The 17th Arran Folk Festival takes place fromThursday 9 June to Sunday 12 June 2011 in and around Brodick on the Isle of Arran.
The festival launches on Thursday 9 June at 7:30pm with a Welcoming Concert and Ceilidh in Brodick Hall, Brodick with tickets at just £10.
On Friday 10 June at1:30pm there is a free entry Open Session, Ormidale Hotel, Brodick and in the evening at 7:30pm there is a Concert in Brodick Hall with tickets £12.50. The concert features Robyn & Amie, The Average Folk Band and Lorne MacDougall & Friends.
On Saturday 11 June at 1:30pm there is another free Open Session at the Ormidale Pavilion, Brodick. In the evening at 7:30pm there is a Concert at Brodick Hall. Tickets are £15.00 and the night features the Morgan Lee Band and The Picts.
The Arran Folk Festival ends on Sunday 12 June with a free Open Session from 1.30pm at the Ormidale Pavilion, Brodick. At 9:00pm there is the Final Session at the Ormidale Hotel, Brodick with again free admission. More details and news on the Arran Folk Festival website.
The Isle of Arran Folk Festival has a weekend of sessions, concerts and ceilidhs on the island which is described as being Scotland in minature. Sail to Arran from Ardrossan to Brodick across the Firth of Clyde.