Pollination Parade will be the stamping ground on Saturday for Septimus the Giant Shrewsbury Cobbler. Weather permitting (he’s a Southern Giant, so he doesn’t like rain or wind and he hasn’t got a big coat), he will be performing at the following times, approximately:
No Folk Festival would be complete without the presence of colourful (and sometimes raucous) dancers in the streets. This year, our dance spots are as follows:
Saturday11.00 – 3.00
Fielden Wharf (beside the Golden Lion Pub) OL14 6LZ Patmos Parade (opposite Todmorden Community College) OL14 5EY Pollination St (beside the Central Methodist Church) OL14 5AW
Last Stand at Patmos Parade at approximately 3pm
Outside St Mary’s Church – 12 noon after the Folk Eucharist Fielden Wharf (beside the Golden Lion Pub) OL14 6LZ Patmos Parade (opposite Todmorden Community College) OL14 5EY Oxford St Stage – 3.00 -3.30
WE’RE BACK!! After two of the strangest years we could possibly have imagined Todmorden Folk Festival will return in 2022 with our favourite blend of brilliant local acts and iconic national folk performers.