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0116 2848009 / 07981257143       email       17 East Ave, Whetstone, Leicester, LE8 6JG

All the Open Mic Nights work on a similar format: three songs each, on a first come/first served basis; all instruments and styles welcome (including comedy and poetry). The gear is professional quality, and a cocktail drum kit can be available if needed.


• Singer-songwriter?  Get some feedback in a relaxed atmosphere

• Working musician?  Practise your new numbers on us

• Just learning? Do what you can and we’ll do the rest



Bakers Arms


Every Tuesday at 8.30pm a friendly group of music lovers meet in the lounge at the Baker’s Arms in Blaby, to play, sing or just to listen.

The first Tuesday of the month is open mic and for the rest of the month it’s an informal acoustic session. All styles, and levels of ability are welcome.


The Green, Blaby, LE8 4FQ. 0116 2787253



Chequers Inn

Popular with musicians and locals alike. Come and enjoy the atmosphere.


Main St, Ullesthorpe, LE17 5BT

01455 208151





Tom Thumb

A brand new venue for me, but one steeped in live music. Jo, the new landlady is keen, so come and get behind this on the third Wed, and together we’ll make it work.


Grove Rd, Blaby, LE8 4DG. 0116 2787145




Old Plough

Birstall has a lot of talent, and they’re turning out for this. Whether you’re playing or listening, the last Wednesday of the month is one for your calender.


18 Front Street, Birstall, Leicester LE4 4DP

0116 2674836




General Elliott

An informal acoustic session on the last Thursday of every month, aimed at giving a platform for accomplished musicians, as well as being a workshop for novices. You’re also very welcome to sit and enjoy the music!


Main St, Willoughby Waterleys, LE8 6UF

0116 2478058



Dunton Bassett Arms

The pub’s well regarded in South Leicester, for real ales, friendly service, and great Chinese food. It’s already busy on a Wednesday, and there’s a lot of enthusiasm for this monthly event.


32 Station Rd, Broughton Astley, LE9 6PT

01455 282283



Old Inn


This event’s been running sucessfully for a few months, and looks set to continue into the future. The friendly staff include Natalie, the singing barmaid. The standard is often high, but you don’t need to be a pro - just come and share your music with a very appreciative audience.


The Square, Littlethorpe, LE19 2HX. 0116 2866523