Folk events in Chester

This page gives details of folk events in Chester itself (and occasionally in Kelsall).

For information about all music events in the Chester area, link to:
'Music in Chester' - a music diary produced by Chester in Concert.

What's On (March/April 2017)    

Juice Bar, 4 Rufus Court, Northgate St, Chester
Thursday 2nd March     Songwriters Circle   8 pm
phone 01244 403782. (Every 1st Thursday)   

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester
Friday 3rd March    Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)  

Saughall Scout Hut, Fiddlers Lane, Saughall, Chester, CH1 6DH
Saturday 4th March   Under 19s Open Mic Night   7 pm   
phone 07587 007247 or http://saughallmusicinthepark.org.uk/openmic.html (Every 1st Saturday)  

St Werburgh’s Parish Centre, Brook Street, Chester  
Monday 6th March    ‘Rondezvous’ Dance Night   8 pm  
email rondezvous@hotmail.co.uk  (Every 1st Monday)

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester
Wednesday 8th March   Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Alexander’s, Rufus Court, Chester, CH1 2JW    
Wednesday 8th March   Deportees   9 pm  
http://alexanderslive.com

Cornerhouse, City Road, CH1 3AE   
Thursday 9th March   Graham Bellinger   9 pm  
http://cornerhousechester.com

The Lock Keeper, Canal Side, Chester, CH1 3LH  
Friday 10th March    Blues & Country Showcase   7.45 pm.  £11  
email  sound_box@live.co.uk

Cornerhouse, City Road, CH1 3AE   
Friday 17th March   Deportees   9 pm  
http://cornerhousechester.com

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU   
Sunday 19th March   Brian Peters   8.30 pm. £8
http://www.ravenfolk.org.uk

Golden Eagle, Castle Street, Chester 
Sunday 19th March   Informal Session   9 pm
phone 01244 325523. (Every 3rd Sunday)  

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester
Wednesday 22nd March    Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Telford’s Warehouse, Tower Wharf, Chester, CH1 4EZ   
Thursday 23rd March   Deportees   8.30 pm  
http://www.telfordswarehousechester.com/2017/01/12/

Alexander’s, Rufus Court, Chester, CH1 2JW    
Sunday 26th March   Deportees   2.30 pm  
http://alexanderslive.com

The Lock Keeper, Canal Side, Chester  
Friday 31st March    Kim Lowings & The Greenwood   7.30 pm.  £11  
email  sound_box@live.co.uk

Rake & Pikel, Chester Road, Huntington, Chester, CH1 3LH    
Friday 31st March    Acoustic Jam   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 318254. (Every last Friday)

St Werburgh’s Parish Centre, Brook Street, Chester  
Monday 3rd April     ‘Rondezvous’ Dance Night   8 pm  
email  rondezvous@hotmail.co.uk  (Every 1st Monday)

Juice Bar, 4 Rufus Court, Northgate St, Chester
Thursday 6th April    Songwriters Circle   8 pm   
phone 01244 403782. (Every 1st Thursday)  

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester
Friday 7th April       Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)
 
Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester 
Wednesday 12th April   Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Golden Eagle, Castle Street, Chester    
Sunday 16th April      Informal Session   9 pm
phone 01244 325523. (Every 3rd Sunday)    

The Lock Keeper, Canal Side, Chester, CH1 3LH  
Friday 21st April     Sam Carter   8 pm.  £12  
email  sound_box@live.co.uk

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester 
Wednesday 26th April     Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Rake & Pikel, Chester Road, Huntington, Chester    
Friday 28th April   Acoustic Jam   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 318254. (Every last Friday)

Regular Weekly Events:

Sundays: The Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester
'The Raven Folk Club', 8:30 pm.
(phone 01244 343788 or e-mail raven@ravenfolk.org.uk)

Sundays: Telford's Warehouse, Tower Wharf, Chester
Open mic session. 8 pm
(phone 01244 390090)

Mondays: Chester City Morris Men, Community Centre, Tower Road, Chester
Practice night. New members welcome. 8 pm.
(phone 01244 350275 or e-mail pete.lorna.jones@plj.myzen.co.uk)

Mondays: St Werburghs Parish Centre, 26 Brook Street, Chester
Afternoon Folk Session. 2 pm
(phone 01244 321218)

Tuesdays: Alexander's, Rufus Court, Northgate Street, Chester
'Tuesday Unplugged'. 8 pm
(phone 01244 340005)

Wednesdays: St Werburghs parish centre, Chester
'Mr Happy's Come All Ye'. 9 pm
(phone 01244 675860)

Thursdays: The Gardeners Arms, Boughton, Chester 
Informal Session. 9 pm
(phone 01244 342120)

Lord Binning