- Shrewsbury Folk Festival
Annual festival of folk and world music and traditional dance held in Shrewsbury over the August bank holiday weekend.
Formerly the Bridgnorth Folk Festival, the event moved to Shrewsbury in 2006.
The 2019 festival features Áine Tyrrell, AKA Trio, Amythyst Kiah, Andy Fairweather Low and the Low Riders ft the Hi Riders Soul Revue, Birds of Chicago, Blair Dunlop, Boxwood Chessmen, Burden of Paradise, Cajun Country Revival with special guest Vera van Heeringen, Capercaillie, Charlie Dore, Chris Elliott and Caitlin Jones, Corryvrechan Scottish Dance Display Team, Daphne's Flight, Eddi Reader, Edgelarks, Exmouth Shanty Men, Gary Stewart's Graceland, Geoff Lakeman, Grace Petrie, Granny's Attic, Here at the Fair, Jiggy, Jim Moray's Kingstone Press Folk Slam, John Spiers Ceilidh Band, Kate Rusby, Mankala, Martin Barre celebrates 50 years of Jethro Tull, Martyn Joseph, Merry Hell, Michael Messer's Mitra, Oysterband, Paul Downes, Phil Beer Band, Rapsquillion, Reg Meuross, Relentless, Rev. Sekou, Skerryvore, Steve Knightley, Track Dogs, Urban Folk Quartet, Whapweasel, While & Matthews Takeover and Winter Wilson.