Hatfield House, Herts, Sunday 17 July 2022

A festival of folk's finest acts gathered in beautiful leafy parkland for one uplifting summer day of music

Our 2022 'Line-up of Headliners'

We’re overjoyed to announce that The Proclaimers will headline Folk by the Oak 2022!

They join the legendary Richard Thompson on our main stage 'line-up of headliners', plus 2 simply incredible collaborations in the form of Spell Songs and AKA Trio.

With so many more exciting announcements coming soon, be sure to use the links below to follow us on social media, or sign up to our newsletter to be first to hear who is joining us at Folk by the Oak on Sunday 17 July 2022. 

And in the meantime, click here to check out our 2021 line-up

Welcome to our Festival

Folk by the Oak will bring you award winning musicians and inspiring new talent in one memorable day.

Our carefully curated line-up is complemented by our lovingly hand-picked caterers and craftspeople. For our younger 'Folk by the Oakers' we have a world of creative workshops to discover onsite as well as our dedicated family friendly area.

Order The Lost Words - Spell Songs Album here

A musical companion piece to 'The Lost Words - A Spell Book' by Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris, with new music from an incredible collaboration between Julie Fowlis, Karine Polwart, Seckou Keita, Kris Drever, Kerry Andrew, Rachel Newton, Beth Porter, Jim Molyneux.

The album CD is presented in a beautiful mixed media format featuring exclusive new Spells by Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris with accompanying new artwork.

Also available as limited First Edition Box Set Vinyl double album packaged in a high quality presentation box and includes the CD and mixed media liner notes