The Golden Lion is a high quality live music venue of choice, with a variety of music from Open Mic, Folk to Rock. keep checking in to see our line up...

If you have talent and are interested in performing at The Golden Lion, rock up and show us what you have got at our 'Open Mic' sessions, we would love to hear from you

Valentines Party!

Celebrate Valentine's day at the Golden Lion's annual Valentines disco
Cocktails - Shots - Photobooth

Sat 16th February @9pm

Ritchi Bee

Ritchie Bee

Introducing a new band at The Golden Lion 'Ritchie Bee'! with a nectar fuelled set from the 70's to the 90's including Bruce Springsteen, The Police, Tom Petty, Cheap Trick, Bryan Adams, The Cars, REM, ZZ Top and other legends...

Saturday 2nd March @9pm

Driven Serious

Driven Serious

Fans recently described their performance as ‘F**k You Folk.’ Their intense energy, emotion, genuineness and fun always engage the audience to the extent that they leave wanting more. They guarantee to deliver a truly engaging show and lift the audience with their acoustic / electric driven folk / punk don’t miss this opportunity to see this amazing performance from Driven Serious,

Saturday March 16th @ 9pm!


It ain't over yet! Our annual Boxing Day Disco is sure to wrap up Christmas with a bang!🎄🎉🍻👍😄🍻

Tuesday 26th December @9pm


The Tar Bar’l takes place in Allendale every year on New Year’s Eve, 31st December Also known as the Tar Barl, Bah'l, Bahl, and Baal - the spellings are various as it is a contraction of 'barrel' - the Tar Bar’l is perhaps one of the most spectacular examples of fire festivals still practiced today. This sizzling ceremony has been celebrated for at least 160 years, though some believe it began in the Middle Ages, READ MORE

Sunday 31st December @11:30pm

Burns Night

Join us to celebrate Burns Night with special guest Leonard Brown Scottish Champion Accordion player & comedian & member of the former Happy Cats Band, we will be serving tasty Haggis, Neeps & Tatties sharing plates which will be available to purchase in the bar along with quality single malt whisky..... test your whisky knowledge with our tasting competition!

Thursday 25th January From 7pm