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.

Mick Bisiker Band, Bill Bates, Keith Donnelly, Away With the Fairies + Fourpenny Shop Pub ‘Gang’ @ Napton Village Hall
Feb 24 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Charity Concert for Myton Hospice in memory of Colin Sullivan

Lauren South & Friends: Album Launch @ Temperance Café
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm


Residing in Warwickshire, Lauren South is an accomplished singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist renowned for her original compositions and traditional melodies. With the accompaniment of tenor guitar, fiddle, and shruti box, her songs exude heartfelt emotion and vivid imagery, drawing inspiration from her passion for the nocturnal heavens, the natural world, and her journey through motherhood.

Lauren will be joined by guest musicians John ParkerEllie Gowers, Keith Donnelly and Ben Haines at this very special one-off evening celebrating the launch of her album, Tiny Boat.

Lauren South – Celebratory Cruise on Tiny Boats w/Keith Donnelly, John Parker, Ben Haines @ Albany Theatre Foyer
Apr 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

A celebration of Lauren South‘s Tiny Boats – the debut album that’s been taking the folk world by storm!

Keith Donnelly + Watling Street @ Atherstone Folk Club
Dec 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Free admission – paper money Jug collection

Your residents are WatlingStreet

WatlingStreet are Anne Beeson, Phil Benson, and Pete McParland.

Separately, they have been singing for as long as they can remember, and together, on and off, since the mid 2010s.

They formed the new band in September 2023, in order to become the residents at Atherstone Folk Club.

Floor-spots available! Just email Phil Benson and ask.