Entries by Fleadh

PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING FOR THE PEOPLE OF DROGHEDA

Members of the public in Drogheda are being invited to attend an important information briefing on arrangements for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2018. The event, which is hosted by the local Fleadh Executive Committee and supported by Louth County Council, will be held on Thursday 21st June between 4pm and 7:30pm at the Drogheda Youth […]

Children’s Mid Morning Sessions

Children’s Mid Morning Sessions will take place from 13-16 August from 11am-12pm at the Barbican Theatre in Drogheda. Monday 13th August  Join BBC Young Traditional Musician of the Year 2013, Paddy Callaghan, Glasgow. Tuesday 14th August  Mid Morning session hosted by multi-instrumentalist Kathryn Brown, Tipperary. Wednesday 15th August  Enjoy a few tunes and maybe a […]

LOCAL BUSINESSES INVITED TO FLEADH CHEOIL NA hÉIREANN BRIEFING

Members of the local business community are invited to an important information briefing on arrangements for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2018. The event, which is hosted by the local Fleadh Executive Committee and supported by Louth County Council, will be held on Wednesday 30th May, from 6pm for a 6.30pm start at the Westcourt Hotel, […]

DROGHEDA WELCOMES FLEADH CHEOIL NA hÉIREANN 2018

Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2018 is the largest celebration of Irish music, song and dance in the world and has been launched in Drogheda, Co.Louth today, Tuesday 1st May 2018. This year’s Fleadh, which is sponsored by the Credit Union, will be held from 12th – 19th of August and boasts some of the country’s […]

WELCOMING MUSIC BACK TO THE STREETS #MusicAtTheGate

After a very long winter, Music at the Gate is back to fill streets of Drogheda with traditional Irish music, song and dance. Taking place on Saturday 5th May from 10.30am to 2.00pm at Saint Laurence’s Gate, this free event is open to everyone. Founder of #MusicAtTheGate Darragh Ó hÉiligh explains “This is an open […]

The Essential Guide To Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann

The Executive Committee for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is finalising a full programme of events in the coming weeks as the final touches are put in place ahead of the week-long festivities set to take place. Significant progress has been made in recent weeks with event organisers receiving a further endorsement of their hard work last […]

Fleadh Licence Application Submitted To Louth County Council

The Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Executive Committee has submitted an application to Louth County Council seeking official approval for the staging of Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann in Drogheda during the summer. A licence application is being sought by the committee from Louth County Council for the event, which is expected to attract close to 400,000 […]