This is a list of what’s going on elsewhere.
Please email info@ayrphoenix.co.uk to add your suggestions, or update information.


We are privileged to have had Alastair as a regular guest club performer, club adviser and truly inspiring supporter in so many ways ever since our start up over 6 years ago. It is with pride therefore that we refer you to his legendary back albums via his web site Bandcamp page link, namely

Music | Alastair McDonald (bandcamp.com)

A continuing performing history and a  MUST looksee for all folk music enthusiasts.

BEGINNER UKES at Ex Services Club, Academy Street, Ayr on FR1DAYS 12.45 to 1,45.

An informal free of charge weekly peer to peer learning session for beginner ukulele players is starting on Friday 25th May at the Ex Services Club. So, beginners get along , share experiences and learn from  one another.

Jam Sessions

Phoenix Jam, Ayr.  Saturday 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm

Twa’ Dugs, Ayr.  Tuesdays/Thursdays

Girvan Folk Jam.  Fridays (except Folk Club concert nights – see below)

Sweet Afton Water Acoustic Music Circle, New Cumnock. Sunday afternoons

Folk Clubs

Girvan Folk Club.  Last Friday night of the month.

Irvine Folk Club.  Fortnightly, Wednesdays

Craigie Folk Club. routine nights close but watch out for special events

OIR Ayr Folk Club.  Fortnightly, Tuesday afternoons.

Stranraer Folk Club. Wednesdays

The Star Folk Club, Glasgow.  Closed

Glenfarg Village Folk Club


Ayrshire Ukes

Girvan Traditional Folk Festival

Irvine Marymass Folk Festival

Celtic Music Radio

UWS Folk Radio with Graham Charlton

Hands Up For Trad

Scottish Folk Music

The Living Tradition