Traditional Irish Folk Groups for hire in Bolton

Hire a traditional Irish folk group in Bolton for your wedding, ceilidh, or St Patrick's day event. From traditional jigs & reels, to modern Dubliners-style bands, choose from 103 of the best professional Irish musicians here.

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4 groups in or around Bolton
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From£550
Traditional irish folk groupSale(11 mi)

Four-piece playing and singing Irish traditional music, Bluegrass. Vocals, guitar, flute, harmonica, uilleann pipes, banjo, bodhran.

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From£400
Traditional irish folk groupLiverpool(21 mi)

Tippin it Up are a duo that plays mostly traditional music.

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Traditional irish folk groupHyde(17 mi)

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Traditional irish folk groupHigh Peak(25 mi)

Shenanigans Irish Music Duo are fully professional Allan playing Guitar and Steve playing The Fiddle. We play Traditional Irish Music

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Traditional irish folk groupBrighton(211 mi)

Shenanigan provide authentic music for Irish and Scottish Nights, and also for Barn Dances and Ceilidhs

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From£700
Traditional irish folk groupLondon(168 mi)

Formed in 2012 Three Dollar Shoe has become one of the leading London Irish Trad. groups. Vocal led with fiddle, banjo/mandolin & guitar

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From£320
Traditional irish folk groupArmagh(179 mi)

A duo of Irish musicians. With over 40 years of experience between them. They can entertain any crowd with ballads, tunes and the craic.

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From£375
Traditional irish folk groupBedford(129 mi)

Versatile trio of Irish musicians providing high quality classical, folk, pop and trad performances to suit any ceremony or party!

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From£650
Traditional irish folk groupBelfast(158 mi)

The Hootin' Annies are a group of experienced and accomplished young men specialising in Folk music in it's many forms.

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From£750
Traditional irish folk groupWicklow(155 mi)

Lively Irish trad band, play all over Ireland, been on The Ray D'Arcy Show, 15k Facebook fans, ideal for festival, corporate, wedding, pub

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Traditional irish folk groupFareham(196 mi)

The Courtiers are a Portsmouth based four piece acoustic band, playing traditional and original foot-stomping folk

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Traditional irish folk groupDalry(173 mi)

Hingin' By A Threed is a folk band based in North Ayrshire. We enjoy playing an eclectic mix of Irish, Scottish and American folk music.

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From£1280
Traditional irish folk groupWalsall(71 mi)

We play a great mix of Irish folk songs and other folk music, mostly in a tub-thumping style! We love people to sing & dance along with us.

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From£200
Traditional irish folk groupCorby(103 mi)

Folk for fun!

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From£460
Traditional irish folk groupLondon(172 mi)

Aaron Horlock and Nick Goode are a London based folk duo available for Ceilidhs and other events.

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From£665
Traditional irish folk groupSaint Leonards-on-sea(225 mi)

The caller, Vivienne Hamblin calls reels, jigs, hornpipes, polkas, waltzes, Stately Dance Forms, Circles, Lines, Farandoles, Waltzes, Polkas

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Traditional irish folk groupLincoln(81 mi)

A dynamic group of musicians who play a mix of Americana and traditional Irish tunes and songs

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Traditional irish folk groupYork(60 mi)

Cristina & Paul play a set of well known and loved folk tunes and songs, with melodeon, guitar, flute, voice and tin whistle.

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Traditional Irish folk, Irish rock, Folk
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How much does it cost to hire a traditional irish folk group?

The typical price per group member for traditional irish folk groups is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

Can any traditional irish folk group play my favourite song?

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

How much time do traditional irish folk groups take to set up?

Your traditional irish folk group 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 traditional irish folk group 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 traditional irish folk groups 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 traditional irish folk groups 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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