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 (December 2019/January 2020)    

St Mary’s Creative Space, St. Mary’s Hill, Chester, CH1 2DW
Sunday 1st December   O’Hooley & Tiddow’s Winterfolk 2019  7.15 pm. £14 (sold out) 
phone 01244 342468 or email  SoundBox27@outlook.com

Juice Bar, 4 Rufus Court, Northgate St, Chester, CH1 2JW
Thursday 5th December     Songwriters Circle   8 pm   
phone 01244 403782. (Every 1st Thursday)  

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 6th December        Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)  

Saughall Scout Hut, Fiddlers Lane, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 6DH
Saturday 7th December     Open Mic for Young People (19 years old and younger)   7 - 9 pm   
FREE entry for all.   

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

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP 
Wednesday 11th December      Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Bridge Inn, 111 Tarvin Road, Chester CH3 5EF   
Sunday 15th December     Informal Session   6 pm
phone 01244 312120. (Every 3rd Sunday)  

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
Saturday 21st December   Raven Christmas Party   8.30 pm. £5
phone 01244 343788.or email raven@ravenfolk.org.uk

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

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 3rd January        Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)  

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP
Wednesday 8th January   Irish Music Session   8.30 pm  
phone 01244 344460. (Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday)

Bridge Inn, 111 Tarvin Road, Chester CH3 5EF   
Sunday 19th January     Informal Session   6 pm
phone 01244 312120. (Every 3rd Sunday)  

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP
Wednesday 22nd January       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)