Folk Clubs in Wales

We hope the following list will be a useful resource giving information and links to club's websites where you can find up to date information. If you know of any good folk clubs that might be added to this section, please let us know about them using the 'contact us' section of the website.

Conwy Folk Club

This club meets on Mondays at 8pm in Conwy Comrades Social Club, Rosehill Street.
There are also singarounds on Sundays from 2-6pm in the Blue Bell, and storytelling session every third Wednesday at 7.30pm (also in the Blue Bell).

For more info see: Conwy Folk Club

Ebbw Vale Folk Club

Ebbw Vale Folk club was reformed October 2010 and is held on the last Friday of the month at Ebbw Vale Welfare Club, Eugene Cross Park, Ebbw Vale, Gwent.
The club has an “open mic” policy and is growing ever popular with at least a dozen regular participants. Jeff Jones and Mike "Rip" Harper are the people to contact.
Welfare Tel. No. 01495 302995, Jeff's Mobile 07815838670 and Mike's 07855417987

Llantrisant Folk Club

This club meets every Wednesday at 8.30pm at Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Road, Pontyclun CF72 9EH (01443 222182)

See their website at: Llantrisant Folk Club

Lyceum Folk And Acoustic Club

Held in Crindau Constitutional Club, 45 Malpas Rd, Newport, S.Wales NP20 5PJ, this club meets every Thursday at 8.30pm. Once a month they have a guest and the other Thursdays are singers night. Everyone welcome. £2.00 entrance on singers night. Check website for ticket prices on guest nights.

For more info see: the club website or ring Ruth on 07966754366.

New Inn Folk Club, Pontblyddyn

This club is held on Tuesdays's in Pontblyddyn, Mold, Clwyd.

For more info see their website

Newport Folk Club

Newport Folk Club meet at 8.45pm every Thursday night in the Newport Fugitives Athletic Club, Highcross Road, Newport, NP10 9AD, South Wales. They have a mixture of Singers Nights and Artist Nights (usually once a month), and their aim is to provide a supportive and friendly atmosphere to newcomers and old hands alike.

See their website at Newport Folk Club

Rhyl Folk And Acoustic Club

This club meets every Friday at 8.00pm in the The Corbett Sports Stadium Lounge at Rhyl Football Club which boasts comfortable seating, a stage with a PA system, a licensed bar and a large safe car park.

All styles of music are catered for from Folk to Blues to Country, and all abilities too! On our regular singer’s nights, we welcome visitors whether as performers or just to relax and enjoy the music.

Admission is just £1.50 and that includes a free ticket for the bottle raffle! Certain Guest Nights may cost a little more. Please check the website's calendar for details.

Rhyl Fold And Acoustic Club Website

Rhyl Folk Club

Established in 1964, this is the oldest folk club in Wales!
It meets at TYNEWYDD COMMUNITY CENTRE,Coast Road (A548) , Rhyl LL18 3RD
(Drive East on A548 from Rhyl towards Prestatyn; past fire station on left.Tynewydd C.C. is on right adjacent to traffic lights)

For more details see: their website

Valley Folk Club, Pontardawe

The Valley Folk Club In Pontardawe, South Wales has been going for over 40 years. It meets in the Ivy Bush, Brecon Rd, Pontardawe on the first and third (and the occasional fifth) Friday of each month apart from August. The first Friday is an open night and the third Friday is a guest night.

For more info see: Pontardawe Folk Club Website

Wrexham Folk and Acoustic Club

Meets every second Thursday at the Nag's Head, Wrexham.

See their myspace page for more details: Wrexham Folk and Acoustic Club