Entries by Fleadh

Saint Patrick set to pave the way for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Festival

Drogheda can expect a Saint Patrick’s Day with a difference this year, with a four-day extravaganza spanning Friday to Monday planned throughout the town, which is part of an extensive programme of exciting family events planned in the run up to Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann this August. Residents and visitors to Drogheda will be treated […]

Drogheda Secures Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann For A Second Year

In a matter of weeks, Drogheda will announce a full programme featuring some of the top Irish and International artists set to perform at this year’s Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann. The news comes as Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann awarded Drogheda the honour of hosting the Fleadh in 2019 for the second consecutive year.   Chairperson of […]


Celebrating Irish Culture – Sneak Peek at The Programme! St. Patrick’s Day is turning in to a weekend festival for 2018 with the theme of celebrating Irish Culture – the year of the Fleadh. A weekend-long celebration of Irish culture, music, language, song and dance is planned to turn the town into a colourful celebration […]

Entertainment locations identified for Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann Drogheda 2018

Three strategic locations have been identified in Drogheda for the Gig Rig, the Dome and a location for Fleadh TV as part of the preparations for Fleadh Cheoil Na hÉireann 2018. The Fleadh executive committee undertook an exhaustive process in order to identify the best and most strategically located venues. Subject to final approval of […]

Irish Street Seisiún Busking Competition

The Fleadh Charter & Legacy Committee are bringing a taste of the Fleadh to the St. Patrick’s Weekend Festival. We are hosting an Irish Street Seisiún Busking Competition on Sunday 18th March from 2-5pm on Laurence Street Drogheda. Prizes include €300 cash for 1st Prize and a performance spot during the Fleadh in August. 2nd […]

Making Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann work for your Business

Making Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann work for your Business: Venue: Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda Date: 05/03/2018 Time: 12.00pm to 2.30pm Category: Enterprise Week An interactive workshop to help local retailers make the most of Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2018, in conjunction with Ennis Chamber, Retail Excellence Ireland and Drogheda & District Chamber https://www.localenterprise.ie/Louth/Training-Events/Online-Bookings/Making-Fleadh-Cheoil-na-hEireann-work-for-your-Business-.html Fleadh Cheoil na […]