to remember the late Gerry Whelan


Cootehill, County Cavan is this year celebrating 10 years of the Gerry Whelan Memorial Weekend on the 12th–14th September

It will be an action packed weekend of traditional music, song and dance with lots of old and new faces coming together to celebrate the success of the event over the last 10 years.

Memorial Concert with Guest Artists including: MacDara Ó Raghallaigh, Dave Sheridan & Padraig McGovern, Claire and Ursula Byrne, Lorna McColm & David Hunter, Finbar Magee and Breige Quinn , Ray and Fionnuala Lawlor with Mickey McDonnell & Friends, Seamus Fay,  Cootehill CCE.

Workshops on: Fiddle, Button Accordion, Banjo, Flute, Tin Whistle and Bodhran

Singing workshop and singing session on Sunday Afternoon

Events: Fíor Céilí, Singing & Storytelling, Caint agus Comhrá, Gig Rig,

Oiche Cois Tine, Folk Club and Pub Sessions

Riverdance Masterclass Performance with James Greenan

James Greenan Dancing 2010_Web

Come and enjoy the Ceol Agus Craic in Cootehill this September