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Introducing our new supporter scheme, Orkney Friends

Orkney Folk Festival is launching a new supporter scheme, Orkney Friends, ahead of the 2023 event, giving festival fans the opportunity to play an important part in its continued success.

As a charity, and entirely volunteer run event, the festival relies on the generosity of supporters and sponsors to produce a varied programme of visiting and local artists each year.

Over the years thousands of people have demonstrated their support by being members of the annual Patronage or year-round Patron Plus schemes in return for a range of exclusive benefits.

While this adds to people’s festival experiences and helps raise crucial funds to keep the event running, customer feedback has...

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40th anniversary line-up announced

The first wave of artists set to appear at the 2023 Orkney Folk Festival has just been announced, with 24 acts from around...

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Introducing our new Festival Producer!

Ahead of our fortieth anniversary in 2023, the Orkney Folk Festival has recently welcomed a new festival producer – with responsibility for the...

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Return of Orkney Folk Festival a record-breaker!

After three long years, the Orkney Folk Festival returns to a full-scale live event this weekend, and in triumphant style – breaking all...

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