We’re blessed with a wealth of folk music clubs and venues here in Cornwall and just across the border, with plenty of opportunity to catch folk artists from the local area, the UK and beyond, as well as a chance for performers to share songs or tunes in the open houses and sessions.

Local Folk Clubs

BODMIN Bodmin Folk Club Band Room, Honey Street, Bodmin – Fridays

BUDE Bude Folk Club The Falcon Hotel, Bude EX23 8SD – every Sunday fortnight, session every other Tuesday

LEE MILL Folk on the Moor Westward Inn, Lee Mill, PL21 9EE – Sundays

LOOE Looe Folk & Acoustic Music Club The Jolly Sailor Inn, West Looe – 1st Saturday

PENZANCE Penzance Folk Club Adimiral Benbow, Penzance – every other Wednesday

PENZANCE Bath Inn Folk Club Bath Inn Penzance – every other Wednesday

REDRUTH Dreamers Folk Sportsman’s Arms, Four Lanes, Redruth TR16 6LR – Sundays

ROSELAND Philleigh Folk Club The Roseland Inn / Bohella Bar, St Mawes – 1st Weds/Thurs

WADEBRIDGE Wadebridge Folk Club Churchill Rooms, Molesworth Street, Wadebridge – 2nd Thursdays

Local Venues

CALSTOCK Calstock Arts The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX – usually midweek/Fridays/Saturdays

CORNWALL Carn to Cove – various halls around Cornwall

PENRYN Miss Peapods Jubilee Wharf, Penryn – usually Fridays/Saturdays

PENZANCE Acorn Penzance Parade Street, Penzance TR18 4BU – various

REDRUTH The Melting Pot Krowji, West Park, Redruth TR15 3AJ – usually Fridays/Saturdays

and lots more…

Local Music Shops & Instrument Makers

Craigs Music 2-4 Bell Yard, Bodmin, Cornwall PL31 2JL

The Cornish Banjo Company St Just, Cornwall

Davey Mandolins, Bideford, Devon