Harberton Folk

Folk Song Clubs


The following regular folk song clubs, as opposed to less formal pub sessions, run in South Devon and adjacent areas (click a link for details):
Bradninch Folk Club
Brixham Folk Club
East Devon Traditional Song Club
Exeter Folk & Acoustic Music Club
Exeter Traditional Music Club, Ide, nr Exeter
Exmouth Folk Club
Folk on the Moor, Wotter
Folk Plus Acoustic Music Club, Paignton
Jurassic Folk (acoustic) Club, Awliscombe, nr Honiton
Lympstone Folk
Sidmouth Acoustic Folk Club
Teignmouth Folk Club
Topsham Folk Club, nr Exeter
Totnes Folk Song Club

Bradninch Folk Club
3rd Tuesday (guest night), 8pm,
Guildhall, Fore Street, Bradninch, nr Cullompton EX5 4NN
Also, open session 'Bradfolk' on 1st Tuesday at the Castle Hotel. Full details www.facebook.com/groups/Bradninchfolk/?fref=ts

Brixham Folk Club
1st Friday, 8pm,
The Edge, Bolton Street, Brixham TQ5 9DH
Singers and musicians welcome; the programme includes communal singing and a House Band. For information or queries, please contact Mark Harrod on mnharrod@yahoo.co.uk.

East Devon Traditional Song Club
1st Wednesday: The Anchor Inn, Old Fore Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LP
Singers, with or without accompaniment and audience welcome. Free admission except on occasional guest nights. 01395 514129.

Exeter Folk & Acoustic Music Club
Last Friday, 8pm, Victoria Park Tennis Club, Lyndhurst Road, St. Leonards, Exeter, EX2 4NX (map)
Free admission (with a jug collection), everyone welcome. Club contacts: Pete, Maggie and Martyn Cornelius tel. 01392 210983, email exeterfolkclub@outlook.com. www.exeterfolkclub.org, www.facebook.com/groups/exeterfolkclub.

Exeter Traditional Music Club
3rd Tuesday: The Royal Oak Inn, Nadderwater, Whitestone, Exeter EX4 2JH
Singers, with or without accompaniment, and audience, welcome. Free admission. 01392 272352. Previously at The Twisted oak, Ide.

Exmouth Folk Club
Regular 4th Sunday 7-10pm at the GWRSA Railway Club, 3-5 Royal Avenue, Exmouth EX8 1EN.
For more information call Chris Austin 07812 688432. Free admission, all performers and supporters welcome, acoustic only. Real ales are served and there is parking and level access. www.facebook.com/groups/exmouthfolk.

Folk on the Moor (www.moorfolk.co.uk)
Every Sunday,
Moorland Hotel, Wotter, Plymouth PL7 5HP (map)

Folk Plus Acoustic Music Club, Paignton (www.facebook.com/folkplus2)
3rd Friday, Ye Olde Smokey House, Vicarage Rd, Marldon, Paignton TQ3 1NN (map)

Jurassic Folk (Acoustic) Club - The Honiton Inn, Awliscombe, Honiton EX14 3PJ
Club re-opened in October 2021. Regular 2nd Wednesday 7.30pm. The Club welcomes audience, singers and musicians from near and far for an evening of live acoustic performance. www.jurassicfolk.co.uk. For further details contact Adrian on 01404 549903 or Mike on 01404 43429.

Lympstone Folk
Lympstone (nr. Exmouth): Lympstone Folk meet at the Loft at The Redwing, Church Rd, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5JT on the fourth Wednesday of the month. Singers, musicians and audience welcome. Join the Facebook page www.facebook.com/groups/130235653662071 for monthly reminder or contact Olly Davey, 01395 225075 for details.

Sidmouth Acoustic Folk Club
Blue Ball Inn, Steven's Cross, Sidford EX10 9QL. Acoustic open performers nights on the third Monday of each month. 7.30-9pm. 2 entry. See contact details on www.devonfolkdirectory.org.

Teignmouth Folk Club
Last Thursday, 8pm, Oystercatcher's Cafe, 12 Northumberland Place, Teignmouth TQ14 8DD (map)
Folk music and songs presented in an informal and friendly setting mainly on a session and sing-a-round basis but featuring occasional guests. If you sing, play or merely enjoy listening you are warmly welcomed to join us. Club contact: Martyn Hillstead tel. 01626 778071. www.facebook.com/groups/233792233306152.

Topsham Folk Club (www.topshamfolkclub.org)
Every Sunday, 8.30pm,
Globe Hotel, Topsham, near Exeter, EX3 0HR (map)
Singers nights start at 8.30pm. Guest nights at 8.00pm in nearby Matthew's Hall.

Totnes Folk Club (club page)
Second Thursday,
Dartmouth Inn, 28 Warland, Totnes (map). Contacts: Anne & Steve Gill 01803 290427 or Andy Clarke 01803 732312

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