NEWS: EDINBURGH TRADFEST POSTPONED

News just in that Edinburgh Tradfest is sadly the latest festival to postpone due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

They say: ‘During this uncertain time we recognise that now more than ever, we need to invest in the arts industry.  Therefore we are currently looking at ways to stream parts of our programme online. This will enable audiences to continue to enjoy live music and performance at home, and industry professionals to earn an income during this extraordinarily difficult time.’

From the festival organisers:

It is with great sadness that we are postponing Edinburgh Tradfest.

Due to the constantly evolving COVID-19 outbreak, we are no longer able to deliver the Festival but plan to return in 2021 from 30 April to 10 May.

Our partner programmes – the Folk Film Gathering at Filmhouse and May Days at the Scottish Storytelling Centre – have also sadly been cancelled.

Tickets will be refunded via the venues as soon as possible.

During this uncertain time we recognise that now more than ever, we need to invest in the arts industry.  Therefore we are currently looking at ways to stream parts of our programme online. This will enable audiences to continue to enjoy live music and performance at home, and industry professionals to earn an income during this extraordinarily difficult time.

So please keep an eye out for further updates on our website and on social media, as we continue to develop our online programme.

If you have any questions, please contact us via the website https://edinburghtradfest.com/contact-us

Stay safe and take care of one another.

best wishes

Edinburgh Tradfest

Subscribe

ads

You May Also Like

TRNSMT 2021 dates

TRNSMT Festival announces 2021 lineup

TRNSMT Festival announces 2021 lineup Following the cancellation of TRNSMT 2020 the organisers have announced ...

Harmonium Leith Vegan

Leith vegan bar Harmonium launches Crowdfunder to support staff

Much loved Leith vegan bar, Harmonium, having had to close their doors due to ...

News: August 2020 Edinburgh Festivals Cancelled Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

For the first time in over 70 years, the five festivals that transform Edinburgh ...

Owners of Grassroots Music Venues publish open letter to the UK Government

Grassroots music venues in partnership with the Music Venue Trust have published an open ...

Paisley Museum receives major award from the Wolfson Foundation

Paisley Museum will receive £200,000 from The Wolfson Foundation towards its transformation into a ...

hebcelt Scottish festival guide SNACK

UK Festivals at serious risk due to COVID-19

AIF warns of Independent festival wipeout in 2021 without Government help The future of ...

£2.2 Million Reprieve From Scottish Government For Grassroots Music Venues

The Scottish music industry received an overdue but welcome reprieve as it was announced ...

TRNSMT 2021 dates

TRNSMT 2020 Cancelled

    TRNSMT 2020 Festival Cancellation Announcement. The organisers of TRNSMT festival today announced ...

Kelburn Garden Party 2020 Canceled

Kelburn Garden Party is always one of the highlights of the summer.  Unfortunately due ...

Hello.

 Get your weekly guide to the best events in Scotland.

Plus: offers, competitions, discounts and loads more.

SuperPlus: be the first to see our digital editions.

Sweet!

:)