The good news is that there’ll be another Costa del Folk next year. In fact there’ll be TWO! We’re back in Spain from March 14 to 19, 2015, with headliners Steeleye Span, and we’re launching a new Costa del Folk in Portugal in the Autumn. This one will be based at the Tivoli Hotel, Carvoeira from October 3 to 8, 2015.
Watch this space for details of two more astounding line-ups and check out how to book on:
COSTA DEL FOLK ….. a message from Mike
Now I’ve got my breath back, and in case you hadn’t heard, I thought I should tell you that the Costa del Folk was a triumph. None of us had a clue whether running an English folk festival in Southern Spain would work. But the verdict from hundreds of happy holidaymakers and over twenty great folk acts was that it was great. The sun shone, the music was stunning, and at the end of each day everyone had a comfy bed to sleep in.
But don’t just listen to me. This is what some of the acts thought:
COSTA DEL FOLK FESTIVAL
How would you fancy a folk festival with great acts, guaranteed sunshine, (well virtually) and a comfy bed to sleep in?
Well that’s what attracted me to the Costa del Sol Folk Festival in sunny Spain from March 14 to 19, 2014. And that’s why I’m looking forward to compering the five day event.
I’m also looking forwards to seeing loads of today’s top folk acts, including Show of Hands, Demon Barbers, Mighty Doonans, Steamchicken and Blackbeard’s Tea Party.
The festival will be held in and around the 4* Hotel Alay in Benalmadena on the Costa Del Sol and latest additions to the bill include the Tom McConville Band, Sean Taylor, Niamh Parsons and Graham Dunne, Fake Thackray, Flossie Malavialle, Hut People, Miranda Sykes and Rex Preston, Dave Burland and Rory Motion.
For further information click onto www.costadelfolk.com and don’t forget your maracas.