Trad Radio Irelands Festival Dates 2019

        

January                        

Shannonside Winter Music Festival Sixmilebridge, Clare 17th – 21st  

        

TradFest Temple Bar Dublin 23rd – 27th

Ballincollig Music Festival Ballincollig, Cork 23rd -27th

        

IMBOLC International Music Festival        Derry 15th – 10th

         

Packie Duignan weekend Drumshanbo, Leitrim 25th – 27th         

February                         

Feile na Tana Carlingford 1st – 3rd

Rosslare Song Gathering, Rosslare,        1st – 3rd

Feile  na Stoirme Dingle 1st – 3rd        

        

Tionol Nioclais Tobin        An Rinn,  Waterford 8th – 10th

        

Eigse an Spideil Spiddal, Galway 10th – 14th

        

Concertina Cruinniú Miltown Malbay, Clare 15th – 17th         

Scoil Cheoil an Earraigh Ballyferriter, Kerry 20th – 24th         

                        

Russell Memorial Weekend Doolin, Clare 21st – 24th         

The Gathering Traditional Festival Killarney, Kerry 27th – 3rd        

Corofin Traditional Festival Corofin, Clare 27th – 3rd

March                        

Aran Celtic Music Festival Inis Mor, Galway 8th – 11th         

NYAH Traditional Music Festival Cavan 15th- 18th        

Kilkenny Trad Fest Kilkenny 14th – 19th        

Ceardlann Earraigh        Celbridge, Kildare                

Inishowen Singing Festival Donegal 22nd –25th

        

Blossom Harp Festival Tuamgraney, Clare 12th – 14th

Tullamore Trad Fest Tullamore, Offaly 12th – 14th        

Feile Patrick Byrne Carrickmacross, Monaghan 12th – 14th        

Maurice O’Keefe Weekend Kiskeam, Cork 19th – 22nd

                        

                        

April                        

Carlow Pan Celtic Festival Carlow 16th - 22nd

        

Clifden Trad Fest Clifden, Galway 11th – 14th

        

Cruinniú na bhFliúit Flute Meeting Ballyvourney, Cork 24th – 27th

Consairtin Ennis, Clare 25th – 28th

Leitrim Dance Week Carrick on Shannon 22nd –28th

Ballydehob Traditional Music Festival Ballydehob, Cork 12th – 14th

        

Kilfenora Music Festival Kilfenora Clare 26th – 29th

Ulster song gathering Omagh, 26th – 27th        

 

Feile Neidin, Kenmare Irish Music Festival Kenmare, Kerry ??

Ceol na nGlinnti Antrim 10th – 12th                         

                        

May                        

Fleadh na gCuach (Cuckoo Fleadh)        Kinvara, Galway 3rd – 6th

        

Fleadh by the Feale Abbeyfeale, Limerick 2nd – 6th         

                        

Joe Heaney Festival Carna, Galway 3rd – 6th         

                        

Cup of Tae Festival Ardara, Donegal 3rd – 6th         

                        

Feile Chois Cuain Louisburgh, Mayo        3rd – 6th         

                        

Carrigaholt Oyster & Trad Festival Carrigaholt, Clare 3rd – 5th

        

Cos Cos Sean Nos Festival Drumcliffe, Sligo 6th – 12th         

Fiddle Fair Baltimore, Cork 9th – 12th

 

Fleadh na Deise. Waterford Traditional Music Festival        

 

Kilmacthomas, Co Waterford        17th – 19th

 

Feile Chnoc na Gaoithe, Tulla Trad Music Festival Tulla, Clare 17th – 19th

        

Skerries Traditional Music Weekend        Skerries, Dublin 18th – 20th         

World Fiddle Day Scartaglin, Kerry 17th – 19th  

World Fiddle Day Glenties, Donegal 18th

        

Fleadh Nua Ennis, Clare 19th – 27th         

                        

June                        

Michael Dwyer Festival Allihies, Cork 7th – 9th

Yvonne Casey Croi, Ennistymon 7th - 9th

John McKenna Music Festival Drumkeeran, Co Leitrim 7th – 9th         

 

Doolin Folk Festival Doolin, Clare 14th – 16th

Ballydehob song gathering Ballydehob, Cork 14th – 16th

        

Con Curtin Festival Brosna, Kerry 28th – 1st         

Jim Dowling Uilleann Pipe and Trad Festival        Glengarriff, Cork 21st – 23rd         

Craiceann Summer School Inis Oir, Galway        24th – 28th         

Blas International Summer School Limerick        24th – 5th

        

