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 hello@thegoldenlion.net





Fathers Day/Alan Scott

BClassic Rock & Blues from the Scottish borders playing 50's up to 80's, covers include: George Thorogood, AC/DC, Steppenwolf, Free, Creedance Clearwater Revival, ZZ Top, Deep Purple, Joe Bonamassa, Aerosmith, Beatles, Marshall Tucker Band, Jimi Hendrix , Lonnie Mack, and many more...

Saturday18th June @2-6pm

Electric Central

Live band Electric Central come to the Golden Lion Allendale on SaturdayJune 24! Covering an extensive mixture of Rock & Pop favourites from the classics of The Beatles, Stevie Wonder & Queen to the chart hits of Kings of Leon, Oasis, Daft Punk and more! Electric Central play music that everyone wants to get up and dance to! www.facebook.com/electriccentral

Saturday24th June @9pm

Balls of Steel

Balls of Steel promises a spectacular night of Rock n' Roll at the Lion. Featuring All Star band members: Doug Hayes - Ex Gatecrashers on Drums, Duncan Emmerson -Ex Thyn Lizzy/Requiem on Bass. Sam "Simba Clark- Stinger/Sultans of Swagg on Guitar & Jim Clare - The Ballbreakers on Guitar

Saturday 15th July @9pm


Traffic Light Party!

BDon't let uncertainty, of whether someone is taken or not, stop you from going up to that person you fancy and sparking true love! Join us for our themed traffic light party! It's simple, choose a sticker; if you haven’t already guessed it: red means taken, yellow basically means could be open to persuasion and green is single and ready to mingle. It's bound to be a laugh! See you then! πŸ˜€πŸ’•πŸ»

Saturday 22nd Julyy @9pm

The Sublimes

Covering songs by Stereophonics, Beatles, Rolling Stones, Squeeze, Killers and many more! Set to headline at the Haydon Bridge Festival this year local band 'The SubLimes' are based in Allendale and Haydon Bridge. Come and enjoy! πŸ˜†πŸŽΌ 🎀🎸 🍺 🍻🍸 🍹

Saturday12th Aug @9pm

Summer Disco

Celebrating Summer @ The Golden Lion Hotel! After the Allendale AG Show 🍻🍹

Saturday 19th Aug9pm


Jess & Roly Johnson

We are delighted to present father and daughter duo Jess & Roly Johnson once again, Country singer/songwriters with a new sound! who will be entertaining us at The Golden Lion on Sunday 27th August from 2pm. With a mix of Country Classics and their own music we are in for a real treat!!🍻

Sunday27th August @3pm

JADE

Live band JADE will be rocking The Golden Lion on Saturday 2nd September, covering the likes of The Beatles, Bruce Springsteen, Bryan Adams, Tina Turner, Led Zepplin, Midnight Oil, AC/DC and many more!

Saturday2nd September @9pm

Gary Hall

A night of Country/ Americana from highly accredited artist Gary Hall! Songs of fresh and soulful rock' n' rolls roots, music drenched in all the essential ingredients of folk, blues and Americana. Come and enjoy! πŸ»οΈπŸŽΈοΈπŸŽ€οΈπŸŽΆπŸ˜€

Saturday 16th September @9pm


Jess & Roly Johnson

We are delighted to present father and daughter duo Jess & Roly Johnson to kick off the Allen Valleys Folk Festival Weekend!, Country singer/songwriters with a new sound! who will be entertaining us at The Golden Lion on Thursday 28th September from 8pm. With a mix of Country Classics and their own music we are in for a real treat!!🍻

Thurdsay28th September @8pm

The Happy Cats

Join as we welcome back the hugely talented Happy Cats over the Allen Valleys Folk Festival weekend!! πŸ˜πŸ‘πŸ»πŸΈπŸŽΌοΏ½

Friday 29th September @9pm

Various Folk Fest Sessions

An eclectic mix of music from the Allen Valleys Folk Festival line up performing at the Lion til late! special guests Pons Aelius 😝🎻 🎼🍻 http://allenvalleysfolkfestival.co.uk/πŸ»οΈπŸŽΈοΈπŸŽ€οΈπŸŽΆπŸ˜€

