Friday Aug 2nd
Ceili in St. Ronan’s Hall – Music by Rise the Dust
Saturday Aug 3rd
Harp competitions commence (see special brochure for details). Sponsored by Ariana Fuels.
Family Fun Day – Brilliant day out for all the family…with sports events, football in the all weather pitch, bouncy castles and loads of other surprises (Insurance covered by Keadue Sportsfield Committee)
15-18 & Senior Harp Competitions commence
Play – Beezneez Theatre Company – An Ordinary Man – this performance by Gerry Farrell of John Mc Dwyer’s master piece is an unmissable piece of theatre
Sunday Aug 4th
Opening of Crafts, Foods & Arts Displays in O’Carolan Heritage Park. (Exhibitors must book in advance).
Festival Parade led by Raheen Pipe Band from Elphin – Assembly in Church Car Park. A sample of the Cultural, Business, Voluntary & Plain Daft life of the region will pass by towards St. Ronan’s Hall.
Music & Song from the GigRig at St. Ronan’s Hall with Men of the West featuring Stephen Doherty, David Doocey and Pat Coyne
Concert Téada (CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW)
Téada with Séamus Begley in concert in St. Ronan’s Hall. An Irish traditional band with a truly worldwide reach, Téada has appeared as a frequent headliner at major music festivals throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Africa, Russia, the Middle East and Australia. Read More….
Monday Aug 5th
Visit and laying of wreath at O’Carolan’s grave – Kilronan Cemetery
Lecture in Kilronan Castle entitled ‘Roderic O’Conor’ – a Roscommon born artist of international fame. Speaker Jody Moylan
Music, Song & Dance with youth members of Keadue CCE
Live from the Heritage Park: Rakish – local traditional Irish, Folk & Country music group (Free Event)
Internationally Renowned Door Dancing Competition – music by Liam Purcell & friends.