Folk" is a social dance club which meets at The Church Hall, Marlborough Road, St Albans, AL1
3XG, UK, on most Friday evenings from 7:45 - 10:00 pm. If you've ever
been to a barn dance or a ceilidh, you'll know the sort of thing we do.
We dance for our own enjoyment - sometimes to live music, sometimes to
What's OnOur Programme. The current Friday Folk programme is here. Details of other special events are below.
Sunday 4 June 2017. Walk from Little Gaddesden with optional pub lunch. Details here.
Saturday 24 June 2017. Saturday Special. Dance with Geoff Cubitt calling and music from Mollie Koenigsberger and Alison Ellacott. It's from 7:30 to 11:00 pm at Samuel Ryder Academy, Drakes Drive, St Albans, AL1 5AR.
Saturday 21 October 2017. Saturday Special. Put this date in your diary for another Saturday Special at Samuel Ryder Academy.
Wednesday 15 November 2017. Wacky Wednesday. A special midweek dance with guest artists from the USA Larry Unger and Audrey Knuth, called by Colin Hume. From 7:30 at The Church Hall, Marlbourough Road, St Albans, AL1 3XG.
More details of Friday Folk special events are here.
Give us a try!New members are always welcome, especially beginners. There's no need to book. Just turn up - on your own or with a partner - and enjoy yourself. We have a caller to explain the dances, so you can join in straight away. After each dance, people normally change partners. There is usually a good balance between men and women. See a slideshow of our activities here.
Most Friday sessions cost just £4 on the night. Special events are sometimes more as noted in the programme. There is easy parking in nearby streets and car parks. Map here.
Three Counties RadioSeveral members took part in an outside broadcast on 5 July 2013. You can hear the recording here.
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Archive Photographs from the 70s, 80s and 90s
Some old photographs from the Friday Folk collection. Click here.
Elsewhere on this website
For further information about Friday Folk, call Bob on 01727 856508 or email us at