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an informal social gathering at which there is Scottish or Irish folk music and singing and folk dancing and story telling

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UNLIKE anything seen in the mainstream dance and traditional folk worlds, Monster Ceilidh Band are melding old and new with ceilidhs held to 70's disco classics or in rave-style UV light.
TONIGHT 8pm - midnight: Fancy Dress Ceilidh with Coventry folk-rockers Peeping Tom and caller/ Philip Bassindale: Guy Nelson Hall.
The ceilidh will be performed by Butter Side Up and there will be a raffle of prizes donated by local businesses help the CFT which is seeking a cure for a genetic disorder that affects the lungs and digestive system.
The band - including drummer Iain Copeland and guitarist Tom Salter - made a pilgrimage tomeet the locals and see the boats, Ceilidh, Cuillin, Tybee, Skye Dance and Loch Dunvegan.
We think the ceilidh (was) a good opportunity for doing this.
Three pairs of tickets for the outdoor Ceilidh in the Gardens - 02
The victorious August quartet consisted of Paddys Ceilidh (standard), Watchfour Twiggy (stayers), Emerson Jack (puppies) and Barneys Hondo (maidens).
You can find out a bit more about The Monster Ceilidh Band and forthcoming gigs on their MySpace web page.
And there's another ceilidh in the civic hall from 8pm when Coventry's veteran dance band Peeping Tom sets its usual lively pace.
PARENTS who set up a charity in memory of their daughter are holding a fundraising ceilidh.
Our free fringe events include amongst other things our Festival ceilidh on Saturday afternoon with Brassneck ceilidh band, also singarounds and music sessions in various venues throughout the weekend.
July 30: Ceilidh on Caledonia; Financial services reception; University of Edinburgh reception.
Top ceilidh band Hekety performs tomorrow night at Bedworth Civic Hall with caller Cat Kelly.
But I ended up wearing them at the reception after only two ceilidh dances.
Spot On Musical Theatre is gearing up for another season of productions but first it has a fundraising ceilidh to organise.