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Fishguard Folk Festival The Fishguard session Around & about

For ALL festival enquiries mail judy.whitehouse@gmail.com

 

Sessions, pub or otherwise
Sesiynau, tafarn neu eraill

Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first. You have been warned.
A wnewch chi wirio, os gwelwch yn dda, fod y digwyddiadau yr ydym wedi rhestri isod yn digwydd yn y lleoliad ac ar yr amser a rhestrwyd isod. Mae camgymeriadau yn gallu digwydd, mae digwyddiadau yn cael eu canslo a.y.b.. felly mae’n hanfodol i chi i wirio'r wybodaeth cyn mynychu. Rydym wedi eich rhybuddio.

The Fishguard Session. The Royal Oak, Market Square, Fishguard SA65 9HA
EVERY TUESDAY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.
The session is informal and features folk and traditional performers, shanties, Welsh songs, Irish jigs and reels, singer/songwriters, and more. Everyone is welcome to come along and join in or just listen. 
Contact 07934 418186, email storesman@gmail.com, or the Oak 01348 218632.
(please, NO festival enquiries, for that see the festival page)

Flying Boat session Pembroke Dock.
The Welshmans Arms, London Road, Pembroke Dock on the 2nd - 3rd - 4th Friday of each month
Please come and join us from 8pm onwards. For more info, phone 01646 681723

Music at the Brewery' Pontfaen. Session every Saturday till further notice. Contact Sarah on 01348 881304,
or email: admin@gwaunvalleybrewery.co.uk
Gwaun Valley Brewery, Kilkiffeth Farm, Pontfaen, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire, SA65 9TP.
7pm to midnight for a fun night of good music & good beer

Tufton Arms
SA63 4TU

Blue
Grass
Pembrokeshire
Pickers


Blue
Grass sessions,Tufton Arms try to meet every last Saturday of the month at 8 pm. No phone in the pub I'm reliably informed, NOW CONFIRMED, don't believe the web. Sometimes there might be a spontaneous pick in another location which will be posted on the Pembrokeshire Pickers Facebook page, where you can also post a message, or ask a question.



Searching further afield? Check out the Casbar
South Wales folk music related web site

Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first. You have been warned.
A wnewch chi wirio, os gwelwch yn dda, fod y digwyddiadau yr ydym wedi rhestri isod yn digwydd yn y lleoliad ac ar yr amser a rhestrwyd isod. Mae camgymeriadau yn gallu digwydd, mae digwyddiadau yn cael eu canslo a.y.b.. felly mae’n hanfodol i chi i wirio'r wybodaeth cyn mynychu. Rydym wedi eich rhybuddio.

Live performances Perfformiadau byw


Burnett's Hill Chapel
Martletwy
Pembrokeshire
SA67 9AX

Thursday 23rd February 2017 - Jaywalkers. One of the most exciting young bands on the British folk scene,
taking their influences from folk, bluegrass, country and western swing.
Saturday 4th March 2017 - Tia McGraff & Tommy Parham. Award-winning country/Americana songstress from Canada - described as "a female Gordon Lightfoot"

Wednesday 12th April 2017 - Bluebeard's Ghost - Norwegian duo on a tour of Wales. Folk, blues and alt. country. This concert is promoted by Bluebird's Ghost
Wednesday 10th May 2017 - Benji Kirkpatrick - Rare solo gig for Benji, multi-instrumentalist and singer with Faustus, Bellowhead and the Seth Lakeman Band. Expect traditional and contemporary folk as well as a few Jimi Hendrix numbers.
Main Street Music, 44 Main Street, Pembroke SA71 4NP is selling tickets for Burnett's Hill concerts.
Telephone 01646-621530.
You can also reserve tickets by phoning 01646-651725.

Theatr Mwldan
Cardigan.
Box office
01239
621200
Thursday 16th March - Oysters 3. Up close and personal:  John Jones, Alan Prosser and Ian Telfer, the three founder members and creative heart of folk-rock legends Oysterband, invite you to an evening of fresh acoustic performance and not-entirely-discreet stories - an insight into their history, sometimes turbulent, often funny, with great songs from every era of a unique career.
Wednesdy 29th March - Celtic Guitar Journeys.Three of Europe’s finest acoustic guitarists collaborate in an exciting celebration of their Celtic roots. Three of Europe’s finest acoustic guitarists collaborate in an exciting celebration of their Celtic roots. Soig Sibéril from Brittany, Ian Melrose from Scotland and Dylan Fowler from Wales from Brittany, Ian Melrose from Scotland and Dylan Fowler from Wales
Tuesday 4th April - ALY BAIN & PHIL CUNNINGHAM
Cuffern Manor
Roch
01437 710071

Acoustic Music Evenings are held (usually, but not always, please check) on the first Thursday of every month, with some of the finest musicians from Pembrokeshire and beyond.
2017  Programme confirmed so far:

