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 the next event is now extended to February 8. 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.

The monthly Run of the Mill singaround has been relaunched as a session, from Tuesday January 6. All welcome at the King Harry , King Harry Lane from 8.30pm on first Tuesdays of the month.

St Albans Folk Festival
St Albans Folk Festival 2015.will be on June 27 and 28. The guests at our festival concert on June 27 will be the fabulous Brass Monkey. This will be their last year as a band, so don't miss them. On June 27 during the day, there will be a Day of Dance in the City Centre and a free Day of Music in the Old Town Hall. On Sunday June 28 there will be a day of music in the White Swan, Dagnall Street.

Folk at the Maltings

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

Friday March 6, 8.00pm          Ragged Staff, Sue Graves, Batkin-Hill, Whinlatter

Saturday April 11 8.00pm        Alistair Anderson plus support tbc

Friday May 1, 8.00pm              May day concert with na mara, Bob Wakeling and Sue Farthing

Friday June 5                            Run of the Mill plus others tbc

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 1 2015. Dancing in St Michael's Street and music in its two pubs.

to other regular events in St Albans

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