St Albans Folk Music

St Albans Folk Music organises pub sessions, workshops linked to concerts and an annual 'New roots' competition for young musicians. It is a part of the 'Folk at the Festival' Committee which organises the St Albans Folk Festival.

New Roots an event for young musicians. If you are under 25 and play folk, roots or traditional music, we would like to hear from you. The closing date for he next event is  January 31 2015. For further details, click here .

Regular weekly sessions at the White Lion, Sopwell Lane on Wednesdays. are suspended. Until further notice. Wednesday sessions are now at 8.30pm at the White Swan in Dagnall Street.

St Albans Folk Festival
St Albans Folk Festival 2014.will take place at St Albans Town Hall on Saturday June 21 2014. There will be a Day of Live Music in the Town Hall and Day of Dance in the City Centre, followed by the Festival Concert in the Town Hall, at 7.30pm featuring Haddo and Jim Moray .Tickets online from , from St Albans
Tourist Information Centre Tel 01727 864511 or on the door. During the day there will be singarounds by the cells and sessions in the White Swan, Dagnall Street. Further details can be found here .

Folk at the Maltings

Maltings Arts Theatre,
The Maltings, St Albans AL1 3HL

Friday June 6, postponed to Novermber 7     Songs collected in Chiswell Green from Emily Joiner and the Page family, sung by Brian Pearson , Steph West , Irene Shettle, Chuck and Angela Silverman and other local sungers..      

Tickets £10, Student concessions £8. Under 16 £6
To book:
Online at:
By phone : 0844 870 0887
in person at: St Albans Tourist & Information Centre, Town Hall, Market Place, Tel 01727 864511
or pay on the door

St Michael's Street folk evening
St Michael's Street folk evening will be on on Wednesday July 2 2014. Dancing in St Michael's Street and music in its three pubs.

to other regular events in St Albans

Contact Alison Macfarlane            Tel 01727 852111
              40 Warwick Road, St Albans, Herts AL1 4DL