Concerts featuring internationally touring roots musicians in smaller cozy settings
Who, When, and Where.
Wednesday February 15th -
Connla £14 adv. Cwtch Music, Pembroke Dock, SA72 6BT ~ 01646 687635
Please telephone to pay in advance with a card, or just pop by.
Advance payers get seats reserved; though it’s first come first serve as to which seat exactly.
Skiddle.com is an official ticket outlet for these events. All credit card purchases are encrypted
through their Secure Server Technology. You can also purchase by calling 0844 884 2920.
Rhosygilwen
Mansion

01239
841387
 

Sunday 19th March at 20:00 -Tony McManus. Britain's top Celtic guitarist is both a musician and entertainer.
Sunday 16th April at 19:30 - Richard Digance. Richard appears at his 5oth anniversary as a singer songwriter.
His folk songs are legendary and he has been nominated for a BAFTA.
His albums have been best sellers, most noteably  Working Class Millionaire.
Support act, The Broadside Boys.
Fast establishing a name on the national Folk scene
with performances at Folk clubs and Festivals across the country, and appearances on television and radio.
Friday 28th April at 20:00 - Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman. Top award winning folk duo.

Pennar Hall
Treowen Road
Pennar
Pembroke Dock
SA72 6NY

Tickets from Main Street Music, Pembroke, SA71 4NP, or ring Liz on 01646 621811
or Dales Music in Tenby 01834 842285.
Please note, concerts start 1 hour prompt after the doors open,

Peppers,
16 West St.  Fishguard. 
SA65 9AE

 

Straeon Gwaun - Fishguard Storytelling​,
Storytelling-and-music nights. 2nd Wednesday of each month.


Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
You have been warned.
A wnewch chi wirio, os gwelwch yn dda, fod y digwyddiadau yr ydym wedi rhestri isod yn digwydd yn y lleoliad ac ar yr amser a rhestrwyd isod. Mae camgymeriadau yn gallu digwydd, mae digwyddiadau yn cael eu canslo a.y.b.. felly mae’n hanfodol i chi i wirio'r wybodaeth cyn mynychu. Rydym wedi eich rhybuddio.
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Mondays
Scottish Country Dance - Burton Memorial Hall, Houghton 7.30. 01437 741644.

Singing for Fun The Welsh branch of Singing for Fun   Memorial Hall on Station Road in Letterston.
An ever-growing group (there are now over thirty singers) that meets on the second Monday morning of the month. All are welcome to join. Check the web site for dates!
Charges: £18.00 per term (6 sessions). There is plenty of parking in the grounds and refreshments are provided.
Tuesdays
International Dance - Woodstock Community Hall  Eve Brennan. 01239 831404

Appalachian Dance - Narberth Old Grove House, 95 Hill Street, Haverfordwest, 7.30. 

Border Morris - Heb Enw Morris - Llanfallteg Village Hall 7.30. Llanfallteg is near Clunderwen, about 2 miles north of Llanddewi Velfrey and only 20 minutes drive from Haverfordwest. Give it a try!
Contact Sheila 01239 831517 sheila@hebenw.org.uk
Wednesdays

Welsh Border Morris - Abercych Village Hall  7.00 pm.  01994 419779

Singing workshops with tutor Sarah Harmon, SPAN Arts building in Narberth. Singing workshops are monthly on the third Wednesday of each month, 7.15pm to 9.15pm. Please feel welcome to come and give voice, you don`t need any experience to enjoy singing in good company. We especially welcome young singers.
Contact details Donna 01834 869323 www.span-arts.org.uk/

Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
You have been warned.

TRAD. DANCE PEMBROKE. Foundry House, Orange Way, Pembroke, SA71 4DR
Traditional dancing from across Europe and Wales. Come and join our friendly and informal class. Beginners welcome. No Partner necessary. Wednesdays fortnightly 7.30 - 9 p.m. Starting on the 25th Nov 2015.
£3 per person £5 per couple. Contact Jess ~ 01646 685142

Thursdays

Welsh music club - Fishguard & Goodwick Railwaymen's Club 7.30. All players interested in playing Welsh traditional music welcome, including beginners. Ring John or Joyce Price. Tel: 01348 874433
e-mail: J.Price4@btinternet.com

Scottish Country and Ceilidh Dance - Robeston Wathen Hall.  7.30 01994 419505

Fridays
American Square Dance - Rudbaxton Hall 8p.m 01437 766371

Llandovery Folk Dancing Meet regularly on the third Friday of the month (except August) with only an occasional variation. Dancing is usually of a British origin, (Welsh, English, or Scottish) with a variation of any of these on occasions, for example: Cornish or Manx. Dancing starts around 7.30pm, with the Rhys Prichard Hall sessions finishing at about 10.30pm and the larger events continuing until later. Telephone: 01550 720483
Alternate Telephone: 01550 750232 E-mail: kim@llandoveryfolkdancing.co.uk
Please, please, always check that an event we list here is actually happening at the time and place listed.
Mistakes happen, events get cancelled etc, so it's always wise to check first.
You have been warned.





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