Saturday 30th September @10:30pm


Laura Silverstone

We are delighted to present Laura Silverstone based in Edinburgh, Scotland, Laura has been a composer and songwriter since the age of 13. At 21 years old she is at the moment recording her first solo studio album, in which she experiments with styles from space rock and advant-garde to folk and classical rock. Be sure not to miss this one! Come and enjoy our Sunday session with Laura starting at 3pm 8th October πŸ˜ƒπŸ»πŸŽ€πŸ»

Electric Temple

A four peice Professional Rock & Pop covers band based in the North East, covers from artists include Led Zeppelin, Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, David Bowie and many more! πŸ˜œπŸ˜ƒβœŒπŸ»πŸ»πŸŽ€πŸŽΈπŸŽΌοΏ½

Saturday 14th October @9pm

QUIZ NIGHT!

Are you a general knowledge wiz?! Join us every 1st and 3rd Thursday evening of the month for QUIZ Night! | 8pm kick off | Β£1 Entry Per Person Entry πŸ˜„πŸ»πŸ“°πŸ“

Thursday 2nd November @8pm


Halloween Disc0o0o!

HALLOWEENS COMING! πŸ‘»πŸŽƒ Get your costumes at the ready for the Lion's Halloween Disco, calling all Zombies, Vampires, Devils, Witches, Warlocks, Skeletons, Ghouls and Grim Reapers!! Best Dressed prizes! πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜œπŸ’€πŸ»

Saturday 28th October @9pm

Mount Hooley

We are delighted to present The Mt Hooley Band once again in celebration of Guy Fawkes night at the Lion on Sat 4th Nov 9pm πŸŽ‰πŸ˜ƒοΏ½

Saturday 4th November @9pm

Casino Night ft. Balls of Steel

Balls of Steel promises a spectacular night of Rock n' Roll @ the Lion! Combined with the highly anticipated fun CASINO NIGHT taking over our 1839 Restaurant for the evening with all the glitz and glam of Vegas βœ¨πŸΈπŸ’·. All welcome! We're in for a hell of a night!! πŸ˜ƒπŸŽ€πŸ˜œπŸ™ŒπŸΌπŸ»

Saturday 11th November @9pm


QUIZ NIGHT!

Are you a general knowledge wiz?! Join us every 1st and 3rd Thursday evening of the month for QUIZ Night! | 8pm kick off | Β£1 Entry Per Person Entry πŸ˜„πŸ»οΏ½πŸ»

Thursday 16th November @8pm

Electric Central

Electric Central

Live band Electric Central come to the Golden Lion Allendale on SaturdayJune 24! Covering an extensive mixture of Rock & Pop favourites from the classics of The Beatles, Stevie Wonder & Queen to the chart hits of Kings of Leon, Oasis, Daft Punk and more! Electric Central play music that everyone wants to get up and dance to! www.facebook.com/electriccentral

Saturday 25th November @9pm

Brett Foxton

Mississippi Sons

Introducing 'Mississippi Sons' @ the Lion. Performing a zestful Sunday jam session with all the best acoustic covers from 4pm πŸ˜„πŸŽ€ 🍻🎼�🍻

Sunday3rd December @4pm


QUIZ NIGHT!

Are you a general knowledge wiz?! Join us every 1st and 3rd Thursday evening of the month for QUIZ Night! | 8pm kick off | Β£1 Entry Per Person Entry πŸ˜„πŸ»οΏ½πŸ»

Thursday 7th December @8pm

The Happy Cats!

β€œA drop of the Irish, a hot spoonful of salsa, a twist of Tamla, shake it all up with thirty years of Rock and Roll experience and garnish with good humour – there you have The Happy Cats" The Happy Cats return to The Golden Lion on Saturday 16th December for one of their last ever gigs as a group! Whoo hoo, don't miss out on another great show, lock it in the diary! For more info on The Happy Cats visit http://thehappycats.com/

Possibly the last chance to see this band again :-(

Saturday 16th December @9pm

DIABLO

The boys are back! Diablo performs popular indie rock such as The Stereophonics, The Killers, Muse, Green Day and their own songs with awesome high energy, guaranteed to get you singing and dancing along.πŸ˜πŸ‘πŸ»πŸŽ€ πŸŽΆπŸ’ƒ 🎼�

Saturday23rd December @9pm