What’s On

Your guide to folk events in Coventry and Warwickshire.

We’ve linked to a new calendar format which should make more local folk events accessible and easy to update. Just click on the maroon lettering below – or scroll down for individual listing of forthcoming events.

Cov & Warks Folk Events Listing

If you are planning any folk event in the CV postcode area – big concert, back-room singaround, online performance, dance display, or whatever, click here to email us, providing the following details:

  • Date, start-time and end-time
  • Name of venue
  • Type of event
  • Artists/performers appearing
  • Location including postcode
  • Description – including how to book tickets, web links, etc
Please note that information on this page is based on advertising and public announcements by the venues and/or events organisers.
While every effort is made to ensure that details provided here are correct, CVFolk cannot guarantee its accuracy which is why we include contact information for each event so that you can check and confirm if necessary,

CVFolk is working in partnership with Folk21 Midlands region and many of the events listed here are shared in their own events listing.

Improvers Guitar Workshop w/Kevin Dempsey @ Albany Theatre - Clive Benfield Studio
Jun 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm


CV Folk Freshers Workshop

Here’s your chance to gain and develop your music-making and performance skills under the guidance of leading musicians and performers from the folk circuit.

Following the successful launch of our workshop programme in February, world-renowned guitarist Kevin Dempsey is back to provide another of his friendly and inspiring workshops for those looking to add flair and flourish to their guitar playing. His career has taken this Coventry-based musician across the international music scene, working with everyone from Dave Swarbrick to Percy Sledge! Kevin is also an experienced tutor and welcomes guitarists of all ages, and at all stages to join him and improve on their abilities. Just bring your guitar and join the fun.

Admission £5 – book in advance or bring a fiver with you and your guitar!

Please note the earlier start time.