Events & Gigs

Folk Gigs, Festivals, Tours and Events

A folk gig guide for folk, roots and acoustic music, festivals, folk clubs & tours.

Aug 23 – Aug 26 all-day
12:00 am
The festival, now regarded as one of the most popular UK folk events, has four main music stages, a dance tent with a programme including [...]
West Midlands Showground
Aug 23 – Aug 26 all-day
12:00 am
Hothouse Flowers, Seth Lakeman, Steve Harley, and The Unthanks are among the acts headlining the  55th Towersey Festival.  The annual four-day folk and roots festival [...]
Thame Showground
7:30 pm
‘Jimmy Lee’s songs and life story come together in a show, with Jimmy, his guitar, wonderful songs and narrative linked to projected images that give [...]
The Green Note
Aug 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
8:00 pm
The 3hattrio play American Desert Music inspired by the natural world of their homeland near Zion National Park in Utah. Hal Cannon sings lead vocals [...]
Reeth Memorial Hall
7:00 pm
Think Americana, think Roots, think Folk, think rock and everything in between, bought together in harmony, with the beauty of the Weald to create the [...]
Weald and Downland Living Museum
Aug 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:15 pm
8:00 pm
It’s Singer’s Night at Rhyl Folk and Acoustic Club every Friday at 8.00pm in the The Corbett Sports Stadium Lounge at Rhyl Football Club which boasts comfortable [...]
Rhyl Folk & Acoustic Club
7:00 pm
Think Americana, think Roots, think rock and everything in between, brought together in harmony with the beauty of the Weald to create the perfect festival [...]
Weald and Downland Living Museum
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Music in the Garden  at  The Cottage Museum Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire Sunday Sept 1st      ALAN  BOLT FOLK & SOFT COUNTRY FLAVOURED SONGS  
Cottage Museum
Sep 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
7:30 pm
Formed in the mid-90s, the Tony Woods Project has recorded four highly acclaimed albums of original, folk/jazz-inspired compositions: High Seas (1997), Lowlands (2004), Wind Shadows [...]
Colchester Arts Centre
Sep 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
Broomdasher is a six voice acapella group singing traditional English folk songs. Formed two years ago by singers with a long folk pedigree, they are [...]
Tonbridge Folk Club
8:00 pm
Glasgow based folksinger, songwriter, ukulele player and guitarist Claire Hastings has made a name for herself on the folk scene since winning BBC Young Traditional [...]
York House Centre
7:30 pm
The first Thursday of each month is Folk and Acoustic night at the Globe It’s an open mike evening and maybe a jam session. Come [...]
The Globe
Sep 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
A chance to sing and listen to traditional songs in a friendly and informal environment.
Prince of Wales Pub
Sep 6 @ 8:00 pm – 11:15 pm
8:00 pm
It’s Singer’s Night at Rhyl Folk and Acoustic Club every Friday at 8.00pm in the The Corbett Sports Stadium Lounge at Rhyl Football Club which boasts comfortable [...]
Rhyl Folk & Acoustic Club
Sep 6 @ 8:15 pm – 11:15 pm
8:15 pm
First class performer and highly respected songwriter Boo straddles the entire spectrum of musical styles and genres enjoyed at the Ram Club, through folk, pop, [...]
Old Cranleighan Club
Sep 7 – Sep 8 all-day
2:00 pm
Notes: Saturday afternoon “Wot Cheor Geordie” Concert. Sunday morning “Meet Jez Lowe”
Sep 7 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
2:30 pm
Come and enjoy a variety of traditional French dances, Bourrees, Scottisches, Polkas, Mazurkas, Waltzes, Breton etc All abilities of dancer and musician welcome Please bring [...]
Alvechurch Village Hall
Sep 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
7:30 pm
The Toads are a four-piece multi-instrumental band playing inventive arrangements of Irish music. Their songs range from well-known lively standards, to moving lyrical ballads. Their [...]
Brimfield Village Hall
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
8:00 pm
Sally Barker, Anna Ryder & Marion Fleetwood perform as IOTA. All three write, sing and sway in perfect harmony and each is a seasoned performer [...]
Bridgwater Arts centre
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
A chance to meet up and play a few Swedish and other Scandinavian tunes. All musicians welcome – more info and links to tunes via [...]
Prince of Wales pub
Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
An intoxicating, life-affirming mix of Eastern European dance music, Middle Eastern rhythms and virtuoso performances, Moishe’s Bagel combine the energy and passion of world folk [...]
Landmark Arts Centre
12:00 am
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. TOUR DATES – More to be confirmed 7/05/2019    Milton [...]
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Sep 11 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
8:30 pm
Come along, raise your voices, let the songs be heard, whether they were written yesterday or hundreds of years ago, let us learn from them [...]
Prince of Wales pub
12:00 am
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. TOUR DATES – More to be confirmed 7/05/2019    Milton [...]
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Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Tour: US Solo Tour 2019. Notes: www.wagmanhouseconcerts.org
Sep 12 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Duncan Chisholm effortlessly evokes a background steeped in the rich highland music tradition through his rich, varied compositions. Having been described as ‘one of the most [...]
Reeth Memorial Hall
12:00 am
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. TOUR DATES – More to be confirmed 7/05/2019    Milton [...]
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7:30 pm
For those of you lucky enough to have seen contemporary folk/americana duo ROSWELL performing at Forest Folk and Roots before (supporting Paul McClure in the [...]
The College Arms
Sep 13 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Tour: US Solo Tour 2019.