The Cov & Warks Folk Diary

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 any event listed here will also appear in their own events listing.

Feb
14
Mon
Love and Romance themed Performers Night with Dave Fry @ Warwick Folk Club
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:45 pm

As it’s Valentine’s Day we are encouraging songs with a romantic/love flavour. Songs of romance or lost love…Plenty of scope for those who cover traditional/contemporary stuff and original songsters.

To book a performers slot  please email us at folkclub.warwick@gmail.com

There is limited space so to get a seat on Performers Nights
please just arrive early.

Feb
23
Wed
Acoustic Folk Night with Malc Gurnham & Gill Gilsenan @ Bedworth Folk Club
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mar
10
Thu
Leamington Folk Club @ Temperance Cafe
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Performers include: Benji Kirkpatrick, Hatstand, Jill Davis, Ben Jennings, Tukay and Ryan, Charlie Blackwood, Izzy Derry

The Leamington Folk Club is a new group that will meet at Temperance monthly.

  • The club will meet on the second Thursday of every month
  • It will be MC’d by Nik Draycott
  • Performers will be announced in advance
  • There will be a mix of established and up and coming musicians
  • Each will play up to 15 minutes
  • Originals only
  • We will provide PA, mics/stands, digital mixer and lighting
  • Food (pizzas), soft drinks and full bar available
  • Limited capacity so £3 advance booking (+bf) preferred
  • Contact nickdraycottartist@gmail.com if you’d like to perform
  • Doors 7pm. Prompt start 7:15pm. Finish 10pm.

Everyone is most welcome to attend, whether performing or not!

Mar
23
Wed
Acoustic Folk Night with Malc Gurnham & Gill Gilsenan @ Bedworth Folk Club
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Apr
27
Wed
Acoustic Folk Night with Malc Gurnham & Gill Gilsenan @ Bedworth Folk Club
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
May
25
Wed
Acoustic Folk Night with Malc Gurnham & Gill Gilsenan @ Bedworth Folk Club
May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Aug
10
Wed
Summer Big Sing with Malc Gurnham & Gill Gilsenan @ Bedworth Folk Club
Aug 10 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Aug
17
Wed
Singers Night with Finger In The Jar @ Atherstone Folk Club
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Please contact Phil Benson if you want to perform, but spots may still be available on the night, subject to the time available, of course.

phil@atherstonefolkclub.org.uk

Oct
26
Wed
Acoustic Folk Night with Malc Gurnham and Gill Gilsenan @ Bedworth Folk Club
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jan
18
Wed
New Year Sing 2023 with Finger in The Jar @ Atherstone Folk Club
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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

phil@atherstonefolkclub.org.uk