"The fact that an international group such as The Eastern is coming to play at Willunga shows the growing appeal of our local festival," festival organiser Peter Thornton said.
Other performers on the program include Women in Docs (Qld), Warren Fahey (NSW) and Grimmick (NSW). South Australian Legend and New York Blues Hall of Fame, Chris Finnen heads an impressive local list that includes Halfway to Forth, Courtney Robb, Goldstein, Junior, The Hushes, Kaurna Cronin and many more.
"The Fleurieu Folk Festival is recognised nationally as one of the most family-friendly and accessible festivals on the live music calendar. Audiences of all ages love it and performers love to play in it."
The program includes workshops, sessions, dancers, blackboard concerts and entertainment for children. There will be a wide selection of local food, wine and market stalls ensuring there is something for everyone.