Festival Programme 2018

Subject to Change

DÉARDAOIN 6ú /THURSDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER

  • 9.30pm: Launch of DVD with David Geaney & SuperCéili
    Ionad: The Dingle Pub, Main Street

AOINE 7ú /FRIDAY 7th SEPTEMBER

  • 12pm: Craoladh beo ó Thigh Uí Churráin ar an gclár ‘Saol ó Dheas’ – live radio transmission from Curran’s Pub with festival musicians & singers.
    Ionad: Curran's Pub, Main Street
  • 4pm-12am: Session Trail, various venues (see festival flier for details)
    Ionaid: Various Pubs in Dingle Town
  • 10.30pm: Club na Féile
    Ionad: O'Sullivan's Courthouse Pub

SATHARN 8ú /SATURDAY 8th SEPTEMBER

  • 12pm-12am: Session Trail, various venues (see festival flier for details)
    Ionaid: Various Pubs in Dingle Town
  • 12pm: All-ages Dance Workshop with Edwina Guckian (sean-nós steps, brush dance & other party-pieces!)
    Táille: €5 (€10 family)
    Ionad: Benner's Hotel, Main Street
  • 3pm: Open singing session led by Proinnsias & Máirtín Ó Cathasaigh, Séamus Brogan & Caoimhe Blennerhassett.
    Ionad: Curran's Pub, Main Street
  • 4pm: Open Dance session, The Dingle Pub, led by Officially Tapped, Edwina Guckian, members of Áirc Damhsa & many more.
    Ionad: The Dingle Pub, Main Street
  • 5-7pm: ‘Cosy Concerts’ & pour your own pint Launch featuring Brendan McCreanor & special guests. Pre-book with venue.
    Ionad: McCarthy's Bar, Goat Street
  • 9.30pm: Free Concert with Máirín Fahy, Chris Kelly & dancers Dara Kelly & Anne Marie Keaney.
    Ionad: The Dingle Pub, Main Street
  • 12-2am: Club Na Féile with 'The Rising'
    Ionad: The Dingle Pub, Main Street

DOMHNACH 9ú /SUNDAY 9th SEPTEMBER

  • 11am: Tunes & Songs with Caoimhe, Aisling & guests
    Ionad: Bean in Dingle, Greet Street
  • 12pm-Midnight: Session Trail, various venues (see festival flier for details)
    Ionaid: Various Pubs in Dingle Town
  • 3pm: Songs with Tommy & Saundra O'Sullivan
    Ionad: McCarthy's Bar, Goat Street
  • 7pm: Coirmcheoil na Féile: Michael McGoldrick, Tony Byrne & Edwina Guckian
    Ionad: St. James' Church
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  • 9pm: Closing Session with Derek Hickey, Catherine McHugh & special guests.
    Ionad: Curran's Pub, Main Street


Session Trail Venues: The Dingle Pub, Curran’s, McCarthy’s, O’Sullivan’s Courthouse Pub, An Droichead Beag, O’Flaherty’s, Adam’s Bar, Neligan’s, Foxy John’s, Kennedy’s, Dingle Bay Hotel, John Benny’s, Dick Mack’s, An Chonair.

Session Trail Musicians: Brian Kissane, Conor O’Sullivan, Muireann Banks, Claire Sherry, ALFI, Derek Hickey, Catherine McHugh, UCC Trad Soc, Mike Meade, Paudie Harrington, Lorraine O’Brien, Freda Hatton, Clíodhna Ní Bheaglaoich, Seán Hughes, Paul Clesham, Shane Creed, Aoibheann Queally, Méabh Ní Bheaglaoich, Jeremy Spencer, Gary Lynch, James Hogan Band, Áirc Damhsa Group, Aisling Barrett, Nicole Ní Dhubhshláine, Caoimhe Blennerhassett, David Healy, Seán Leahy, Glór, Greta Curtin, Brian Scannell, Daragh Horan & mórán eile nách iad!