Open mic nights in St. Albans

A collection of open mic nights and jam nights that I’ve found in St. Albans, England.  Please email me if you know of any others.


  • (Starting up again) The Portland Arms
    63 Portland Street, St. Albans AL3 4RA
    8:45–11:00pm on the first Tuesday of each month only
  • The White Swan
    1 Upper Dagnall Street, St. Albans, AL3 5EA
    8:30–11:00pm on the final Tuesday of each month only


  • The Boot (Nick Stephenson)
    4 Market Place, St Albans, AL3 5DG
    8:00–11:30pm every Wednesday
    (formerly at The Mermaid)
    Lemonrock page
  • The Rose & Crown (anything goes here: music, poetry, bands)
    St Michaels Street, St. Albans, AL3 4SG
    email Pete Sutton for a slot (especially if you’re from out of town)
    Lemonrock page
  • The Wednesday Session (folk: celtic, Americana,…)
    The White Lion
    91 Sopwell Lane,  St Albans, AL1 1RN
    Facebook page
  • (May have stopped) Jam night at The Goat Inn
    37 Sopwell Lane, St. Albans, AL1 1RN
    8:00–11:30pm on the last Wednesday of every month


  • Ye Olde Fighting Cocks
    16 Abbey Mill Lane, St. Albans, AL3 4HE
    8pm–11pm or so
    contact Martin at the pub
    Lemonrock page


  • Blue Angel Acoustic Cafe at The Horn
    Victoria Street, St. Albans, AL1 3TE
    8:30–11:30pm.  Come early for a floor spot.
    contact Bill Johnson (phone only)
    Lemonrock page

2 Comments on “Open mic nights in St. Albans

  1. I am from Leighton Buzzard and would like a spot some her please. I play an electric Piano, and have a trumpet accompanist. (Soul/Motown covers)