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For an exciting Ceilidh experience with the full band.
Kingsfolk
(8)

For an exciting Ceilidh experience with the full band.

Verified bookings: 10
The traditional folk tunes we play are lively and vibrant. We enjoy putting a swing into our music and it is just the kind of sound to liven up a party and get people onto the dance floor.
From: £575 per event
Barn With Us | Country & Bluegrass Trio [Line Dancing Option]
Sound With Us
(21)

Barn With Us | Country & Bluegrass Trio [Line Dancing Option]

Verified bookings: 17
Our boots are made for walkin' and we ain't just honky-talkin'! Guests say we stand out in our unique crowd engagement style 🤠
From: £1100 per event
Shenanigan - Ceilidh Band 4 Piece
Shenanigan
(12)

Shenanigan - Ceilidh Band 4 Piece

Verified bookings: 24
This is an ideal celebration entertainment for all guests to get to know each other in a light-hearted way.
From: £600 per event
Paddicraic The Irish Band - Piece Irish Band.
Paddicraic The Irish Band
(8)

Paddicraic The Irish Band - Piece Irish Band.

Verified bookings: 18
We are a lively band playing a good mix of modern and traditional Irish songs in an upbeat stalongside side many classic singalong songs. Perfect for many functions Inc. Weddings, and Wakes.
From: £600 per event
Stomping Boondocks Ceilidh Band
Stomping Boondocks - Folk & Ceilidh Band
(13)

Stomping Boondocks Ceilidh Band

Verified bookings: 32
As an experienced function band, we have a wealth of experience performing at all manner of events! We'll ensure your ceilidh is unforgettable!
From: £750 per event
Phil Preen - Ceilidh Band & Dance Caller
Phil Preen - Dance Caller
(4)

Phil Preen - Ceilidh Band & Dance Caller

Verified bookings: 8
No matter the special occasion, a traditional Ceilidh or barn dance band will entertain you and your guests with brilliant Scottish, English, American and Irish music.
From: £450 per event
Shenanigan - Scottish Ceilidh
Shenanigan
(12)

Shenanigan - Scottish Ceilidh

Verified bookings: 24
Our Scottish Dance repertoire includes: The Dashing White Sergeant, Virginia Reel, Strip the Willow, Gay Gordons, St. Bernard’s Waltz and such like.
From: £650 per event
Newick Folk - Folk Duo!
Newick Folk
(11)

Newick Folk - Folk Duo!

Verified bookings: 9
The repertoire is mainly Irish, Scottish and English Tunes and songs by the Pogues, Steve Earle, The Wolf Tones, the Dubliners plus a few old favourites like Lily the Pink
From: £300 per event
Blag Celtic and World Music Trio
Blag
(25)

Blag Celtic and World Music Trio

Verified bookings: 60
Blag's feisty mix of gypsy jazz and groovesome celtic folk have delighted audiences for many years. Their unique style will provide a truly memorable addition to your special occasion.
From: £650 per event
Dancing Feet Ceilidh Band - Folk Duo
Dancing Feet Ceilidh Band
(6)

Dancing Feet Ceilidh Band - Folk Duo

Verified bookings: 22
Two multi-instrumentalists offering a dynamic and varied performance of Scottish and Irish folk music and song, with a few extras thrown in! Combining looping with traditional music!
From: £440 per event
Black Velvet Band - Gypsy Duo
BLACK VELVET BAND - Ceilidh, Irish & Hoedown
(49)

Black Velvet Band - Gypsy Duo

Verified bookings: 54
Black Velvet Band Gypsy Duo presents a versatile mix of Light Classical, Klezmer, jigs and reels and exciting Gypsy Jazz. Outdoor acoustic strolling performance is available in the Summer.
From: £395 per event
Black Velvet Band - Gypsy Jazz,  Folky Pop & Hillbilly Hoedown Trio
BLACK VELVET BAND - Ceilidh, Irish & Hoedown
(49)

Black Velvet Band - Gypsy Jazz, Folky Pop & Hillbilly Hoedown Trio

Verified bookings: 54
BVB gives you a Nashville country-style "take" on the American Country tradition combined with Parisian "Hot Club" Gypsy Jazz. Swing jazz meets Gypsy and Klezmer. Great entertainment!
From: £595 per event
Cherry Pickers - Super 3-Piece Steel Band
Solid Steel (Steel Band)
(31)

Cherry Pickers - Super 3-Piece Steel Band

Verified bookings: 112
The Cherry Pickers is our fabulous fully professional steel band managed by the half/Trinidadian/half-British Paul Cherrie. Our roots are authentic and so is our music!
From: £450 per event
Dance The Night Away To Fantastic Irish Music
Shenanigans Irish Music Duo
(39)

Dance The Night Away To Fantastic Irish Music

Verified bookings: 79
Enjoy our traditional Irish jigs at your next event, we will create an atmosphere to give you an unforgettable experience!
From: £325 per event
Newick Folk - 5 Piece Folk Band
Newick Folk
(11)

