Please tell us about open mic nights not listed here, send an e-mail to:

michelle@yorkshiremusiccollective.co.uk

We try to keep this up to date but things change, so check with the venue if you are travelling there

North Yorkshire Open Mic Nights

Monday

Tuesday

Name: Open Mic
Venue: The Yorkshire Terrier - Stonegate, York YO1 8AS
Frequency: Every Tuesday 8:00pm - Midnight Hosted by Vinnie Whitehead
Info:The Yorkshire Terrier Situated on historic Stonegate, hidden behind The York Brewery Gift Shop lies this little gem. The Yorkshire Terrier is a charming inn with a warm and friendly welcome, a great range of cask ales, spirits, wines and lagers. A great place to rest weary feet after enjoying the sights of Historic York. Every Tuesday Vinnie hosts the open mic night in a friendly welcoming atmosphere with a free drink for every performer.

Name: Ruby Tuesdays Open Mic
Venue: SOTANO Charcuterie - Bar (No. 1 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX)
Frequency: Every Tuesday - Hosted by Vinnie Whitehead
Info:Sotano is proud to present York's Tuesday night open mic night, hosted by Chris Helme. With free entry, a great vibe, drinks promotions and vinyl interludes, the event goes on from 9pm til late every Tuesday. All are welcome and are encouraged to bring yourself, your instruments and your mates. You're advised to get there early if you want a slot. "We are perched precariously on a volcanic hotbed of musical talent in this fair city. Just go to one of the many open mic nights and you'll hear and see what I mean. "Every Tuesday night from 9:00pm I'll be making noises using my mouth and lungs and playing proper vinyl records on a proper record player in between the performances

Name: Open Mic
Venue: The Winning Post, York
Frequency: Every 1st and 3rd Tuesday
E-mail: g-blueskies@hotmail.co.uk
URL: Website
Info:To provide artists with the chance to show us what they're capable of in a relaxed environment around fellow musicians and an appreciative audience. Those who impress will be given the chance to play at future blueskies showcase events.

Name: Open Mic
Venue: The Bay Horse, Stamford Bridge
Frequency: Every 2nd Tuesday
E-mail: g-blueskies@hotmail.co.uk
URL: Website
Info:To provide artists with the chance to show us what they're capable of in a relaxed environment around fellow musicians and an appreciative audience. Those who impress will be given the chance to play at future blueskies showcase events. House drum kit provided

Wednesday

Thursday

Name: Harrogate Open Mic
Venue: Bilton WMC, Skipton Road, Harrogate, HG1 4LL
Frequency: Every Thursday 8-11pm
URL: Facebook
Info:A free-entry acoustic open mic with PA and microphones provided. Non-members welcome.

Friday

Name: Open Mic
Venue: The Frankland Arms, Thirsk YO7 1DF (01845 522027)
Frequency: Monthly, Friday evenings from 9pm (advertised on our facebook page)
URL: Facebook
Info:The Frankland Arms is situated on Ingramgate in Thirsk. The towns primary live music and sports pub offers a wide selection of draught lagers, beers and ales as well as rums and other spirits. Always a warm and friendly atmosphere filled with people who enjoy listening to a wide range of live music. All acts are welcome.

Saturday

Sunday

Name: Open Mic
Venue: The Red Lion, Merchantgate, York YO1 9TU
Frequency: Every Sunday (6.30-11pm) hosted by Vinnie Whitehead
URL: Facebook
Info:The Red Lion is a York real ale pub steeped in history, built and structured around original 13th Century wooden beams, with roaring open fireplaces and traditional rustic charm. As one of York's oldest pubs, we're sure it's seen its fair share of ghosts! The open mic night has a very chilled out, intimate vibe with music at a mellow volume and a regular, friendly audience. All are welcome - so far we've been entertained by solo acoustic acts, acoustic bands, spoken word, comedy and magic. Every performer gets a free drink and we recommend trying some of the fantastic real ales.

Name: Harrogate Open Mic
Venue: Ivory Bar, 2 The Ginnel, Harrogate HG1 2RB
Frequency: Every Sunday (8-11pm)
URL: Facebook
Info:A free-entry acoustic open mic with PA and microphones provided