Cornwall Festivals and Musicians

I asked Melinda to compile a list of Cornwall Festivals and musicians for this year's Celtic Invasion of Cornwall. Here's what she pulled together.

Festivals and Events

Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival
June 17 – 19  –  Falmouth Cornwall

3 Wishes Faery Festival
June 17 – 19 – Mount Edgcumbe House & Country Park

Hawker House Festival 
Dates – TBD  –  London
Street Food Vendors / Bars / DJs take over an abandoned warehouse each year

Stonehenge Summer Solstice
June 21
Will be VERY crowded

Glastonbury Festival
June 22 – 26  –  Somerset
Music festival, all types of music and performances

Golowan Festival
June 23-28  –  Cornwall, Penzance (really, most everywhere)
Summer Solstice celebrations

List of Artists to keep Eyes open for performances:

Accordionist Cailin
Based in London – traditional accordionist

Lord Strange
Based in London – traditional folk band

Oneills Hootenanny
Based in London – Ceilidh / Irish Folk Band

Reels on Wheels
Based in London – Ceilidh / Irish Folk  Band

Based in London – Cailidh / Irish Folk Band

North London Cailidh and Barn Dance Band
Based in London – Cailidh / Irish Folk Band

The Banjo Guy
Based in Penzance, Cornwall – Cailidh / Irish Folk Band

Britains SouthEast Bagpiper
Based in London – Bagpiper

Kernow Pipe and Drums Society
Based in Kernow, Cornwall – Bagpipes – not yet booked for 2016

Julian Goodacre – Bagpipe Maker
Based in Cornwall – Makes Bagpipes and performs, no future engagements listed at this point

Fun Stuff:

Listing of Local Bands from Cornwall and all of Britain
Booking UK Bands
Listing of Falmouth Musicians
Bagpipe Society  –  sadly, the bagpipe blowout is the 3-5 June