Programme for the Weekend – ECMW 2024 in Masham.

This programme will be updated as we confirm times etc.


There will be a session for early birds and stewards from TBA in the Bay Horse (campsite will be open to stewards and volunteers from 12 noon to 10pm).  


Campsite will be open for new arrivals from 12 noon until 10pm, 

Registration will start at 5pm until 9pm in the foyer of the Town Hall and on the campsite from from 12 noon to 10pm. Programmes and badges will be available.

There will be a meet, greet and play session 5pm – 9pm in the Concert Hall upstairs and a bar will be available. 

Later in the evening there will be sessions in the local pubs, one of which will be a singers session.


There are several breakfast venues based around the market square including the the Kings Head Hotel (booking Required) Cafe on the Square and Bordar House Teas. There is also the Station Cafe only a 10 minute walk from Masham Centre.   

Registration will start at 10 am until 4pm in the Committee Room of the Town Hall – you will be able to pick up your copy of the printed programme and leather badge.

During the morning Weather permitting there will be an open air session in the market amongst the traders.

All pubs and cafes serve lunch there is also a takeaway sandwich shop.  There are other outlets selling snacks.

Evening meals are available in local pubs and restaurants, there is also a fish and chip shop located on the square.

There will be Pub sessions during the afternoon and evening. 

There is a Ceilidh in the Concert Hall of the Town Hall from 7pm featuring a local band TBA.   This is open to the public at £10 per person, free to badge holders.


Breakfast is as Saturday, Sunday lunch is served in the pubs and cafes on the Square.  

Sunday arrivals can register at the Town Hall from 10am until 2pm.

Once again there will be a morning session specialising in Playford tunes led by Gez and Tony.

There will be an afternoon slow session for beginners and improvers 2pm till 4pm in the Small Hall in the Town Hall.

There will be sessions in the pubs from 12 noon and also a survivors session in the evening, venue to be confirmed.

Please note this programme is a only a guide, event times and venues are subject to alteration or even cancellation!