As if an evening spent at The Blue Raddle isn’t entertaining enough!
Here’s a list of regularly held evening events and entertainment at The Raddle:
Friday Charity Meat Draw Night
(draw at 9.30 pm every week)
Choice cuts of meat, sausages and breakfast packs are raffled in a wacky draw for good causes. Money raised from past draws and collected over a period has been donated to Joseph Weld Hospice, a hospice local to Dorchester and Bliss a charity devoted to providing care and support to premature babies and their parents.
Wednesday Folk Music Night
(starts between 8.00pm and 9,00pm-see Facebook and Twitter announcements for which Wednesdays)
Spend the night with Jerry Bird and friends as historical English songs (not subject to copyright) are revisited. Jerry plays fiddle, guitar, mandolin and banjo in various folk and folk rock bands-most recently State of Undress.
Wednesday Fiddles Music Night
(starts between 8.00pm and 9.00pm-see Facebook and Twitter announcements for which Wednesdays)
Matt Tarling has been a professional musician for over 14 years being classically trained. He has lived and played music in Ireland and toured extensively in Europe with a variety of bands most recently Elephant Talk. Join Matt and friends for a night of historical Irish style fiddle music (not subject to copyright).
Sunday Cheese Night (cheese served from 8.00pm)
Join regular Raddlers for an evening of laughter over a pint and a chunk of cheese. Cheese contributions are always gratefully received!
Pub Team Games
The Blue Raddle supports a crib team who play each week during the season on Tuesdays. Details of all team events are available on request.