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May
11
Wed
Baldock Folk Club – Cancelled @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Baldock Folk Club are delighted to host internationally acclaimed duet Cathryn Craig and Brian Willoughby to open their contribution to this years festival.
Cathryn has built a strong reputation as both singer and songwriter. She is no stranger to Tennessee’s Nashville recording studios, working with Chet Atkins, The Righteous Brothers and Garth Brooks amongst many others.
Brian is well known for his virtuoso performances on electric and acoustic guitar with progressive folk/rock band Strawbs. He has for many years been a session player/sideman in much demand, playing with the likes of Mary Hopkin, Monty Python, Joe Brown, Jim Diamond and Nanci Griffith.
With a superb selection of music, together with many humorous stories of their travels on the road of life, this will be a very special night for Baldock Folk Club.
30 tickets available.

May
17
Tue
Festival Music Quiz at The Orange Tree @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
May 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

An evening of music questions with themed rounds that you can play your joker on. Entry fee split between the prize fund and supporting the Festival.

Contact The Orange Tree on 01462 892341 to book a table.

May
18
Wed
Baldock Folk Club @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
May 18 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Folk Club is proud to present local legends Skimmington Ride for their second festival event. Reb, Paul, Joe and O’Clogger are Skimmington Ride, who embody elements of Irish folk music legends such as The Dubliners, The Pogues and others in-between. From Kelly to MacGowan via Bogle and McColl and more!

Come and join us for our third rumbustious night of Righteous Ruaille Buaille!  (Cheerful Mayhem ! )

  • It’s rough music!
  • It’s ‘a pirate’s pxxx-up!’
  • It’s ‘different gravy!’
  • It’s ‘folk music but shouty!’

The boys have played all over the area and draw enthusiastic support wherever they go!

Phone John at The Orange Tree on 01462 892341 to book places as we are limited to 40 or so and this night will be a right rip roarer!

May
21
Sat
School Disco @ The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW
May 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Time to dig out that old School Tie and head down to The Orange Tree for a night of classic songs to take you back to your school years.

Raffle with typically 80s prizes, so bring your tuck shop money – funds raised to go to the Herts & Essex Air Ambulance. Fancy Dress mandatory, otherwise detention will be given. Sixth-Formers and older only.

The management of The Orange Tree ask that you please don’t hang around in Big Park drinking 20/20 and White Lightning before you arrive, or they will tell your parents.