Hi all, “The Prince of Wales Opera House and the Gulgong RSL are both ticketed venues. You need to buy a ticket for the entire weekend, or for a day or for events held in these two venues. All other […]
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Come and Hang out with Free Fried Chicken at this years Folk Festival.
Starting your planning now for this year’s Gulgong folk Festival! The muscians are coming and the town is buzzing as we put the finishing touches on our amazing 4 day program of music and fun.
There is camping and dormitory facilities at the Red Hill Environmental Education Centre . If you would like to book in or have any questions regarding the accommodation you can see Noel and Virginia at Red Hill or you can contact them on […]
If you are looking for some great fun over the New Year head out to the Gulgong Folk Festival and dance along to Folk Music as we count down to midnight.
Don’t forget, to win it you have to be in it! Gerard Gilet is a Sydney based guitar maker who has been at the forefront of acoustic guitar design in Australia. With over 30 years of experience making for a […]
Great opportunity to catch up with Rodrigo Martin , the maker of beautiful percussion instruments and have a chat to him about his creations.
The Festival will feature a 2-day market on the Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of January 2016. On both days the markets will start around 10.30 am and continue into the afternoon. Drop into Coronation Park and find us under […]
Little update for anyone who would like to join our workshops during the Folk Festival. Tony Smith will be holding a Whistle playing for beginners workshop on Friday 1st January at 11.00 at the Prince of Wales Opera House Folkies […]
Chris Sullivan is a Australian folklorist and folk song collector and he is holding a workshop including slides and videos featuring old Australian musicians in the Prince of Wales Opera House on the 2nd of January at 3.30 pm.
The photo that best depicts the festival atmosphere will be chosen by the Gulgong Festival committee on the 3rd of January. Entering the contest is easy: Upload a photo taken at the Gulgong Folk Festival on Instagram Tag the photo with #gulgongfolkfestival Mention @gulgongfolkfestival […]
U3A Ukelelees people have been meeting every week under the tutorship of Rev David Fry, to learn ukulele, and are now ready to share their music at the Gulgong Folk Festival. Rev. Dr. David , who prefers to be called […]
Our Kid’s program for the Festival is finalized and for view on the web page! There will be Marbling with Marian who will show you how to make your own colourful pattern using acrylic paints. At the end you will be able […]
We will have an old time Bush dance with David Johnson and Guests at the RSL Club Gulgong on the 2nd January 2016 starting at 7.30 pm. A great occasion for polishing up the dancing shoes and putting on that pretty dress. […]
We have finished our poster and we like to share this with you. Des Kelly a well know local musician and poet is looking forward to be the MC for the Breakfast. If you need more information on the Poets Breakfast […]
The Gulgong Arts Council will be holding an exhibition of their members works over the last 12 months. The Exhibition runs from the 30th December 2015 to the 15th of January 2016. It will be open every day from 10.00 […]
We would like to invite you to a Midsummer Night Magic show to watch young performers from the local area showcase their talent; some acts will be directed by Mudgee artist Sam Paine. The show will be at the famous […]
Saturday 2nd January 2016 – 2.30 pm – at the Prince of Wales Opera House. All Entrants must be under 18 years old and the performance must be no longer than 5 minutes. Winner will receive $100 2nd place $50. […]
It is our 30th anniversary! The opening to this year Gulgong Folk Festival will be New Year Eve Parties on Thursday night the 31st December 2015. We invite locals and visitors to dance along to Folk music played by Home […]
Guitar Competition On the 1st of January 2016 at 3.30 pm there will be a guitar competition in the Opera House. One of Australia’s finest guitar manufacturers Gerard Gilet is specifically making a one of a kind guitar for the […]