Aylsham Town Council

01263 733354

This is the second year of the festival and we have grown this year to include 8 venues on Saturday with over 35 hours of free or by donation entertainment and workshops. The concerts on Saturday evening with Tony Hall and Martin Simpson looks to be a really good night out to finish what will be a very entertaining day so why not come and join in and have a great time here in historic Aylsham.

Town Hall – Market Place, Aylsham
Market Place – outdoor venue – Market Place, Aylsham
Bure Valley Railway – Norwich Road, Aylsham
Drill Hall – Cawston Road, Aylsham
The Unicorn – Hungate Street,
Aylsham Biddy’s Kitchen – Market Place,
Aylsham The Conservatory – Penfold Street, Aylsham
The Library Hungate Street, Aylsham

Festival Events Diary: Friday 7th and Saturday 8th September 2018

Friday 7th September 2018    
Open Mic in the Town Hall Hosted by Flying Folk Doors open 1930
Saturday 8th September 2018
Market Place Egyptian Dance Group 1000-1020
  Morris dancing with various Morris sides 1025-1100
  Pied a Terre – French traditional dance group 1100-1200
  Norfolk Step dancing, in the tent 1100-1315
  Morris dancing with various Morris sides 1200-1430
  Broadland Ukes, in the tent 1330-1445
  Balkan International Dancers 1430-1515
The Unicorn Morris dancing with various Morris sides 1015-1240
  Tony Purdy 1130-1230
  5 Shades of Grey 1300-1330
  Beeston Bump Bluegrass Band 1330-1400
  Rattlebox 1400-1430
Biddy’s Kitchen Partners in Time 1100-1200
The Conservatory Vernon & Annie 1200-1300
Drill Hall Longsword workshop 1300-1445
  5 Shades of Grey 1500-1535
Drill Hall Rattlebox 1535-1610
  Beeston Bump Bluegrass Band 1620-1655
  Partners in Time 1655-1730
The Library Broadland Ukes workshop 1430-1515
Town Hall Norwich Swing Dance Collective, plus workshop 1030-1230
  SOB (Some Other Band) 1245-1330
  Irish Set Dancers, plus workshop 1330-1415
  Happyday Gospel Choir 1430-1515
  Entertainment with an African theme 1515-1630
Bure Valley Railway Morris dancing with various Morris sides 1015-1200
  Music with Rock the Lobster 1100-1700
  Morris dancing with various Morris sides 1245-1430
During the day there will be stalls in the Market Place and refreshments in the Town Hall
Concerts in the Town Hall Saturday 8th September: tickets available from the Council offices or on the door.    Tony Hall concert ticket price £7, Martin Simpson Concert ticket price £20 or £22:50 for a ticket for both concerts.

To book tickets online please use the link below:

Interested in taking part in one of the workshops then contact Natasha or Smudge on 01263 733354 or email events@aylsham-tc.gov.uk and we will book you onto the workshop you request, space is limited on the workshops so booking is recommended