The Grand River Folk Community! 20 Years of Music!



 March  2024
Sun 3 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Tue 5 Bluegrass jam (weekly) Cambridge 7pm, donation. Galt Legion. ntellier@rogers.com
Thu 7 Open Mic (Weekly) Kitchener 6pm, no charge. Falls Road Pub, Victoria St..
Sun 10 Mill Race English Pub Sessions, group playing Cambridge 2pm, no charge. Ernies, 7 Queen St W. Hespeler.
Sun 10 Celtic Music School, Fiddle, guitar, song, harp, bodhran, whistle Kitchener 9am-6:30, PWYC. "Walper Hotel, Social Room", 90 minute sessions. Irishreallifekw.com
Sun 10 Open Celtic Jam, Part of IRL Kitchener 7pm, PWYC. "Walper Hotel, Social Room". Irishreallifekw.com
Sun 10 Irish Singalong and Uke Jam Kitchener 7:30pm, PWYC. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St. . Registration required. Irishreallifekw.com
Mon 11 Kid's Celtic Camp, Contines thru week Kitchener 9am-6:30, PWYC. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St. . Irishreallifekw.com
Tue 12 Alan Doyle, with Adam Baldwin Kitchener 8pm, $56-$102. Centre In The Square, Frederick St.. Tickets vis kwtickets
Tue 12 Adventures in Storytelling Kitchener 1:30pm, PWYC. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St. . Irishreallifekw.com
Wed 13 Caledonia Legion, Open mic Caledonia 7pm, no charge. Legion, 29 Caithness St East. Host Bernadette Connors
Thu 14 Michael Darcy and the Atlantic Tramps Kitchener 7:30pm, PWYC. Registry Theatre, 122 F. Irishreallifekw.com
Fri 15 Black Walnut Open Stage Kitchener 7:30pm, $3. Mill Courtland Centre, 216 Mill St.. Signup at 7:15.
Sat 16 St. Patrick's Day Ceili Kitchener 7:30pm, PWYC. Victoria Park Pavillion. Irishreallifekw.com
Sun 17 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sun 17 Ceilidh/session, Songs and tunes with Bob MacLean New Hamburg 2pm, nc. The Scran and Dram, 338 Waterloo St.
Sun 17 Story Songs, Allison Lupton, James Keelaghan, Jez Lowe, Tony McManus, Shane Cook Cambridge 7pm, $40. Central Presbyterian Church, 7 Queen Sq.. Tickets from Ticketscene.ca .
Sun 17 Where the Stories Meet Kitchener 2pm, PWYC. Registry Theatre, 122 F. Irishreallifekw.com
Sun 17 Irish Then and Now, A Musical Journey Kitchener 2pm, PWYC. Church of St. John The Evangelist, 23 Water St. N.. Irishreallifekw.com
Sun 17 Candlelit Tales, Stories Kitchener 7:30pm, PWYC. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St. Irishreallifekw.com
Sat 23 RPR, Mill Race Folk Traditions Cambridge 8pm, $20. Wesley United Church, 6 Cambridge St. Tickets at ticketscene.ca
Sat 23 Old Chestnuts Song Circle, Group Singing Waterloo 7pm, Donations welcome. Private room, Enquire. For info contact jhcole@mgl.ca
Sun 24 Mill Race English Pub Sessions, group playing Cambridge 2pm, no charge. Ernies, 7 Queen St W. Hespeler.
Sun 24 Circle Music, Sing Play Groove Guelph 3pm, Donation . TBA. all-together-now.ca. Also Apr 28 May 19 June 23
Wed 27 Caledonia Legion, Open mic Caledonia 7pm, no charge. Legion, 29 Caithness St East. Host Victor Morgado
Sun 31 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..

 April  2024
Tue 2 Bluegrass jam (weekly) Cambridge 7pm, donation. Galt Legion. ntellier@rogers.com
Thu 4 Open Mic (Weekly) Kitchener 6pm, no charge. Falls Road Pub, Victoria St..
Sat 6 Tom Chapin, Folk Night at the Registry Kitchener 8pm, $30 ADV. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St.. Tickets are available via folknight.ca. Live streaming also available
Sun 7 Mark Rust, Folk Night at the Registry Kitchener 2pm, $23 ADV. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St.. Tickets are available via folknight.ca. Live streaming also available
Wed 10 Caledonia Legion, Open mic Caledonia 7pm, no charge. Legion, 29 Caithness St East. Host Bernadette Connors
Sun 14 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sun 14 Mill Race English Pub Sessions, group playing Cambridge 2pm, no charge. Ernies, 7 Queen St W. Hespeler.
Fri 19 Black Walnut Open Stage Kitchener 7:30pm, $3. Mill Courtland Centre, 216 Mill St.. Signup at 7:15.
Sun 21 Ceilidh/session, Songs and tunes with Bob MacLean New Hamburg 2pm, nc. The Scran and Dram, 338 Waterloo St.
Wed 24 Caledonia Legion, Open mic Caledonia 7pm, no charge. Legion, 29 Caithness St East. Host Victor Morgado
Sat 27 Granite Hill, Mill Race Folk Traditions Cambridge tba, tba. tba.
Sat 27 Old Chestnuts Song Circle, Group Singing Waterloo 7pm, Donations welcome. Private room, Enquire. For info contact jhcole@mgl.ca
Sun 28 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sun 28 Mill Race English Pub Sessions, group playing Cambridge 2pm, no charge. Ernies, 7 Queen St W. Hespeler.

