Live Music Venues in Folkestone

The Chambers

The Chambers Pub Bar Live Music Folkestone

Established in December 1998, we’ve been a real ale bar from day one – featuring in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide since 2004 & serving real ales & ciders with pride & care.
Come say hello next time you’re in Folkestone! 


jamjar music cafe bar live music venue folkestone

jamjar is one of Folkestone’s newest live music venues showcasing local musicians and guest appearances from singer/songwriters. Live music events include cover artists as well as musicians playing original music of their own creation!

Home Taproom

Home Folkestone Angels & Demons

Home is the Taproom of The Brewery of Angels and Demons as well as a prime destination to enjoy live performances from Folkestone musicians and singer/songwriters.

Folkestone Harbour Arm

Folkestone’s Harbour Arm is a collection of small, independent businesses that have rapidly become a centre for food, drink and entertainment. Live bands and DJ sets are a regular feature.

The Park Inn

Park Inn Folkestone

The Park Inn Hotel offers a large bar area with pool and dart facilities. We offer an extensive range of largers on draft, bottled real ales and trendy fruit ciders. We also offer live music every Saturday night in the bar area from 9:00pm. All your sporting needs are also catered for with 3 large televisions showing both SKY Sports AND BT Sport matches.


Skuba Bar Folkestone

Skuba Bar opened in 2002 and is situated directly opposite the Leas Cliff Hall . With free entry, a vast selection of good value, quality dishes on the Skuba Grill menu, a spacious beer garden, a heated terrace area, live DJ’s, a selection of quality cocktails and great drinks promotions, SKUBA BAR is the place to go!!!

Eleto Jazz Room

Eleto Jazz Room Hush Live Music Folkestone Kent

Eleto Jazz Room is made up of a small team, always seeking to present the highest quality music in intimate venue. Come and join us in the stunning Room and enjoy live music events featuring local artists and those from further afield, playing original music and covers.


gallery bar & secret garden: open thursday to sunday from 2pm

Space 7 Gallery bar & secret garden: open thursday to sunday from 2pm. One of Folkestone’s live music venues and event space.

The Rum Clinic

Rum Clinic Bar Live Music Venue Folkestone Kent

A taste of the Caribbean in the heart of Folkestone: Soul, funk, reggae vibe, over 100 rums, cocktails, Caribbean beers and a variety of drinks and snacks. Live DJ’s and music events to get involved in!!

Kipp's Alehouse

Kipp’s Alehouse is a comfortable and inviting venue. Cask ale, gravity poured. An excellent selection of wine,cider and craft and speciality beers. Great Whole World Vegetarian Food lovingly prepared and served quickly to you using seasonal ingredients. Keep an eye out for live music gigs too!

Bay Tree Bar & Grill

Bay Tree Bar & Grill Folkestone

Bay Tree Bar & Grill is an independent Cocktail Bar & Grill set in Folkestone’s West End in the 4-star Burlington Hotel. The Grill serves modern British fayre with local ingredients cooked fresh. The cocktail bar is bar well stocked with premium drinks, all served in relaxing and stylish surroundings. Evening entertainment includes live bands and DJ nights.

The Party Bar

Party Bar Folkestone Live Music Venue

The Partybar is a fun pub/bar
Open Friday and Saturday nights, from 9pm til 3am.
Over 18’s Only
Valid Photo ID Required
Passport / Driving licence

Radnor Arms

Radnor Arms - Live Music Venue Folkestone Music Town

New addition to the Ramblinns collection of Inn’s across the south east! Live music entertainment includes singer/songwriter acoustic gigs.

Leas Cliff Hall

Kent’s premier entertainment venue. It offers the very best in entertainment, from live music to headlining comedians, international dance acts to shows for all the family. The Leas Cliff Hall has played host to some of the best music acts around such as Ozzy Osbourne, Kings of Leon, Status Quo, Stereophonics, The Darkness, McFly and many more…


Great drinks, Great food, Great people, Great vibe
Fully licensed Bar
Outside seating
Tea and coffee / Freshly made cakes / Street food
Live music / Quizzes / Open mic
All inclusive – Dogs and families welcome and wheelchair accessible.

Have we missed one?

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