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

The Conquistadors performing Procol Harum

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 £33.00 (£30.00) Tickets not available

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.
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More information about The Conquistadors performing Procol Harum tickets

Members and Former members of Big Country, Wishbone Ash, Animals & Friends Steve Cropper and Liam Gallagher's Band, unite to perform an Anthology set of Classic Procol Harum. THE CONQUISTADORS will shortly be embarking on a European Tour and will be doing a unique intimate show at Barnoldswick Music and Arts Centre. Classic songs like Conquistador, A Whiter Shade of Pale, Homburg, Beyond The Pale, Old English Dream, A Salty Dog, A Rum Tale and so many more

Mr P worth Thompson
“Proud for y’all! The accolades are hard earned”

David Hardman
“It really was like witnessing the birth of something awesome. Best gig I've seen in ages, and I see a lot! The whole band just works! Great music rarely heard, and even more rarely is it played so well. Just fabulous. Can't wait to see the rest of the set. Thanks for a great night guys”!

Janet Denton
“Outstanding evening as always, what a line up!

Thankyou for bringing it to Barnoldswick.”

Gail Rushton
“This was sooooo good. Outstanding musicians playing fantastic songs! What’s not to like?? Would absolutely come to see you again”!