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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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The Houlies
City of Edinburgh

The Houlies

We love playing at ceilidhs! A standard ceilidh with us is 3 hours long, although we often play for shorter and longer periods of time. We also offer a DJ service following the ceilidh.

HotScotch Ceilidh Band
City of Edinburgh

HotScotch Ceilidh Band

Their lively style of playing and rapport with the audience will have the dancers up on the floor all evening. All of the ceilidh dances can be called by the band to ensure everybody can join in...

The Plump Hill Band
Gloucestershire

The Plump Hill Band

The Plump Hill Barn Dance & Ceilidh Band offers you over twenty years’ experience of playing for social occasions – weddings, anniversaries, Burns nights, parties, local celebrations, schools,...

The Tweed Valley Ceilidh Band
Scottish Borders

The Tweed Valley Ceilidh Band

We offer a lively, up-to-date but traditional approach to ceilidh music with our amazingly experienced dance caller who will keep you on your feet all night. The usual band line up is accordion...

Best Before Midnight Ceilidh and Covers Band
Falkirk

Best Before Midnight Ceilidh and Covers Band

Best Before Midnight uses an eclectic mix of traditional and modern ceilidh music, giving the music a unique Celtic-fusion twist, with funky and syncopated rhythms. Many of our ceilidh tunes have...

Dancing Feet Ceilidh Band
Angus

Dancing Feet Ceilidh Band

Dancing Feet Ceilidh Band are a multi-instrumentalist duo who use live looping to create their unique sound, which is fabulous to dance to and to listen to! Their expert calling and friendly stage...

Flaxmere Ceilidh Band
Cheshire

Flaxmere Ceilidh Band

We have wide experience of different functions and formats and we will happily advise you on whether we can fulfil your entertainment requirements for a wedding, party, corporate event, PTA or other...

The Canny Band
Glasgow City

The Canny Band

We are a 3 piece multi-award winning band located in Glasgow. We are available for private events from weddings to parties. We provide traditional and contemporary folk music for ceilidhs and parties...

Alba Ceilidh Band and Disco
Perth and Kinross

Alba Ceilidh Band and Disco

We have also played in America, Sicily, Norway, Italy and Azerbaijahn. We play traditional Scottish and Irish tunes for ceilidh dancing and sing 1940s classics, 50s, and 60s pop and rock and roll...

Lost Shores Ceilidh Band
Fife

Lost Shores Ceilidh Band

We play a varied selection of mainly traditional Scottish and Irish tunes and songs, with the occasional continental, and sometimes more contemporary pieces thrown in now and again for good measure....

Glenpark Ceilidh Band
Glasgow City

Glenpark Ceilidh Band

Combined, the band have over 30 years of performing experience and are an excellent choice of entertainment for a wide variety of functions. The band are widely sought after both locally and further...

Panoptic Events
Glasgow City

Panoptic Events

We can take care of the Event Management Solutions of your event, from the creation stages right up to adding a bit of entertainment to keep your guests or delegates happy. Most importantly, we can...

Sporrandipity Ceilidh Band
City of Edinburgh

Sporrandipity Ceilidh Band

With a subtle fusion of celtic, country, rhythm and blues and song that's done more than 500 miles of military two-step service, there is an infectious toe-tap that your guests will be talking about...

Sonix
East Ayrshire

Sonix

We are very proud to have a perfect track record - 100% highly delighted clients! Having well over 1,000 weddings, parties, private functions & corporate events under our belts, and an...

Freak Music
Hampshire

Freak Music

They have it all, including wedding party bands, Ceilidh & cover bands, mariachi bands, string quartets, classical singers, Celtic drummers and even surprise singing waiters! Their website...

JP Event Solutions
Highland

JP Event Solutions

JP Event Solutions can provide the following services: Professional Pa Hire Venue Up lighting Smoke Machine Hire Low Fog Machine Hire DIY/IPOD Disco Mobile Disco Piper Fiddler Ceilidh...

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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.