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ceilidh and folk bands

English folk bands and Scottish or Irish ceilidh bands can take you back to your roots or whisk you back to days gone by. Opt for traditional music, or that with a modern twist, either way there’ll be lots of instruments and lots of dancing! Hire a folk or ceilidh band for your event here.

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Lady Butterfly Music
Bristol

Lady Butterfly Music

4.933335
4.9 5 reviews

Have a fun and classy Ceilidh with our band 'Maybe Ceilidh'!

AMA Theatre Co.
Hertfordshire

AMA Theatre Co.

5
5 4 reviews

From the acclaimed musical The Buccaneers, The Cardinal Buccaneers bring their own musical cabaret with famous folk songs and sea shanties. They are raucous and excitable with a few surprises on the...

Ceilidh Tree
Westminster

Ceilidh Tree

5
5 3 reviews

With fiddles, accordion, guitar & expert caller to teach the dances, we're a young & energetic band guaranteed to get you dancing! Looking to have some fun ceilidh dancing & folk...

The Lonely Mister Punch
Nottinghamshire

The Lonely Mister Punch

5
5 3 reviews

Steampunk Ceilidh band playing modern adaptations of traditional and original tunes. If you want something different then a ceilidh/barn dance is the perfect answer. The Lonley Mister Punch provide a...

Gallivanters Ceilidh Band
Perth and Kinross

Gallivanters Ceilidh Band

5
5 3 reviews

We are a Scottish Ceilidh Band playing traditional tunes for dancing but also singing 50s 60s and Country hits.

Schuggies Ceilidhs
Derbyshire

Schuggies Ceilidhs

5
5 3 reviews

Everyone loves a fantastic ceilidh, something that will bring everyone together. That perfect mix of laid back and encouraging for your guest. All the dances called and a wind-down playlist to finish...

Millstone Band
Lancashire

Millstone Band

4.666665
4.7 2 reviews

We have over 30 years of experience in playing for dancing. We perform with the same enthusiasm for both experienced dancers and novices. If you have never done it before, don't worry. We will be...

Cartwheel Ceilidh Band
Cardiff

Cartwheel Ceilidh Band

5
5 2 reviews

Cartwheel Ceilidh is one of the finest professional ceilidh/barn dance bands in the UK. We are an experienced band with regular private and corporate bookings across South and South West - Wiltshire...

Cornerstone Band
Lancashire

Cornerstone Band

5
5 2 reviews

This provides versatility to include a wide range of music in the programme if your occasion demands it. At our functions we often get asked to play jazz through the meal before going on to play a...

Five String Thing Ceilidh Band
Northamptonshire

Five String Thing Ceilidh Band

5
5 2 reviews

Five String Thing is a Ceilidh band comprising of two fiddle, mandolin, guitar, double bass and caller. Our caller guides the dancers through their steps so that everyone can join in and enjoy the...

Quadrille Ceilidh Band
Lancashire

Quadrille Ceilidh Band

5
5 1 review

We play accordion, fiddle, guitar and whistles, and we have our own caller, who is experienced with all audiences. We play acoustically into mics so we produce a very genuine sound, which is lively...

EverReady Band
Lancashire

EverReady Band

4.333335
4.3 1 review

An ‘EverReadyCeilidh’ is cost effective, professional and will give your ‘do’ that bit extra. The smaller celebration/party is a speciality of ours too! We have ceilidh dances that everyone can...

Debbie Boyd Band
Norfolk

Debbie Boyd Band

5
5 1 review

From soul and funk to rock and pop, their high energy floor fillers cover seven decades. A talented and charismatic performer, Debbie Boyd has an amazing voice and knows how to get the party going...

The Big Shoogle
Glasgow City

The Big Shoogle

5
5 1 review

The World's Rockiest Ceilidh Band. For over 20 years The Big Shoogle have been renowned for their high-energy, rocky ceilidh tunes, cheekily mashing up rock riffs and anthems with the jigs and reels...

Blackthorn Band
West Sussex

Blackthorn Band

4.666665
4.7 1 review

Anglo Celtic music of the first order ( fROOTS ), This lovely album (Irish Music magazine), Every tune played becomes a real delight. "We were really pleased with Blackthorn - they gave a lovely...

Midnight Moon Band
Belfast

Midnight Moon Band

5
5 1 review

The Midnight Moon band is an experienced 5 piece band made up of 1 vocalist, 2 guitars, keyboard and a violin but we don’t take up a lot of space! We provide music for all types of events but are...

Select Music Group
Northamptonshire

Select Music Group

5
5 1 review

We are a boutique artist and events agency providing entertainment and event solutions throughout the UK and internationally. We scout and select the best talent for our artist roster so we are...

Dreamworks Discos
Falkirk

Dreamworks Discos

Are an executive mobile disco company based in Bo'ness near Edinburgh providing DJ Hire / MC Hire for prestigious corporate entertainment & intimate social gatherings.

The Noel Fraser Band
Greater Manchester

The Noel Fraser Band

We are a high quality wedding/function ban that plays everything from current chart hits by Bruno Mars, Aviici and Daft Punk to Bon Jovi, Journey, Guns n Roses, Lynrd Skynrd, The Killers, Kings of...

Hijacked Bus Ceilidh Band
Moray

Hijacked Bus Ceilidh Band

The Hijacked Bus ceilidh band are a group of young musicians which is fiddle led accompainied with acoustic guitar and drums.We are based in moray and we would be available for all entertainment...

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About Ceilidh and Folk Bands

Ceilidh bands are a fantastic way to engage guests at your wedding or event. Think guitars, pipes, fiddles and accordions, there’ll be lots of jolly music and foot tapping that will bring everyone to the dance floor. Folk bands will come armed with acoustic guitars and poignant lyrics, perfect for wedding receptions and helping everyone feel a little sentimental. The UK has some wonderfully talented musicians, so create some special memories and lots of fun at your event by hiring a ceilidh or folk band. Simply browse musicians here and select the ones you’d like to receive a quote from.