After 12pm, Music, Ceilidh

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Family Ceilidh and Disco Ceilidh

Two types of ceilidhs in one night so you can decide which one you like better.

Broomhill Church Hall, Glasgow

Sat 10 May

£5 (Children £2; under 5s free) / 0141 334 2540

  • 18:30 – 21:30

Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Musical double act Phil and Aly bring together a plethora of musical talent and witty banter.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Sat 24 May

£18 (£16) / 0131 665 2240

  • 19:30

Perth Concert Hall

Thu 4 Sep

£21 / 01738 621031

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

Thu 29 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 559 5902

Ceilidh Dance Classes

Tricia Matthews leads these ceilidh dance classes.

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

Wed 16 Apr

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

  • 19:15

Wed 23 Apr

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

  • 19:15

Wed 30 Apr

£5.50 / 0141 559 5902

  • 19:15
…and 32 more dates until 10 Dec

Burns Night Ceilidh

The Flaming Heather ceilidh band and caller Ken Gourlay set off Burns Night right, with a few folk dancers and a piper in tow.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£10 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00

Ceilidh with PolkaWorks and caller Baz Parkes

Do-si-do the Dashing White Sergeant.

Croft House Settlement, Sheffield

Fri 18 Apr

£8 (£6)

  • 20:00 – 23:00
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Fundraising Ceilidh

Get acquainted with the Dashing White Sergeant all in aid of Girlguiding and a community in Vietnam.

Liberton Kirk Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 2 May

£12 (under 15s £6; Family £27) / 0131 6648264

  • 19:00 – 22:30

Ken's Ceilidh

Ken Gourlay calls this regular evening of traditional Scottish dancing, with different ceilidh bands each night. Soft drinks are £1 and alcoholic drinks £3, and you're requested not to wear stilettos or high heels.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 10 May

£6–£8 / 0131 339 5374

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Fri 1 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00

Sat 2 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00
…and 18 more dates until 23 Aug

Cafe Ceilidh

Relaxed day time traditional music session hosted by Linten Adie, for Scots Music Group.

Gorgie City Farm Café, Edinburgh

Tue 20 May

By donation / 0131 337 4202

  • 13:15

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 6 May

By donation / 0131 556 9579

Part of Tradfest.

  • 14:00

Tue 3 Jun

By donation / 0131 556 9579

  • 14:00

Ceile House

Traditional Irish music.

Fibber Magees: Robinson's Bar, Belfast

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 028 9024 7447

  • 22:30

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 028 9024 7447

  • 22:30

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 028 9024 7447

  • 22:30
…and 10 more dates until 29 May

Ceilidh at The Counting House

The Annasach Ceilidh Band provide the live music at this ceilidh dance with a caller. Under 18s are welcome but must be accompanied by two adults over 25.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Apr

£8 (£6) / 0131 667 7533

  • 20:00

Thu 24 Jul

£8 (£6) / 0131 667 7533

  • 20:00

Fri 24 Oct

£8 (£6) / 0131 667 7533

  • 20:00
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Ceilidh Club

Ceilidh dancing, furious fiddlers and callers from the Edinburgh Ceilidh Club lead you through the steps.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Tue 22 Apr

£6 / 0845 874 3001

Joined by the Jimi Shandrix Experience.

  • 20:00

Tue 29 Apr

£6 / 0845 874 3001

Part of TradFest.

Tue 6 May

£6 / 0845 874 3001

Featuring Pentlands Ceilidh Band. Part of TradFest.

…and 3 more dates until 27 May

Ceilidh Night

Fiddle Paraddidle play the tunes so you can try and spin your friends to the floor.

51 Lavender Gardens, London SW11

Fri 25 Apr

Ceilidh with the Cock and Bull Band

Ceilidh with the veteran Cock and Bull Band.

Kennington Village Hall, Oxford

Sat 10 May

£9 (£6; Family £20–£25)

  • 19:30 – 23:30

Christina Stewart

Explore the magical otherworld of Scotland's selkies, fairies, premonition and enchantment with Christina Stewart's traditional songs in Scots, Gaelic and English.

