The ceilidh dance Virginia Reel is one of Ceilidh Tree’s all time favourites. We usually include it early on in a set as it’s so quick to teach and also helps us start with a bit of a bang. The dramatic formation with two long lines and that crucial final gallop in the Virginia Reel
From Scottish ceilidhs, and weddings to Irish ceilidhs and beginner barndances, Kent ceilidh band Ceilidh Tree are guaranteed to get everyone dancing with ace fiddles and a caller. We perform very regularly throughout Kent in Canterbury, Tunbridge Wells, Maidstone, Dartford and beyond – whether you’re ceilidh virgins or veterans, we’ll get you jigging!
'We had an absolutely terrific time. It was great to see so many people on the dance floor enjoying themselves.' - Emma, Wedding, Lympne Castle, Canterbury, Kent
We had an absolutely terrific time. It was great to see so many people on the dance floor enjoying themselves. - 23 Jun 2019
Kent ceilidh band reviews & venues:
Lympne Castle, Canterbury, Kent
“Ceilidh Tree were fantastic – the music was brilliant, the caller was clear and patient with instructions and everyone (from beginners to ceilidh-veterans) loved the dancing.” – Rachel, Wedding @Lympne Castle, Kent.
Lympne Castle offers a fairytale setting and we’ve been lucky to perform there for many weddings over the last couple of years. More info on the Lympne Castle blog.
The House Meadow, Ashford, Kent
“The band (and later on as DJ) gave a real boost of fun and energy into an already wonderful day!” – Eddie Thomas, Wedding, The House Meadow, Kent.
A truly stunning farm backdrop with barns screaming to be danced in! We’re very fond of this venue for a Kent ceilidh or barndance!
Hoath House, nr. Tunbridge Wells, Kent
“Ceilidh Tree were amazing and had everyone up dancing all night! The ceilidh first dance was so amazing and such a fun way to do it!” – Boho Weddings Blog (Wedding Ceilidh, Hoath House, Kent) Hoath House is an incredibly atmospheric mediaeval manor and one of our fave Kent spots for a Kent ceilidh. We’re also regulars at Falconhurst, High Rocks, Kent Life Museum, Nettlestead Place, Odos Barn, Tunbridge Wells Spa Hotel and Maidstone Tithe Barn.