
“This one day festival has a history of bringing the finest folk acts together for a truly uplifting experience”
Willow Foundation is a Hatfield-based charity providing special days for seriously ill 16-40 year olds. 50p from each Folk by the Oak ticket is donated to Willow, and the the total raised since the first FBTO is £47,617.82! Registered Charity No. 1106746
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