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Bath Folk Festival

These days Bath is not just know for its historical past from the likes of the Roman Times, Georgian and Victorian periods which the city is well know for, but also as an epicentre of cultural and artist vibrancy. As it’s that time of year again in the Spa city of Bath, in Somerset for the annual “Bath Folk Festival”. This year’s event looks to be packed with even more local talented musical artists and international guest musicians.

For those that want to immerse themselves further into the folk music world there are also music workshop classes to hone your musical skills or get inspiration to take that first musical step and there is also an “Irish music Summer School” for people wanting to learn more about this brand of folk music.

The Bath Folk Festival spans a week during the middle of August from the 8th, there are concerts at various venues around the city, most are held in pub’s, bar’s and café’s during the event. So there will be something for everyone during the festival from traditional folk music, through to contemporary folk and from Irish folk music to gypsy and Latin traditional folk.

So whether you are having Short Breaks Bath or if you are looking for Spa Breaks look for luxury Bath bed and breakfast when choosing your accommodation with a relaxing atmosphere. One thing is for sure, there will be plenty to do and see during the Bath Folk Festival, as in between the musical interludes you can always visit some of the many sights around this beautiful Spa city.

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