Folk On The Pier

"The Best Gig On The North Sea" - Dave Pegg

FOLK ON THE PIER 2018 - FRIDAY 11th to SUNDAY 13th MAY

MAIN PROGRAMME


FRIDAY 11TH MAY
2.00PM ONWARDS
BANTER
JEZ LOWE
LITTLE JOHNNY ENGLAND

 5.00PM – BREAK

 7.30PM ONWARDS
PALMERSTON
RICHARD DIGANCE
HOME SERVICE

SATURDAY 12TH MAY
2.00PM ONWARDS
IOTA
CHRIS WHILE & JULIE MATTHEWS
ASHLEY HUTCHINGS’ ‘MORRIS ON’

 5.00PM – BREAK

 7.30PM ONWARDS
FLEETWOOD CAVE
THE URBAN FOLK THEORY
EDWARD II

 SUNDAY 13TH MAY
2.00PM ONWARDS
KATRIONA GILMORE & JAMIE ROBERTS
STOMPIN’ DAVE ALLEN & HIS BLUEGRASS BAND
GERRY COLVIN BAND

 5.00PM – BREAK

 7.30PM ONWARDS
FRASER NIMMO
‘HOPI’ HOPKINS TRIO
FAIRPORT CONVENTION

REVISED VERSION - 27th APRIL


‘FOLK ON THE PIER’ - FRINGE HIGHLIGHTS 2018

FRIDAY 11th MAY

The Albion

7.00pm – 8.30pm – Song & Tune Session

8.00pm – 8.45pm – Stompin’ Dave Allen

9.00pm – 10.00pm – Samphire

10.00pm – 11.00pm – Rattlebox

Cromer Community Centre

8.00pm – 11.00pm – ‘Friday Night Ceilidh’ with Banter

Cromer Social Club

5.00pm – 7.30pm – Richard Penguin’s Tea Time Showcase featuring

Marshlander, Sonrisa, Dan Donovan and Neil Cousin

Pavilion Theatre Bar

5.15pm – 7.15pm - Open Mic’ Session hosted by Anto Morra

The White Horse

7.00pm – 8.00pm – Linda Watkins

8.00pm – 9.00pm – Fraser Nimmo

9.00pm – 10.00pm - Fran McGillivray & Mike Burke

10.00pm – 11.00pm – Stompin’ Dave Allen

SATURDAY 12th MAY

The Albion

Noon – 1.00pm – Beeston Bump Bluegrass Band

1.00pm – 2.00pm – Vernon Brown

2.00pm – 4.00pm – Song & Tune Session

4.00pm – 5.00pm – George Holmes

5.00pm – 6.00pm – Stompin’ Dave Allen

6.00pm – 7.00pm – Fraser Nimmo

7.00pm – 9.00pm – Song & Tune Session

9.30pm – 11.00pm – The Boxwood Chessmen

Cromer Community Centre

12.30pm to 4.00pm – ‘Acousticity’ Concert with hazeyjane, Broken Maps & Anthony Purdy

8.00pm – 11.00pm – ‘Rock & Blues’ with Fran McGillivray & Mike Burke & Jeff Chapman’s Roosters

Cromer Social Club

Noon – 1.30pm – Boxwood Chessmen

5.00pm – 7.30pm – Richard Penguin’s Tea Time Showcase featuring:

Red Dear, Rain Valley People and the McGuilty Brothers

The King’s Head

8.30pm onwards – Elvis Fontenot & the Sugar Bees

North Lodge Park Tea Room – Noon – 1.30pm – George Holmes

North Sea Coffee Co – 11.00am – Noon - Wyndebagge

Pavilion Theatre Bar

Noon – 1.45pm and 5.15pm – 7.15pm - Open Mic’ Sessions hosted by Anto Morra

The White Horse

Noon – 1.00pm – Noah’s Cape

1.00pm – 2.00pm – Stompin’ Dave Allen

2.00pm – 3.00pm – Samphire

3.00pm – 4.00pm – Daniel Nestlerode, Paul Ballantyne & Mike Coombs

4.00pm – 5.00pm – Five Shades of Grey

5.00pm – 6.00pm – Richard Young

7.30pm – 8.30pm – Simple Folk

9.00pm – 11.00pm – Bounty Hounds

SUNDAY 13th MAY

The Albion

Noon – 1.00pm – Bernard Hoskin

1.00pm – 2.00pm – George Holmes

2.00pm – 3.30pm – Song & Tune Session

4.00pmpm – 5.00pm – Five Shades of Grey

5.00pm onwards – Closing Song & Tune Session

Cliftonville Hotel Ballroom

Noon – 1.00pm – ‘Patron’s Hour’ with Ashley Hutchings MBE & Friends

1.20pm – 2.10pm – Norfolk Dialect Society

2.15pm – 4.00pm – The Richard Davies Memorial Session

Cromer Community Centre

12.30pm – 3.00pm – ‘World Concert’ featuring Klezmerized & ‘Hopi’ Hopkins Trio

Cromer Social Club

Noon – 2.00pm – Elvis Fontenot & the Sugar Bees

5.00pm – 7.30pm - Richard Penguin’s Tea Time Showcase featuring:

The Butterfly Trap, Pearl in the Egg and Penguins Go Pop

North Lodge Park Tea Rooms – Noon – 1.30pm – Wyndebagge

North Sea Coffee Co – 11.00am – Noon – George Holmes

The King’s Head

2.30pm – 4.00pm – Jeff Chapman’s Roosters

Pavilion Theatre Bar

Noon – 1.45pm and 5.15pm – 7.15pm - Open Mic’ Sessions hosted by Anto Morra

The White Horse

Noon to 1.00pm – Vernon Brown

1.00pm – 2.00pm – Chris Fox

2.00pm – 3.00pm – Beeston Bump Bluegrass Band

3.00pm – 4.00pm – Bernard Hoskin

4.00pm – 5.00pm – Klezmerized

5.00pm – 6.00pm – Linda Watkins

Although all of the above listed events are free entry, the festival would be very grateful for any discretionary donations towards performances, particularly at the Community Centre and Cliftonville Hotel, thank you!

Souvenir programmes with biographies of the artists are available from the box office at Cromer pier.

Please note the festival reserves the right to change the programming without giving prior notice.