Folk 'N Ale Festival 17 - 18 August 2018

    • The Torphichen Inn Presents the Torphichen Folk N' Ale Festival 18'!

      Situated in the picturesque village of Torphichen, the Torphichen Folk 'N Ale Festival will take place on Friday the 17th & Saturday the 18th of August 2018 in Torphichen! With live music spanning across both days, the festival is looking to be a fantastic and one of a kind event!

      Performers will include the likes of Dougie Maclean, Siobhan Miller, Pauline Alexander & Sandy Stanage, Fara, Findlay Napier, The Tonkerers and Huroosh.

      Weekend Ticket (£40): Includes entry to all the weekend’s evening events.

      Friday Evening Ticket (£24): Includes entry to all evening events on the 17th.

      Saturday Evening Ticket (£24): Includes entry to all evening events on the 18th.

      Pie and a Pint Ticket (£7): Includes entry to the Saturday afternoon concert and session with Huroosh & Friends (1 – 3pm), plus a complimentary drink and pie or vegetarian option from the hot food stall.

      Workshop Tickets (£5 each): Places are limited so please contact the workshop co-ordinator after buying a ticket to choose which workshop you require. Email or phone 07766 205397.

      Camping Ticket (£7.50 per night or £10 for the weekend): Access to the Festival Campsite.


      For more details please visit the Torphichen Inn website, check their Facebook page or call Kenny Craig on Tel. 01506 652826.

    • The village of Torphichen is located in the picturesque Bathgate Hills, north of Bathgate and south of Linlithgow.  

      From the West

      Exit the M8 at Junction 4 / A801.  At the roundabout take the first exit for A801 (Bathgate B7002/Armadale A89).  For the next 4 roundabouts keep heading north, following signs for A801.  Take a slight right for the A706 and a sharp right into B792 into Torphichen.

      From the East

      Exit the M8 at Junction 3A/A89 (Bathgate/Livingston West).  At the roundabout take the 1st exit onto A779/Starlaw Road heading north, at the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto A89/Edinburgh Road, at Guildehaugh roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Kirk Road, head onto Marjoribanks Street, turn right onto Hopetoun Street and then immediate left onto Torphichen Street.  Head straight on at the next roundabout, continue on the B792 for less than 2 miles and you will arrive in Torphichen.

      From the North

      Exit the M9 at Junction 4 taking the A801/A803.  Follow signs for A801 (Livingston/Bathgate) until you turn left onto the A706 then a sharp right onto B792 which will take you direclty into Torphichen.



    Phone: 01506 652826



    Torphichen Inn
    7 The Square
    EH48 4LY

    Dates & Times

    Fri 17 Aug - Sat 18 Aug 2018



    £40pp - 2 Days / £24 for 1 day includes entry to all events for purchased day(s)

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