Cross Traditional Music Weekend Cross, Clare 29th – 1st         

An Chúirt Chruitireachta (International Harp Festival) Termonfeckin, Louth        30th – 5th

        

July                        

Feile Brian Boru Killaloe/Ballina, Clare, Tipperary 3rd – 7th         

Féile Traidphicnic Spiddal, Galway 5th – 7th

Scoil Samraidh Willie Clancy        Miltown Malbay, Clare  6th – 14th

        

Ceol na Coille Summer School Letterkenny, Donegal 8th – 12th

South Sligo Summer School        Tubbercurry, Sligo 14th – 20th

        

Fleadh Cheoil Na Mumhan (Munster Fleadh) Ennis, Clare 14th –22nd

        

Ceili at the Crossroads Festival Clarecastle, Clare 14th – 21st         

Joe Mooney Summer School        Drumshanbo, Leitrim        20th – 27th         

Fiddler’s Green Festival Rostrevor, Down 21st – 28th

        

Meitheal Summer School Ennis, Clare 22nd –27th

         

Scoil Acla Summer School Achill Island, Mayo 27th – 3rd

         

Donegal Fiddle Summer School Glencolmcille, Donegal 29th – 2nd

         

Belfast Summer School of Traditional Music        Belfast 27th – 3rd         

Sliabh Luachra Summer School Rockchapel, Cork July/Aug

        

Laois Trad Summer School Portlaoise, Laois 20th -22nd

         

Phil Murphy Weekend        Carrig-on-Bannow, Wexford 25th – 28th

         

                        

                        

August                        

Kilrush Traditional Music and Set Dancing Festival Kilrush, Clare 31st  – 5th

Sean McCarthy Weekend Festival Finuge, Kerry 1st – 5th         

James Morrison Traditional Music Festival Sligo 2nd – 5th

         

O’Carolan Harp Festival Keadu, Roscommon 2nd – 7th         

Feakle International Traditional Music Festival Feakle Clare 7th – 12th         

Scully’s Trad Fest Newmarket, Cork 8th – 12th          

Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann Drogheda, Louth 11th-18th

Feile Ceol Na Locha Tourmakeedy, Mayo

                

Masters of Tradition Bantry, Cork 21st – 25th

Crotty Galvin Traditional Music Weekend Moyasta, Clare

                

Ballyshannon Folk and Traditional Music Festival Ballyshannon, Donegal 2nd – 5th         

Seachtain Ceoil Chois Fharraige Spiddal, Galway        

        

September                        

Fingal Fleadh and Fair, Swords Castle, Dublin ??

Gig’n the Ban Portglenone, Antrim ?        

Johnny Doherty Music & Dance Festival Ardara, Donegal 20th – 22nd

Ceol Na gCruach The Glen Tavern, Donegal

                

Dingle Tradfest Dingle, Kerry

                

Tuam Trad Festival Tuam, Galway

                

Gerry Whelan Memorial Weekend Cootehill, Cavan

                

Feile Cheoil Larry Reynolds Ballinasloe, Galway

                

Frank Harte Festival, Dublin                

Music Under the Mountains, Wicklow                

Cork Folk Festival Cork,                

October                        

Garry McMahon traditional singing festival

O’Carolan Harp Festival        Abbeyfeale.  Limerick

Nobber, Meath        18th – 20th

        

 

Glenties Fiddlers Weekend        Glenties, Donegal                

Ed Reavy Traditional Music Festival        Cavan                

Foxford Traditional Weekend        Foxford, Mayo                

Sligo Live Folk Roots and Indie Festival        Sligo                

Cooley Collins Festival        Gort, Galway                

Willie Keane weekend        Doonbeg, Clare                

Feile Strokestown        Strokestown, Roscommon                

Féile Chruite Achill Harp Fest        Achill Island, Mayo        25th – 28th         

Scoil Cheoil na Botha        Scotstown, Monaghan                

Patrick O’ Keeffe Traditional Music Festival        Castleisland, Kerry        25th – 28th         

November                        

Ennis Trad Fest        Ennis, Clare        7th – 11th         

William Kennedy Piping Festival        Armagh                

Drogheda Traditional Music Weekend        Drogheda, Louth        

        

December                        

Éigse Dhiarmuid Uí Shúilleabháin        Ballyvourney, Cork                

Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair        Gweedore, Donegal                

Trá Buí /Pearse Holmes memorial Traditional Music Weekend.        Dohooma, Mayo