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 (October/November 2019)    

Juice Bar, 4 Rufus Court, Northgate St, Chester, CH1 2JW
Thursday 3rd October     Songwriters Circle   8 pm   
phone 01244 403782. (Every 1st Thursday)  

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 4th October        Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)
 
Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP 
Wednesday 9th October      Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

St Mary’s Creative Space, St. Mary’s Hill, Chester, CH1 2DW
Sunday 11h October   Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage   7.30 pm. £14 
phone 01244 342468 or email  SoundBox27@outlook.com

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
Sunday 20th October   Phil Hare  8.30 pm. £8  
phone 01244 343788.or email raven@ravenfolk.org.uk

Bridge Inn, 111 Tarvin Road, Chester CH3 5EF   
Sunday 20th October     Informal Session   6 pm
phone 01244 312120. (Every 3rd Sunday)  

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP 
Wednesday 23rd October      Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
Sunday 3rd November   Virginia Kettle & the Dreamkeepers   8.30 pm. £10 
phone 01244 343788.or email raven@ravenfolk.org.uk

Juice Bar, 4 Rufus Court, Northgate St, Chester, CH1 2JW
Thursday 7th November     Songwriters Circle   8 pm
phone 01244 403782. (Every 1st Thursday)   

The Lock Keeper, Frodsham Street Canal Side, Chester, CH1 3LH  
Friday 8th November     Mishra   7.30 pm. £12
phone 01244 342468 or email  SoundBox27@outlook.com

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 8th November       Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)  

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP
Wednesday 13th November   Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Bridge Inn, 111 Tarvin Road, Chester CH3 5EF   
Sunday 17th November     Informal Session   6 pm
phone 01244 312120. (Every 3rd Sunday)  

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
Sunday 24th November   Ben Robertson   8.30 pm. £7
phone 01244 343788.or email raven@ravenfolk.org.uk

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP
Wednesday 27th November      Irish Music Session   8.30 pm
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Regular Weekly Events:

Sundays: The Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
'The Raven Folk Club', 8:30 pm.
(phone 01244 343788 or e-mail raven@ravenfolk.org.uk)

Sundays: Telford's Warehouse, Tower Wharf, Chester, CH1 4EZ
Open mic session. 8 pm
(phone 01244 390090)

Mondays: Chester City Morris Men, Community Centre, Tower Road, Chester, CH1 4JA
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, Brook Street, Chester, CH1 3DZ
Afternoon Folk Session. 2 pm
(phone 01244 321218)

Tuesdays: Alexander's, Rufus Court, Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2JW
'Tuesday Unplugged'. 8 pm
(phone 01244 340005)

Wednesdays: St Werburghs parish centre, Brook Street, Chester, CH1 3DZ
'Mr Happy's Come All Ye'. 9 pm
(phone 01244 675860)

Thursdays: The Bridge Inn, 111 Tarvin Road, Chester, CH3 5EF
Informal Session. 9 pm
(phone 01244 312120)