Join Us At The
Crooked Crow Bar
The Crooked Crow Bar is an Independent Events Bar based in the heart of Bedfordshire.
From 3pm-8pm (Tue-Fri) we have our after work drop in! With free entry, our crooked pool table, darts & board games available and, of course, great tunes, beer and our great selection of Crow Cocktails! Then in the evenings we host our fantastic events: from live music to Jam nights, stand up comedy, BYO vinyl, quizzes and more!
Plus delicious Pie & Mash street food available every from The Pie Nest every Saturday & Sunday 12-4pm.
Over 16's only.
Dogs are welcome before 8pm.
* Tickets may be required for scheduled events
BYO Vinyl: Sat 12pm-6pm
Mondays are tough enough without adding in the need to be sociable! So for the good of humankind, we have decided that on Mondays, we are CLOSED!
From 3pm, we are open for our after work drop in! The pool table will be out, darts and board games are available and there will be (of course) great tunes, drinks & atmosphere
The Pie nest
Available Saturday & Sunday 12-4pm
Delicious Pieminister pie & mash and Jamaican inspired patties. Each week we have a different "Pie of the Week" as well as our usual great range.
2nd Wednesday of each month
Join us for our monthly quiz, the 2nd Wednesday of each month. We are proud that our quiz is the silliest quiz in town, with rounds such as "Foul-Mouthed Anagrams" and "Name That Mouse"!
Castle comedy night
The Last Wednesday of each month
Every last Wednesday of the month Castle Comedy teams up with The Crooked Crow Bar to bring you some of the finest stand-up comedians on the circuit, because, let's face it, we could all do with a laugh right now! We have been proud to host some of the finest names in comedy including Ninia Benjamin, Hal Cruttenden, Simon Brodkin, Mike Gunn, Fiona Allen, Nathan Caton, Steve N Allen, Paul McCaffrey, Ian Stone and Henning Wehn.
This is a ticketed event (tickets available on our website and Facebook page). Doors: 7.30pm
Mystery & Murder
1st Wednesday of each month
Join us every 1st Wednesday of the month for a night of Mystery & Murder. This is a blend of an escape room, a games night and a murder mystery all in the setting of an awesome bar! The game is to solve the mystery and find the murderer and it is a new game every month. The game takes approximately 1 hour and you can start play whenever you are ready (between 8-9:30pm). Teams of up to 6 people. And you are welcome to enjoy the bar before/after your game as our pool table will be out, darts and board games available and (of course), awesome tunes and great beers! Free Entry. No pre booking required.
2nd Thursday of each month
With a fantastic house band and drum kit, pa, monitors, mics, stands, and amps provided, this is an event for musicians to be able to get up on our stage and have some fun, drink some beer and bang out some awesome tunes. If you wish to participate, just let us know on the night. You will need to bring your guitar or sticks (depending on what you play) and we will give you a shout when it's time for you to rock out!
The Hip Hop Lounge
Last Friday of each month
The Hip Hop Lounge is the brain child of April Blue & Crazy James, who with a passion for the urban hip-hop scene, wanted to create a platform for fresh talent to perform and for people who love the genre, to enjoy. With open mic slots for singers. rappers & freestylers, guest performances, live band and DJ, this event is absolutely EPIC... Blinding talent, great atmosphere, brilliant music and great beer! *Merch available on the night. 8pm-12am Entry £5
Advance Tickets (limited tickets will be available on the door):
If you are interested in stepping up to the mic, contact the organisers here:
saturday live music
Every Saturday, 9pm
High energy, dance friendly, free live music every Saturday night from 9pm. Over 16s only (under 18s must be accompanied by an adult). There will be very limited seating (but plenty of standing room), loud music and flashing lights during the gig. We recommend you arrive early to ensure entry as Saturday nights tend to be very well attended!
To find out what fantastic bands we have coming up, check out our events page:
Every Saturday, 12-6pm
Come and give your favourite vinyl a spin on our twin Technic 1200s plus mixer and hear it through our fantastic Studiomaster inhouse PA system. The idea of this event is to create a friendly, chilled environment with a brilliant eclectic soundtrack (so no superstar DJs required)! The pool table is out, board games available and (of course), great beer/cocktails/coffee and delicious pie & mash available 12-4pm. Over 16s only (under 18s must be accompanied by an adult). Dogs welcome.
Every Sunday, 12-4pm
Every Sunday 12-4pm, join us for chilled acoustic music in our gorgeous bar.
With great beer, cocktails, music and company!
The last Sunday of each month we have The Double Decker's Soul, Mod, Motown & Ska Classic Vinyl.
Sundays are free entry, so arrive early to avoid disappointment!
We have events most Wednesdays and Thursdays and every single Friday and Saturday night. Fridays are ticketed live music and details & tickets are available on our website via our EVENTS page.
We will also be launching our B4WD event, monthly DRAG event, weekly podcast and in-house escape room this Summer. So watch this space as more details TBA.