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 (January/February 2019)    

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

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 4th January       Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)  

St Werburgh’s Parish Centre, Brook Street, Chester, CH1 3DZ 
Monday 7th January     ‘Rondezvous’ Dance Night   8 pm  
email rondezvous@hotmail.co.uk  (Every 1st Monday)

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP
Wednesday 9th January   Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

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

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

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 1st February       Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)
 
Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
Sunday 3rd February   Joe Broughton & Kevin Dempsey   8.30 pm. £10
phone 01244 343788.or email raven@ravenfolk.org.uk

St Werburgh’s Parish Centre, Brook Street, Chester, CH1 3DZ  
Monday 4th February     ‘Rondezvous’ Dance Night   8 pm  
email  rondezvous@hotmail.co.uk  (Every 1st Monday)

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

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

The Lock Keeper, Frodsham Street Canal Side, Chester, CH1 3LH  
Friday 15th February     Dave Ellis & Boo Howard   7.30 pm. £10    
phone 01244 342468 or email  SoundBox27@outlook.com

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

Hoole Community Centre, Westminster Road, Chester, CH2 3AU 
Saturday 23rd February     February Folk Day   from 12 noon.   
more details

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP 
Wednesday 27th February      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)