4 days to go! Save with Early Bird passes for flying out midnight 20 September!
Folk By The Sea is on at Kiama Showground Pavilion this weekend and midnight 20 September is deadline day for Early Bird 2 Day Passes. They are only $55 (plus booking fee) for a saving of $15. CLICK HERE TO BUY.
Folk By the Sea features 50 great international, national and local acts performing in more than 100 concerts.
Overseas performers include legendary English folk-singer Jez Lowe, Japanese loop pedal “ninja” Kenta Hayashi and The Haywood Billy Goats from the US, while the Australian acts include Genni Kane (Flying Emus), Tasmania’s dynamic punk folk band The Dead Maggies and Melbourne singer-songwriter Celine “Little Foot” Yap.
Saturday night’s feature event Simon & Garfunkel – The Concert features 20 of the biggest hits of duo Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, arguably the greatest vocal duo in popular music history. Mark Shelley and John Robertson perform the songs that made Simon & Garfunkel famous, including Feelin’ Groovy, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Mrs Robinson and The Boxer.
The two-day festival pass is just $55 plus booking fees at the Early Bird price, but that special offer ends midnight 20 September 2016. Book now at http://www.folkbythesea.com.au/tickets or by phoning 1300 887 034.
THE FULL 2016 PROGRAM IS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE
Tickets are selling fast, so don’t miss out!
Onsite camping is very limited, so book now if you intend to stay close to the action!
2016 FRIDAY/SATURDAY ARTISTS (ENTRY WITH 2 DAY PASS)
The Button Collective, Chloe & Ben Hurley, The Dead Maggies, Enda Kenny & Dave O’Neill, Genni Kane, Good Tunes Session, The Haywood Billy Goats (USA), Highlander, Jason & Chloe Roweth, Jez Lowe (UK), Kenta Hayashi (Japan), Lily and King, Lisa Couper, Lime and Steel, Little Foot, Lizzie Flynn & the Reckoning, Mark Cryle & Carmel Newman, The Martins, Martyn Wyndham-Read (UK), No Such Thing, Penny Hartgerink, Ralph Scrivens, Redfern Shanty Club, The Rhymer from Ryde, Russ Churcher, Russell Hannah, Simon & Garfunkel The Concert, SqueezeBox Boogaloo, Steve Wilson – The Man with the Concertina, Terry Serio’s Half Truths, Ti-li-li-li, The Vanishing Shapes
2016 SUNDAY ARTISTS (FREE ENTRY)
Az-I-Am, Carefree Road Band, The Con Artists, Dane Overton, Deep River Choir, The Hellands, The Humphreys, Joe Mungovan, John Littrich & The Water Runners, Kiama Pipe Band, Lizzie Bennett, Matiz, Murmur, My Secret Window, Sing Australia Kiama, Three Sixty, Trio Chico, Wollongong Welsh Choir, Zlatkos Balkan Cabaret
Early bird 2 Day (Friday/Saturday) Pass
Adult – $55, At Gate $70, Youth (U18) – $25, CHILD (U12) Free
Folk by the Sea is presented by the Illawarra Folk Club is a non-profit incorporated association with the objective to present and encourage folk music and folklore as it exists in Australia and abroad, in all its most genuine, and valuable musical, social, historical, cultural and pleasurable forms.