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Strolling Bands available to hire in Dublin

Looking to hire a strolling band in Dublin? Browse our hand-picked selection of over 23 roaming and strolling bands available for your event. Roaming bands are perfect for providing mobile entertainment to guests on the move. Whether you’re hosting an outdoor event and want some acoustic jazz, or you’re looking for a group of wandering troubadours to delight your guests at a party - we have all the best portable performers here! All of the bands shown below can travel and are available in Dublin.

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From£1120
Strolling bandLeicester(217 mi)

Inspired by the sounds of the streets of New Orleans, 7 Leicester lads make up King Brasstards - featuring percussion & big sound brass!

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From£995
Strolling bandWarrington(151 mi)

We take great songs and give them a makeover. We can perform in the postmodern style or in a standard party style (or both !!).

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From£1740
Strolling bandLeicester(216 mi)

Hire the best live band from the Midlands to perform at your wedding or function and enjoy a night you and your guests will talk about for years to come!

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From£1690
Strolling bandLiverpool(132 mi)

The Folk Fellas are the North West's premier folk-style covers band.

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From£450
Strolling bandLeicester(219 mi)

Let EVOKE take your night to next level with their soulful twist on your favourite tunes

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From£500
Strolling bandLlanidloes(128 mi)

Stunningly good music and Calling from this 3 piece band .... Crannog Ceilidh Band

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From£1990
Strolling bandLiverpool(132 mi)

If you're a fan of festival headliners like Mumford & Sons and want a band like that to rock your wedding or event then The Barnstormers are the band for you!

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From£900
Strolling bandDenbigh(121 mi)

Oompah Stompers are ‘THE’ Bavarian Party Band, presenting a fun show with games, group swaying, traditional oompah and pop classics!

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From£1450
Strolling bandManchester(162 mi)

A Modern, Slick Party Band performing the ultimate party set!

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From£480
Strolling bandLeicester(218 mi)

We are two sisters who sing in harmony and as well as our own songs, we re-work covers, performing chilled acoustic and uptempo classics

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From£900
Strolling bandLeeds(195 mi)

Intimate, soulful earth music delivered in an artfully unassuming style. Tiptoe’s music is soulful pop and jazz, foreground or background.

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From£640
Strolling bandGlastonbury(217 mi)

Upbeat, fun and heartwarming Jazz Hokum Skiffle Trio with a bit of disco to boot!

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From£1250
Strolling bandTodmorden(172 mi)

Fat Cat Brass. A modern brass band like you've never seen before!

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From£640
Strolling bandHelston(228 mi)

We have been playing together in many guises for over 20 years. We can offer a mix of jazz, pop, classical and can parade if needed.

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From£320
Strolling bandLeeds(195 mi)

A sexy sax playing man called Dan!

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From£1280
Strolling bandYeovil(228 mi)

A cocktail of top musicians from Brazil, UK, France, Venezuela & the Caribbean cross musical frontiers to party Brazilian style !

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From£650
Strolling bandLeeds(194 mi)

Acoustic Jazz Ensemble

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From£1500
Strolling bandCoventry(208 mi)

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Popular genres:
Acoustic, Pop, Traditional Irish folk
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How much does it cost to hire a strolling band?

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

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Frequently asked questions

Can any strolling band play my favourite song?

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

How much time do strolling bands take to set up?

Your strolling 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 strolling 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 strolling 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 strolling 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.

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