Renfield St Stephen's Church, Glasgow

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 0141 332 2826

Accompanied by Alpin Stewart and Christine McClenaghan on vocals with Olly Warner on acoustic guitar.

  • 13:00 – 14:00

Fèis SEALL 1000 – The SEALL 1000 Festival

Twenty three years after they brought the very first act to Skye, SEALL celebrate their 1000th show with an evening of music, dancing and island festivities. The line-up includes Sabhal Mòr Ostaig Oileanaich Band, originators of ‘acid-croft’ Shooglenifty and traditional singer Fiona Hunter and band. Dede’s Bootilicious…

SEALL at Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Isle Of Skye

Sat 3 May

£25 (Students £15; Children free) / 01471 844207

  • 16:00
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Festival Club

Become a member of the Shetland Folk Festival Society and gain access to Festival Club in Isleburgh Community Centre. Here you can watch gigs, meet the artists, listen to impromptu sessions and burl fellow festivallers until the wee hours.

Isleburgh Community Centre, Lerwick

Thu 1 May

Free / 01595 745555

Your first chance to see the visiting musicians fresh off the ferry. Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

  • 13:00

Fri 2 May

£10 (£8) / 01595 745555

With Mariachi Tequila, the Mountain Firework Company, Saltfishforty, Jenny Keldie & Brian Cromarty and Lynn Nicholson's Bigger Band. Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Sat 3 May

£10 (£8) / 01595 745555

Shetland Dialect Concert and Dance featuring Hom Bru, Freda Leask & the Shoormal Band, Brian Nicholson, Elsbeth Clark, Evergreen and Northmavine Fiddle & Accordion Club Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Fiddle Workshop

Led by two of the UK's foremost fiddlers Dave Swarbick and Duncan Wood.

Town Hall, Portsoy

Sat 31 May

£5 / 01261 842571

Part of Portsoy Music Festival.

  • 12:00 – 14:00

Fiddlers Wreck

An evening of Scottish dancing with York Ceilidh band Fiddlers Wreck.

York Railway Institute

Sun 27 Apr

£5

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Sun 25 May

£5

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Sun 29 Jun

£5

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Folk at Brae Hall

An evening of lively folk music with performances from the Dardanelles, the Sojourners, Asham Stompers, Sheila Henderson Band and Shaun & Iwan.

Brae Hall, Shetland

Fri 2 May

£15 (£8; Members £10) / 01806 522630

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Folk at Bressay Hall

An evening of toe-tapping folk music with performances from Rose Room, Adam Sutherland & Friends, MANdolinMAN, the Wisharts and Stewart Grains & Adam Johnson.

Bressay Hall

Fri 2 May

£15 (£8; Members £10) / 01595 820249

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

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Folk at Clickimin Centre

A fiddle heavy folk line-up with Madison Violet, the Dardanelles, the Sojourners, Nordic Fiddlers Bloc and Eunice Henderson & the South Mainland Young Fiddlers.

Clickimin Leisure Complex, Lerwick

Sat 3 May

£15 (£8; Members £10) / 01595 692114

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Folk at Fetlar Hall

You need to board a ferry to reach this venue where Madison Violet, Mairearad & Anna, Nordic, Fiddlers Bloc, Jennifer McCormick and Kollifirbolli are waiting to dazzle you with their folksy tunes.

Fetlar Hall, Shetland

Thu 1 May

£15 (£8; Members £10)

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Folk at Mareel

Live performances from Madison Violet, Adam Holmes & the Embers and the Sojourners. The first 200 tickets are for cabaret seating, after that balcony tickets are allocated.

Mareel, Lerwick

Sun 4 May

£9 (£7) / 01595 743843

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Folk at Mid Yell Hall

Live performances from FullSet, Adam Holmes & the Embers, Saltfishforty, Liza & Alison and The Quinntet.

Mid Yell Hall

Sat 3 May

£15 (£8; Members £10) / 01957 702451

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

Folk at Ollaberry Hall

Folk frolics from the Mountain Firework Company, Macanta, Soothmoothers, Haltadans and trio Brittany Haas, Jordan Tice & Paul Kowert.

Ollaberry Hall

Sat 3 May

£15 (£8; Members £10) / 01806 544377

Part of Shetland Folk Festival.

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