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Orkney Folk Festival nominated for Highlands and Islands Thistle Awards

We’re over the moon to be shortlisted for this year’s Highland and Islands Thistle Awards.

The awards identify, highlight and reward excellence throughout the tourism industry within the Highlands and Islands. The festival is nominated in the Outstanding Event or Festival category, which recognises creativity, innovation and the delivery of unique, excellent experiences.

Award winners will be announced at a ceremony in Inverness in October.

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Thank you for another record breaking weekend

A huge thank you from our board and committee to everyone who’s helped us celebrate folk music over the last four days.

It’s been...

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Orkney Folk Festival opens to record breaking sales

The award-winning Orkney Folk Festival opens today, Thursday, following record breaking ticket sales for the 41stedition of the event.

More than 8,300 tickets have...

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Digital pass offers free streaming of 2024 events

Orkney Folk Festival has launched a digital pass for the 2024 festival, allowing people to stream three events from this year’s programme for...

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