L2F The Lichfield Festival of Folk

L2F, The Lichfield Festival of Folk, is now established as one of the highlights on the folk music calendar. Lichfield Arts are proud to offer this autumnal feast of the very best in folk, acoustic and dance. 

After the 2020 was cancelled due to Covid, we can’t wait to welcome you to the 2021 Lichfield Festival of Folk! Kicking off with Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman, who will be starting a week of events at L2F on 16th October at Wade Street Church, the main festival the following weekend. 

Don’t forget, the L2F Art Competition and Song Writing Competition close for entries on the 2nd August so get your submissions in quick!

Folk on the Farm

Join us on the 5th September for our first Folk on the Farm event at Woodhouse Farm and Garden. An afternoon of Music, Dance and Storytelling, with home produce supplied by the farm.

L2F 2021 Line Up

We are excited to announce the line up for L2F with tickets now on sale!

L2F The Lichfield Festival of Folk brings the community together to celebrate live performance across the Folk genre. With dance, workshops, fringe events and a diverse group of professional artists from across the UK, L2F is a fabulous treat for all fans of folk.

As well as ticketed events and concerts, L2F offers free community elements to the festival which are enjoyed by thousands, such as the city centre based dancing and arts and heritage procession.  As well as our concerts we have a number of other events with timings to be confirmed soon: the L2F Quiz, the L2F Ceilidh featuring the Reel Hot Ceildh Peppers, the fabulous procession and dancing in the city, the L2F Folk Club and a Tango Workshop!

Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman
saturday 16th october 2021
wade street church

Starting L2F – The Lichfield Festival of Folk, are Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman, who are one of the UK Folk scene’s most rewardingly enduring partnerships.

l2f saturday evening
saturday 23rd october 2021
guildhall

A superb evening as part of L2F – Lichfield Festival of Folk, with the dynamic trio of Sherburn Bartley Sanders, followed by accliamed husband and wife duo Megson.

l2f sunday evening
sunday 24tH OCTOBER 2021
guildhall

Sunday evening at L2F – The Lichfield Festival of Folk, sees the return to Lichfield Arts of the popular Gerry Colvin Band, followed by the amazing Ranagri.

l2f – Saturday & sunday 2 day ticket
saturday 23rd to Sunday 24th
october 2021

Sherburn Bartley Sanders followed by Megson on Saturday, plus the Gerry Colvin Band and then Ranagri on Sunday. Two days, four fabulous artists, one ticket.

photo-Andrian Valeanua on Unsplash

The L2F Art Competition is Back!

Be involved! With our L2F Art Competition and let your creativity flow! The Art Competition has proven very successful in previous years, and we are excited to welcome its return in 2021.

Photo -rachel coyne on unsplash

L2F Song Writing Competition.
 returns for 2021.

We are excited to announce the return of the L2F Song Writing Competition! An opportunity for song writers to really shine. This is your chance to showcase your songwriting talents.