Rated Excellent

Folk Bands for hire in Wells

Hire a folk band in Wells for your event today. 203 of the most professional acts to choose from.

Read more
Booking protection
Secure online payments
Free 48hr cancellations
Support available Mon-Sun
Folk bandsinWellsforany price, sort bybest match
All the bands below are available to travel to Wells
Shortlist
Hire Mitchell and Vincent Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£500 - £800
Folk bandStoke-sub-Hamdon

Fiddle & Guitar & vocals. Folk tunes and songs from the British Isles and beyond. Music to dance along with or to listen to! Glasto/Sky/BBC

Shortlist
Hire In Visible Gem Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
From£500
Folk bandGlastonbury

LELA MAI - Violin & Vocals ROSS CHILD - Cajon & Vocals RIK HARRINGTON - Guitar & Vocals

Shortlist
Hire Dragonsfly Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
From£960
Folk bandGlastonbury

Dragonsfly are an upbeat Celtic and world folk dance band, guaranteed to get the party started.

Shortlist
Hire Glorishears Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£562.50 - £1000
Folk bandStoke-sub-Hamdon

Traditional acoustic folk music for all occasions. Glorishears is fiddle, voice, melodeon and accordion.

Shortlist
Hire Opa Rosa Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£1125 - £2500
Folk bandBristol

An energetic ensemble playing music from the Klezmer & Balkan traditions, fast gaining a reputation as one of Bristol’s most dynamic bands.

Shortlist
Hire Black Velvet  Ceilidh Trio Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£700 - £900
Folk bandSomerset

Versatile professional musicians and a fun caller offer a superb barn dance, Scottish ceilidh, Irish ceili or American Hoedown.

Shortlist
Hire Bristol Ceilidh Collective Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
Folk bandBristol

Raucous in our roots. All your Ceilidh needs, with a twist...

Shortlist
Hire My Tin Monkey Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£750 - £1875
Folk bandBristol

Live music, a great show and all with an Irish flavour.

Shortlist
Hire Tony and Una Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£320 - £800
Folk bandShaftesbury

Old-fashioned entertainers with a sprinkle of fun on the side. Videos tell the truth, so please have a look and enjoy!!.

Shortlist
Hire Eddie Gipper Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£320 - £1440
Folk bandCardiff

Versatile and perfect for weddings, parties and bespoke functions. Choose what music YOU want and we'll take it from there...

Shortlist
Hire Incandescendo Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
Encore Approved
From£500
Folk bandYeovil

Unique & Versatile Looping Duo creating New Worlds with Original Compositions layering Guitar, Percussion & Cello.

Shortlist
Hire The Cesarz Tabor Guitar and Violin Duo Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£500 - £937.50
Folk bandBristol

Bristol and the South West's best Violin and Guitar Duo!

Shortlist
Hire Shanvaghera Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
Folk bandBristol

Pure drop Irish folk music

Shortlist
Hire Ceilidh's Comet Barn Dance Band Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£340 - £1200
Folk bandSherborne

Traditional music by experienced professionals, lively, engaging, friendly, fun. All ages and abilities catered for. Clear & simple dances.

Shortlist
Hire FiddleBack - Ollie Back & Sam on the Fiddle Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£175 - £670
Folk bandYeovil

FiddleBack - Live acoustic act for events & functions

Shortlist
Hire The Striking Clock Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£1600 - £3000
Folk bandBristol

#1 ceilidh party band in the South West! We’ve played at over 500 events including Glastonbury. Guaranteed to entertain your guests!

Shortlist
Hire Daisy Chute Band Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
Folk bandLondon

Daisy Chute Band play folk, americana & jazz music & play gigs in & around London. Instruments include vocals, banjo, gtr, dble bass +more!

Shortlist
Hire Filkin's Drift Folk band with Encore
View profile
Check availability
£575 - £700
Folk bandLondon

Exquisite folk tunes and irresistible close harmony singing. Seth and Chris have been featured on BBC 1 and performed at Glastonbury...

Latest reviews of our Folk Bands in Wells

In Visible Gem
Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star

"In Visible Gem were fantastic entertainers with a great catalogue of songs. Patient on the day with our excited guests and kind folk who made our wedding uniquely Somerset. Thank you! "

Helen hired In Visible Gem for a Wedding (available in Wells)

Verified Review, 13 January 2024
Mitchell and Vincent
Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star

"Lovely guys and absolutely fantastic musicians. Very courteous throughout and hope to hear them again!"

Stacey hired Mitchell and Vincent for a Private event (available in Wells)

Verified Review, 18 June 2023
In Visible Gem
Full starFull starFull starFull starFull star

"Absolutely brilliant! All the guests loved it - especially the Irish family! Thanks guys 💚"

Lucy hired In Visible Gem for a Private event (available in Wells)

Verified Review, 23 May 2023

FAQs about hiring Folk Bands in Wells

Take the stress out of hiring musicians with Encore

Can any folk band play my favourite song?

Professional folk bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that folk bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the folk band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do folk bands take to set up?

Your folk band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the folk band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our folk bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our folk bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

Hiring a Folk Band in Wells

Useful information

Popular genres:
Folk, Pop, Rock
Average response time:
6 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a Folk Band in Wells?

The typical price per group member for Folk Bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

Try our instant price calculator

Answer 2 quick questions to get an instant quote estimate
1How long would you need musicians for?
1 hour
2 hours
3 hours
2How many musicians would you want to hire?
2
3
4
5+
Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.
Not quite sure of what you want?
We’re here to help!
Morven, our bookings specialist, is on hand to guide and assist you
1
Tell us about your event.
2
Relevant musicians are instantly alerted.
3
Available performers respond with tailored quotes.
Finding the perfect musician has never been easier.

A guide to hiring Folk Bands

Take the hassle out of hiring Folk Bands with Encore Musicians

The fastest way to find and book great musicians