Below is a list of events open to the public.
Hambledon Hopstep Band 30th - 096

We play most weekends, but many of the bookings are private parties or weddings and therefore not listed below. Please use contact form if you want to book the band for a community event or fundraiser, private party or wedding.

Please double check and ring the contact number in case any details have changed since this information was published. Also check this page in case of last minute changes of the venue or the times or a cancellation
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Fri. 23rd June Filly Loo at Ashmore village (near Shaftesbury) around the pond. This is a great free outdoor annual event, village fete with lots of stalls and community dancing in the street. There are also dance display teams and the Green Man with the atmospheric Abbot Bromley’s Horn Dance at dusk surrounded by flaming torches, not to be missed if you have never been. 7.00pm stalls open, 7.30pm dancing starts. Ring 01747 811413 for more details.

Sun. 25th June We are playing at Stratton Village fete in the afternoon, come and listen. Stratton is to the west of Dorchester.

Sat. 9th Sept. Main ceilidh at Swanage School as part of the Swanage Folk Festival, doors open 7.00pm dancing starts 7.30pm see for more information re tickets etc.
Sat. 18th Nov. Fundraising ceilidh in Laverstock Village Hall SP1 1RQ near Salisbury. The charity is called Health Improvement Project Zanzibar, look up HIPZ for more info. Doors open 7.00pm dancing starts 7.30pm, bar with drinks and bratwurst in a roll provided. Adults £12 children £6. Ring Jill 07710 259820 or email for tickets.