Lancaster University Folk Music and Dance Society formed in  November 2014.

We hold  themed dance sessions, rapper sessions, and ceilidh band rehearsals each week. Anyone is welcome to join us and, unless specified, all sessions are free after you’ve joined. No previous experience is needed and we’re a very friendly and open group.

  • Folk Dance: Tuesday 6-8pm
    Brandrigg Room, Cartmel
  • Rapper Sword Dance: Tuesday 8-10pm
    currently taking place in Lancaster City
  • Music: Wednesday 7-9pm
    Pendle Sitting Room

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If you want to know the theme for our weekly folk dance session you can find it plus events the society’s putting on (we occasionally host our own ceilidhs) in our calendar, and other local-ish folk dance events we attend or you might be interested in on this other calendar. Our links page has external sites which list more events.