The Inter-Varsity Folk Dance Festival is coming to Edinburgh in 2019! Come join us from the 1st-3rd March 2019 for a weekend of music and dancing. For the most regular updates, don't forget to like the IVFDF 2019 Facebook page!

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The Night Before


Monkey Box

English Ceilidh


Bal Folk

An Conasg

Scottish Ceilidh


English Ceilidh

Science Ceilidh


Matthew Maclennan Dance Band

Scottish Country Dance


Bal Folk



    The Inter-Varsity Folk Dance Festival, or IVFDF is the UKs longest running folk festival. Catering to between 600 - 900 people, the festival is run entirely by volunteers and is hosted by a different university each year spanning from Aberdeen in the north to Exeter in the south.

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  • Team

    Organising a festival is by no means a trivial task. Meet the wonderful and weird folkies who have decided to take up this task for 2019.

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  • Policies

    Our policies will be available just as soon as we can crank them out: GPDR, Safer Spaces, Accessibility, Inclusivity and Gender Neutral Calling.