The Auckland Folk Festival is New Zealand's largest folk music and dance festival. Come and celebrate the 47th annual festival at the Kumeu Showgrounds on Auckland Anniversary Weekend.
With international guest artists, musicians from around New Zealand and six stages there is something for everyone!
Tim O’Brien & Jan Fabricius (USA), Rosier (CAN), Andy Irvine (IRE), Keeva (IRE/NZ), Pauline Scanlon Band (IRE), Faustus (UK), Scott Cook (CAN), Gordie Tentrees (CAN), Tattletale Saints (USA/NZ). Ebony Lamb (NZ), You, Me, Everybody (NZ), Ethno Aotearoa (NZ), Mark Laurent (NZ), AK Samba (NZ), Grawlixes (NZ), Foxtrots (NZ), Cricket Farm (NZ), Celtic Ferret (NZ), Claudia Robin Gunn (NZ), Little Ripples(NZ), Rhubarb (NZ), Rough Town (NZ)
A full dance programme is complemented by music from early until late, a kids stage and jams that go well into the night. The Recorded Music Tui for Best Folk Artist is presented on Sunday, alongside performances from the finalists. The Auckland Folk Festival presents folk music from around the world, including English, Irish, Scottish and American.
The Festival will kick off on the Friday evening at 7pm, and music will run til late on Sunday night!
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Camping is included in your ticket and you can camp anywhere on site!
Student discount tickets available on the gate with ID and children under 10 are free!
Please bring your own chair for concerts in our marquees!