19 of the finest London Ceilidh Bands to hire for your events.
These are the perfect Ceilidh Bands for weddings, corporate events & parties in London, locally sourced by our entertainment experts. Find the best London Ceilidh Bands only at Alive Network, the UK's biggest entertainment agency.
5 stars - Rakish Paddy are Highly Recommended25 Reviews Number of members: 3London
A lively ceilidh band featuring brilliant musicians and an optional inspiring caller. Performing traditional Irish, Scottish & Country music, Rakish Paddy will bring a marvellous atmosphere to any party or gathering!...
5 stars - Accordionist Cailin are Highly Recommended14 Reviews Number of members: 1London
Performing traditional songs from around the world, Accordionist Cailin has an impressive resume of Festival & TV appearances, as well as previous clients including Princess Anne, Sting, Jamie Oliver & Guy Ritchie!...
5 stars - Gypsy Rogues are Highly Recommended83 Reviews Number of members: 4West Midlands
This fantastic 4 piece Irish & ceilidh band has enjoyed a steady rise to success with a number of radio and TV appearances, two fast-selling self-produced CDs, and a reputation as ‘one of the best Irish bands to come out of Birmingham’....
5 stars - Ceilidh And Co are Highly Recommended5 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Ceilidh And Co are a collective of energetic, fresh faced musicians who are experts in the art of a great ceilidh. Including driving percussion, foot stomping piano & ferocious fiddle, this charming trio perform dances which are easy & fun!...
5 stars - Reels On Wheels are Highly Recommended45 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Meet Reels On Wheels, a professional, award-winning Ceilidh band! Experts at creating a fun & interactive party atmosphere suitable for all ages, Reels On Wheels features some of the finest trad musicians performing Celtic, Irish and Scottish music! A fantastic party guaranteed!...
5 stars - Lord Strange are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Lord Strange are a striking instrumental folk trio that perform traditional tunes from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Scandinavia, America & more! With a flexible repertoire & a caller also available, Lord Strange are perfect for all types of events!...
Ceilidh Cools' bringing Ceilidh back and they are up for the craic! Come all ye lasses & rogues, strap in your brogues and step out for the Ceilidh. The liveliest Irish & Scottish folk band in the UK! (Barn dancing caller available)...
5 stars - The Cyclones are Highly Recommended42 Reviews Number of members: 4Surrey
The Cyclones set is geared very much towards keeping people on the dance floor and generating a party atmosphere, with strong harmonies, quality vocals, and energetic performances. 4-piece line up can be increased to a 7-piece. Irish & Jewish repertoire also available!...
5 stars - The Irish Ceilidh Band are Highly Recommended12 Reviews Number of members: 4Vale of Glamorgan
Introducing you to real Irish Ceilidh; guaranteed to get your feet stomping! This high energy 4-piece band features an array of traditional instruments from the fiddle, whistles and the Irish Bodhran! Complete with outstanding musicianship, warm wit and Irish charm, The Irish Ceilidh Band have entertained crowds across the UK!...
5 stars - The Manchester Ceilidh Trio are Highly Recommended11 Reviews Number of members: 3Greater Manchester
One of the finest Ceilidh bands around, The Manchester Ceilidh Trio are a young and extremely talented trio who will have your guests dancing from the first note to the very last! All Royal Northern College of Music graduates, members have performed with UK leading orchestras, indie-folk band Belle & Sebastian & Andrea Bocelli!...
5 stars - The Banjo Guy are Highly Recommended7 Reviews Number of members: 1Cornwall
An award winning & highly experienced Banjo player providing fun & unique entertainment! From exciting foot tapping bluegrass to interpretations of Jazz, Blues & Romantic pieces, The Banjo Guy is musically versatile & ready to entertain at any occasion!...
5 stars - Celtic Cello are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 1Glasgow
Acclaimed cellist, Celtic Cello, will bring a unique quality to your event with solo cello in Scottish / Celtic style. Also available with a looping pedal, allowing for full arrangements with driving rhythm or delicate, sensitive accompaniment!...
5 stars - The Haggis Chasers are Highly Recommended8 Reviews Number of members: 3Perthshire area
3 piece Ceilidh band consisting of some of the most talented musicians in the Ceilidh & Traditional music scene. Repertoire includes a mixture of Ceilidh; Scottish Traditional music; Continental Music and Jazz. Ceilidh/DJ also an option!...
5 stars - Jigs n Gigs Ceilidh are Highly Recommended21 Reviews Number of members: 3Fife
One of the finest ceilidh bands around, Jigs N Gigs provide an energetic, authentic and fun Scottish ceilidh experience! With more than 30 years experience, the band have played at venues including Gleneagles, Stirling Castle and Hopetoun House, as well as venues abroad within Malaysia and China!...
5 stars - Last Tango In Harris are Highly Recommended7 Reviews Number of members: 3Glasgow
Made up of graduates of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Last Tango in Harris are a highly experienced ceilidh band who have individually performed with BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award Winners, Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain & many more. Performing a mix of ceilidh music and popular cover songs, they will keep audiences on their toes all night!...
5 stars - The Ceilidh-oots are Highly Recommended23 Reviews Number of members: 3Glasgow
The Ceilidh-oots are amongst the UK's finest ceilidh bands. They perform the most exciting, toe-tapping ceilidhs for weddings, parties, celebrations & corporate events. Previous engagements include performing at the 2012/13 BBC Scotland Hogmanay Celebration!...
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5 stars - Overdrive are Highly Recommended
“Everyone kept asking us where we got the band from, because of how good they were! Super fun sets of music and just lovely professional guys who made it an amazing evening. Absolut...”
Sue C booked Overdrive for their event on 22nd September 2023
5 stars - Georgia Grace are Highly Recommended
“I would highly recommend Georgia to anyone looking for a talented and versatile performer. She has a great voice and charismatic stage presence! Thank you - Thirsk Racecourse”
Erin S booked Georgia Grace for their event in North Yorkshire on 18th September 2023
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How much do London Ceilidh Bands cost?
Ceilidh Bands in London cost from £231 to £3142. The average price in 2023 was £1110. Prices vary depending on experience, demand, size of act, travel costs and the specs of the equipment provided. Artists travelling into London from further away will usually charge more than a local act due to travel time and fuel costs.
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