Live music & comedy

Friday Night Comedy brings the very best comedians from the UK and beyond to Alexander’s Live in the heart of Chester.

The only weekly comedy night in the city Friday Night Comedy will keep the laughs coming thick and fast week after week. For each
show we provide four brilliant comedians hand-picked to give you the best night out for the lowest possible price.

We also have our amazing bar, offering a huge selection of craft beers, ales, lagers, wine, gin, rum, whiskey, cocktails, soft drinks
and much, much more. you can be sure Friday Night Comedy customers will all have a great night out! It’s an offering like no other
elsewhere in Chester!

**Please note that seating is unreserved, on a first-come first-served basis and that all line-ups are subject to change without prior notice**

upcoming shows

We pride ourselves on bringing the best acts to Chester hosting events most days. Throughout the warmer months we host large live events in Rufus Court and our festivals days in the Alexander's Beer Garden. Please note that some events will require tickets to gain entry and at most events seating is unreserved and extremely limited. However, the dance floor will be in full swing!
We will always do our best to make your visit as fun as possible and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch using the form at the bottom of this page.

Our weekly schedule includes:

Mondays - Live local and touring bands

Tuesday - Chester's longest running Open Mic Night. Sign up from 7:30pm

Wednesday - LatinMania Salsa classes from 7pm - Late

Thursday - The hottest local bands or tribute shows

Friday - Weekly Friday Night Comedy

Saturday - Great party bands and tributes to get the dance floor filed

Sunday - Live Jazz, Folk or Blues from 2pm

Led Into Zeppelin

Alexander's Live, Chester.

This event is for 18 and over - No refunds will be issued for under 18s.

Entry Tickets

Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
STANDING £11.00 (£10.00)

Donate to Alexander's Live save our venues campaign

Alexander's is Chester's longest running Grassroots Live Music and Comedy Venue and is committed to giving a stage to new and exciting acts. We do all we can to bring a diverse and eclectic range of events for all to enjoy and if you would like to make a donation this money will be put towards making these shows happen, from covering band costs to technical support, equipment purchase, upkeep and ongoing maintenance. Thank you for your generosity and we look forward to seeing you at a show soon.
Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
£1 DONATION £1.00 (£1.00)
£5 DONATION £5.00 (£5.00)
£10 DONATION £10.00 (£10.00)
£20 DONATION £20.00 (£20.00)

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More information about Led Into Zeppelin tickets

The origins of the current incarnation stretch way back to a Slack Alice gig at The True Blues Club in Earlstown. Paul Bradshaw (Planty) was the house engineer at the time and Chris (JP) was playing guitar with the band. The two got talking about their mutual appreciation for all things Zeppelin after Paul mentioned to Chris how uncannily alike he sounded to Page.Numbers were swapped cos you never know! Fast forward to July 2018. Chris received a call from Paul whilst returning from an Available Jones gig at The Half Moon n Putney asking if he was still interested in playing in a Zep Trib. The original lineup of Led Into Zeppelin had fallen apart due to a series of misunderstandings and Paul was looking to resurrect the band. Chris was very interested….who wouldn`t be! He soon recruited one of his bandmates from from a late 80s musical venture called The Spurs. Step forward Damo Waite as JHB. Chris was certain he was perfect for the gig and Damo has more than proved him right. Eventually these three core members recruited Pete Betts (JPJ) on bass who`s proved his pedigree as one of the best in the business, and the baby of the band and well known local bluesman Jason Scott Wilkinson on keys. Since then the band have gone from strength to strength playing high profile venues from The Green in Kinross, The Forum in Darlington, The Boom Club in Sutton and many more enhancing their reputation as the UK`s premier tribute to the mighty Zeppelin.

Twitter is at @LedintoZeppelin