2017 Programme

*Due to shortage of funding, no workshops this year

View the session trail here: files/Session-Trail-Cooley-Collins-Trad-Fest-2017.jpg

Friday 27th October



Official Opening in Sullivans, the Square with special guest Theresa Smullen plus Anne Burke School of Dancing.
followed by

Céili in Sullivans Hotel with the "Star of Munster Céilí Band" €10

sponsored by Sullivans



followed by sessions in pubs throughout the town








Saturday 28th  October



Music and song.


We would like to welcome a host of musicians from the US, UK and from all over Ireland plus our own local musicians.


sessions in pubs throughout the town



Sunday 29th October



Sunday Mass at Gort church 

music by Comhaltas Gaillimh Theas Comhaltas group (followed by blessing of Collins grave)



Trad Session in Hennellys Beer Garden. Celebration of our Guinness World Record Holders. We would like to thank everyone that took part in the event.


sessions in pubs throughout the town









Monday 30th October



Blessing at Joe Cooley's grave, Peterswell



farewell sessions (sessions in pubs throughout the town)



Enquiries: (091) 631923