About Us

With our unique combination of English, Irish, Scottish, American and Jewish music, coupled with both home grown and well known dances, the Green Kite Ceilidh Band offer a dance experience like no other.

Born at an impromptu barn-dance at the Climate Camp in the City in April 2009, the band continues to follow its vision of using the power of music and fun to bring people together for good causes.

In keeping with this principle, we operate as a collective. No two Green Kite ceilidhs are the same, but every one will carry our quirky signature blend of the traditional and the radical. Instruments which could appear on the night include include: bodhran, fiddle, mandolin, flute, guitar, piano, banjo or bass. Don’t worry about the steps, we’ll take you through them on the night. ... read more

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02 Centre, Finchley Road

A fun evening of music and dancing with the Green Kite Ceilidh Band in support of the Winch's work with children and young people.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Tickets on sale in person from the Winch or online at https://guestlistapp.com/events/285303

Date: 
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 19:00 - 23:00
Location: 
02 Centre
255 Finchley Road
London, NW3 6LU.
United Kingdom
See map: Google Maps

Emergency UK at the Unity Unitarian Church

Green Kite Ceilidh Band have teamed up with superb medical charity Emergency UK to raise money to provide medical care to victims of war.  Check out their activities around the world at http://www.emergencyuk.org/menu.php?A=001&ln=En.

There'll be sweet and savoury treats for sale, as well as a bar and as much energetic dancing as you can take.

Please join us and persuade your friends to come along too!

Tickets are available here:

http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ceilidh-in-support-of-emergency-uk-tickets-10257184515?aff=eorg

Date: Saturday, 22nd February, 7.30pm- 11pm.

Venue: Unity Unitiarian Church, 277A Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 2TZ (Next to the Islington Fire Station) 

Date: 
Saturday, February 22, 2014 - 19:30 - 23:30
Location: 
Unity Unitiarian Church
277A Upper Street Islington
London, N1 2TZ
United Kingdom
See map: Google Maps

Green Kite returns to London taarn!

September 22nd, 2013

The newly relaunched Green Kite Ceilidh Band have an exciting autumn programme of barnstorming dancing for you! As the nights draw in, we help you keep the cold out and the spirit warm with the aid of jigs and reels and the warm glow of making the world a little better too...
Check out our gigs on these pages...

Upcoming Gigs

Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 19:00 - 23:00

A fun evening of music and dancing with the Green Kite Ceilidh Band in support of the Winch's...

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