 May  2024
Thu 2 Open Mic (Weekly) Kitchener 6pm, no charge. Falls Road Pub, Victoria St..
Fri 3 Women's Music Weekend, Jane Lewis, Katherne Wheatley Guelph , $550-$780. Ignatius Centre. all-together-now.ca
Sat 4 Dala, Folk Night at the Registry Kitchener 8PM, $30 ADV. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St.. Tickets are available via folknight.ca. Live streaming also available
Tue 7 Bluegrass jam (weekly) Cambridge 7pm, donation. Galt Legion. ntellier@rogers.com
Wed 8 Caledonia Legion, Open mic Caledonia 7pm, no charge. Legion, 29 Caithness St East. Host Bernadette Connors
Sun 12 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sun 12 Mill Race English Pub Sessions, group playing Cambridge 2pm, no charge. Ernies, 7 Queen St W. Hespeler.
Fri 17 Black Walnut Open Stage Kitchener 7:30pm, $3. Mill Courtland Centre, 216 Mill St.. Signup at 7:15.
Sun 19 Ceilidh/session, Songs and tunes with Bob MacLean New Hamburg 2pm, nc. The Scran and Dram, 338 Waterloo St.
Wed 22 Caledonia Legion, Open mic Caledonia 7pm, no charge. Legion, 29 Caithness St East. Host Victor Morgado
Fri 24 The Good Lovelies Waterloo 7:30pm, $42+. Emmanuel United Church, 22 Bridgeport Rd W.. Tickets through ticketscene.ca
Sat 25 Old Chestnuts Song Circle, Group Singing Kitchener 7pm, Donations welcome. Private room, Enquire. For info contact jhcole@mgl.ca. NOTE early start.
Sun 26 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sun 26 Mill Race English Pub Sessions, group playing Cambridge 2pm, no charge. Ernies, 7 Queen St W. Hespeler.

 June  2024
Tue 4 Bluegrass jam (weekly) Cambridge 7pm, donation. Galt Legion. ntellier@rogers.com
Thu 6 Open Mic (Weekly) Kitchener 6pm, no charge. Falls Road Pub, Victoria St..
Sun 9 Ceilidh/session, Songs and tunes with Bob MacLean New Hamburg 2pm, nc. The Scran and Dram, 338 Waterloo St.
Fri 21 Black Walnut Open Stage Kitchener 7:30pm, $3. Mill Courtland Centre, 216 Mill St.. Signup at 7:15.

 July  2024
Tue 2 Bluegrass jam (weekly) Cambridge 7pm, donation. Galt Legion. ntellier@rogers.com
Thu 4 Open Mic (Weekly) Kitchener 6pm, no charge. Falls Road Pub, Victoria St..

 August  2024
Thu 1 Open Mic (Weekly) Kitchener 6pm, no charge. Falls Road Pub, Victoria St..
Tue 6 Bluegrass jam (weekly) Cambridge 7pm, donation. Galt Legion. ntellier@rogers.com
Sat 31 Play Music on your Porch Day Everywhere Various, nc. The homes throughout the world! .

 September  2024
Sun 8 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sat 21 To be announced., Folk Night at the Registry Kitchener 8pm, tha. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St..
Sun 22 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..

 October  2024
Sun 6 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Fri 11 Tommy Emmanuel Kitchener , $73+. Centre In The Square, Frederick St. .
Sat 19 To be announced., Mill Race Folk Traditions Cambridge tba, tba. .
Sun 20 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sat 26 To be announced., Folk Night at the Registry Kitchener 8pm, tba. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St..

 November  2024
Sun 3 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sun 17 Brantford Open Stage, Open mic Brantford 2pm, $5. Brant Park Inn, 19 Holiday Dr..
Sat 23 To be announced., Mill Race Folk Traditions Cambridge tba, tba. .
Sat 30 To be announced., Folk Night at the Registry Kitchener 8pm, tha. Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St..

 January  2025
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20 Years and 1 Pandemic Later!
The Grand River Folk Community was founded in February 2002 by
Brad McEwen of the Mill Race Folk Society and Jack Cole of the Old Chestnuts Song Circle.


Send events or comments to webmaster@grandriverfolk.org See also www.jeremiah.ca for more events in Southern Ontario, Live @ Jives for  a bit further north,  Headwaters Acoustic Music Society in Orangeville, and Home County for the London area.  Thanks to Doug Gibson for the original GRFC logo!