Newick Folk - 5 Piece Folk Band

Verified bookings: 9
We enjoy engaging with our client’s needs and likes to produce as bespoke a musical choice as we can. Line up includes vocal/bouzouki/guitar, whistles/percussion, bass, keyboard and violin.
From: £600 per event
Shenanigan - Irish Band with Vocalist
Shenanigan
(12)

Shenanigan - Irish Band with Vocalist

Verified bookings: 24
The band creates a night of entertainment with a strong Irish flavour. As well as songs expect Jigs, Reels, Polkas and Waltzes.
From: £550 per event
Stomping Boondocks Celtic Folk Band
Stomping Boondocks - Folk & Ceilidh Band
(13)

Stomping Boondocks Celtic Folk Band

Verified bookings: 32
As an experienced function band, we have a wealth of experience performing at all manner of events! We'll ensure your event is unforgettable!
From: £750 per event
Paddicraic The Irish Band - 4 Piece Band
Paddicraic The Irish Band
(8)

Paddicraic The Irish Band - 4 Piece Band

Verified bookings: 18
Paddicraic are a lively Irish band playing a good mix of modern and traditional Irish songs in an upbeat style. Guaranteed to get your party rocking and your guests singing and dancing.
From: £800 per event

207 Folk Bands in the UK for you to choose from

Are you looking for a Folk Band in the UK? Our catalogue includes 158 acts available for hire in the UK.

Stomping Boondocks - Folk & Ceilidh Band Folk Band

Stomping Boondocks - Folk & Ceilidh Band

Available in from £600
32 Verified bookings
13 Reviews:
Recent review: "Fantastic. Exactly what we wanted. Even when we asked them to move from inside to outside, when the weather cleared, they did so workout complaint. I would recommend them to others."
Lonely Mr Punch and his Extraordinary Ceilidh Orchestra Folk Band

Lonely Mr Punch and his Extraordinary Ceilidh Orchestra

Available in from £675
9 Verified bookings
6 Reviews:
Recent review: What a fantastic lively group of musicians, suburb music which got everybody dancing all night with help from the caller and dancing team helped guests to enjoy themselves. A great night was enjoyed…
Juma Steel Band Folk Band

Juma Steel Band

Available in from £200
33 Verified bookings
18 Reviews:
Recent review: Juma Band really made my day and what a lovely family. They arrived early and were very professional. They even agreed to stay and do an extra set for us. We would definitely call them again 👍🏼
Blag Folk Band

Blag

Available in from £650
60 Verified bookings
25 Reviews:
Recent review: David & the band were a great success. Thank you for organizing things. They gave the party huge atmosphere & everyone commented on them. They were charming, polite, & played almost non-stop after…
Solid Steel (Steel Band) Folk Band

Solid Steel (Steel Band)

Available in from £200
112 Verified bookings
31 Reviews:
Recent review: Mark was great! He set up quickly, the music was perfect for our event and the sound was good. I will definitely book again. Thanks
Shenanigans Irish Music Duo Folk Band

Shenanigans Irish Music Duo

Available in from £350
79 Verified bookings
39 Reviews:
Recent review: "Wow. These guys were absolutely amazing and we will be having them back very soon. I had asked them to play some Irish music at my uncles wake. We had Irish family over who would tell you how it…
Steve Young Folk Band

Steve Young

Available in from £300
24 Verified bookings
17 Reviews:
Recent review: Thanks Steve for performing at our wedding. You were a hit with us and our guests who have commented positively since about your performance. Big thanks for letting us request a few songs not on your…
BLACK VELVET BAND - Ceilidh, Irish & Hoedown Folk Band

BLACK VELVET BAND - Ceilidh, Irish & Hoedown

Available in from £350.00
54 Verified bookings
49 Reviews:
Recent review: "The music was fantastic, the dances where simple and fun, my only issue with the band was I found the caller to be unnecessary harsh in what I assume was his attempt at banter, however I did feel it…
Wraggle Taggle Ceilidh Band Folk Band

Wraggle Taggle Ceilidh Band

Available in from £450
22 Verified bookings
20 Reviews:
Recent review: Mick and his band performed at Kent Horse Fair , they were excellent in every way, hugely popular, great entertainment and very well received by everyone at the event, I hope they are available for o…
John King Folk Band

John King

Available in from £250
133 Verified bookings
40 Reviews:
Recent review: "John was absolutely amazing!! So patient waiting for us to finish dinner before starting. Made sure everyone was in loved in the experience. I would Definitely book John again"
Gary Nock Folk Band

Gary Nock

Available in from £300
120 Verified bookings
45 Reviews:
Recent review: Gary was absolutely brilliant. He really made the night for us. His music perfect for the upbeat atmosphere we wanted and everyone danced loads and had so much fun. I would highly recommend Gary for …
The Eccentrics Folk Band

The Eccentrics

Available in from £150.00
10 Verified bookings
8 Reviews:
Recent review: Thanks Archie. It was a strange 60th birthday for my Mum during lockdown with friends and family joining via zoom but your performance was fantastic. Really great. Cheers!!

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