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Sean-Nós Mid Summer Fest, Athboy, June 22nd – 24th 2012

Sean-Nós Mid Summer Fest
Éigse Uí Ghramhnaigh
Athboy, Co Meath
June 22nd – 24th  2012


Friday June 22nd
7pm - High Nellie cycle tour
9pm - Open air traditional session with bonfire at Farmers’ Market
          Music, storytelling, singing and dancing

Saturday June 23rd

10.30am - Registration for music and dancing workshops
11am - Workshops; Concertina - Brenda Castles,
Fiddle - Bernadette Nic Gabhann, Whistle - Louise Mulcahy,
Sean-Nós Dancing with Emma O’Sullivan
1pm-2pm Lunch              

2pm-4pm Workshops continue
Sean Nós Dancing Competitions at Athboy Farmers’ Market
5pm - Under 12s followed by Under 18s  

 All Ireland senior sean-nós dancing competition
 7pm - Prize Money: Winner: €500, 2nd: €200, 3rd: €100
 Céilí  St. James’ Hall 9.30pm-12.30am, Music: Rise the Dust

Sunday June 24th
12.30pm - Guided walk to Tlachtga (ancient druid site) from Farmers’ Market
Céilí 2.30pm at Farmers’ Market,    Music: Brian Ború
Facebook:  Éigse Uí Ghramhnaigh All Ireland Sean Nós       
Contact: e-mail:
Tel: 0863140507 or 0872962320             

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