FolkEast received unprecedented support throughout 2020. Thanks to the generosity of the FolkEast 2021 and Beyond Crowdfunders, East Suffolk County Council and the DCMS Culture Recovery Fund we have been able to continue our work. Virtually Folkeast was our way of exploring how to create a Covid secure event and the experience is helping us to develop the festival for this year.
FolkEast feels more like a very English village fete than a festival
One of the quirkiest, most enjoyable festival programmes of the year
In a world where there are hundreds of festivals, FolkEast prospers by doing something unique and doing it brilliantly
In the venerable parkland of Glemham Hall estate, with 7 different stages on offer, this weekend has become one of the folk scene’s most highly rated destinations - i newspaper