Programme of Events 2019

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Friday Aug 2nd

10:00 pm
Ceili in St. Ronan’s Hall -  Music by Rise the Dust
 

Saturday Aug 3rd

10:30 am
Harp competitions commence (see special brochure for details). Sponsored by Ariana Fuels. 
 
9:00 pm
Play - Beezneez Theatre Company - An Ordinary Man, written & directed by John McDwyer. Actor - Gerry Farrell. 
 

Sunday Aug 4th

2:30 pm
Opening of Crafts, Foods & Arts Displays in O’Carolan Heritage Park. (Exhibitors must book in advance).  
 
3:00 pm
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. 
 
4:30 pm
Music & Song from the GigRig at St. Ronan’s Hall with Men of the West featuring Stephen Doherty, David Doocey and Pat Coyne 
 
9:00 pm
Concert Téada with Séamus Begley 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

11:00 am
Visit and laying of wreath at O’Carolan’s grave - Kilronan Cemetery  
 
12:00 pm
Lecture in Kilronan Castle entitled ‘Roderic O’Conor’ - a Roscommon born artist of international fame. Speaker Jody Moylan
 
3:00 pm
Music, Song & Dance with youth members of Keadue CCE 
 
4:00 pm
Live from the Heritage Park: Rakish - Free Event  
 
7:00 pm
Internationally Renowned Door Dancing Competition - music by Liam Purcell & friends.  
 
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