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 (August/September 2017)    

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

Carlton Tavern, Hartington Street, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7BN
Friday 4th August      Acoustic Music & Song   9 pm   
phone 01244 674821. (Every 1st Friday)
 
St Werburgh’s Parish Centre, Brook Street, Chester, CH1 3DZ  
Monday 7th August     ‘Rondezvous’ Dance Night   8 pm  
email  rondezvous@hotmail.co.uk  (Every 1st Monday)

Cross Keys, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RP 
Wednesday 9th August  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 20th August   Songwriters Showcase   8.30 pm.
phone 01244 343788

Golden Eagle, Castle Street, Chester, CH1 2DS    
Sunday 20th August      Informal Session   9 pm
phone 01244 325523. (Every 3rd Sunday)    

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

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

St Werburgh’s Parish Centre, Brook Street, Chester, CH1 3DZ 
Monday 4th September    ‘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 September     Songwriters Circle   8 pm
phone 01244 403782. (Every 1st Thursday)   

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester, CH1 1RU
Sunday 10th September   Harbour Moon   8.30 pm. £8
phone 01244 343788, email nick@ravenfolk.org.uk

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

Golden Eagle, Castle Street, Chester, CH1 2DS 
Sunday 17th September    Informal Session   9 pm
phone 01244 325523. (Every 3rd Sunday)  

Raven Folk Club, Bear & Billet, Lower Bridge Street, Chester
Sunday 24th September   Greg Russell & Jack Rutter   8.30 pm. £10
phone 01244 343788, email nick@ravenfolk.org.uk

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

Lock Keeper, Canal Side, Frodsham Street, Chester, CH1 3LH
Friday 29th September   Luke Jackson   8.30 pm. £10
phone 01244 342468, email soundbox27@outlook.com

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