Open mics in Leicestershire

First Sunday of the month:

16:00 Red Lion

Burbage LE10 2EF


First Tuesday of the month:

20:30 Bakers Arms

Blaby LE8 4FQ


First Wednesday of the month:

20:00 Dunton Bassett Arms

Dunton Bassett LE17 5JJ


First & third Thursdays of the month

20:00 Old Inn

Littlethorpe LE19 2HX


Second Thursday of the month:

20:00 The BACC

Broughton Astley LE9 6RA


Third Sunday of the month:

16:00 Blue Bell

Stoney Stanton LE9 4DQ


Last Wednesday of the month:

20:00 Old Plough

Birstall LE4 4DP


Friday Oct 18:

21:00 Bricklayers

Sharnford LE10 3PP




Every Tuesday:

20:30 Bakers Arms

Blaby LE8 4FQ


Last Thursday of the month:

20:30 General Elliott

Willoughby Waterleys LE8 6UF


General Elliot

An informal acoustic session on the last Thursday of every month, providing 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 LE8 6UF

0116 247 8058 

Red Lion

Brand new venue for the first Sunday of the month, and a really nice pub. The management are welcoming and enthusiastic, so come and give it a go on March 3.


14 Windsor Street, Burbage

LE10 2EF.  01455 636108


A new venue for sporadic Fridays, to run on their regular music nights. Every style is very welcome and, of course, it's a great night of entertainment. 


23 Leicester Road, Sharnford

LE10 3PP. 01455 271799‬

Blue Bell

Brand new monthly night for a pub that's supported live music for many years. First one in October was a big success, so it feels very positive. Any instrument is welcome, and backing musicians available.


20 Long Street, Stoney Stanton, LE9 4DQ

01455 272292

Old Inn

This event's well established, and very well supported. The standard is often high, but you don’t need to be a pro - just come and share your music with a tame audience.


The Square, Littlethorpe

LE19 2HX.  0116 286 6523

Bakers Arms

Every Tuesday at 8.30pm a friendly group of music lovers meet in the lounge at the Bakers 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. 


The Green, Blaby, LE8 4FQ

0116 278 7253



A monthly open mic on the second Thursday in the bar of this small friendly club. You don't need to be a member to attend, drinks are cheap, and if you're playing, the first one's free!


3 Green Rd, Broughton, LE9 6RA

0116 247 8058


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. 


9 Bennetts Hill, Dunton Bassett, LE9 6PT.  01455 282 283

Old Plough

There's no shortage of talent in Birstall, and they’re turning out for this. Whether you’re playing or listening, the last Wednesday of the month is definitely one for your calendar.


Front St, Birstall, Leicester LE4 4DP

0116 267 4836