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

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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

 

 

7pm

 

 

9.30pm-12.30am

 

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

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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

 

 

12.15pm

 

 

 

 

3.00pm

Monday 30th October

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Blessing at Joe Cooley's grave, Peterswell

 

 

farewell sessions (sessions in pubs throughout the town)

 

 

Enquiries: (091) 631923

 

 

12.00pm