to remember the late Gerry Whelan


After 10 successful years, this is the second year of a new decade for the festival which has an action packed weekend of traditional music, song and dance with lots of new and old faces coming together to share their music, songs and stories.


Memorial Concert and Official Opening By Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann

President Ann Finnegan

Guest Artists include: Colum Sands and Karen Tweed,

George McAdam, Daithí Gormley, Caoimhe Kearns,

Oisín Morrison, Eibhlís Ní Shúilleabháin,

Seamus Fay,  Cootehill CCE group and other visiting musicians. 

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

Events: Singing & Storytelling, Caint agus Comhrá, Gig Rig / Street Music,

Rambling House and Folk Club

Pub Music and Singing Sessions throughout the weekend

Come and enjoy the Ceol Agus Craic in Cootehill this September

Karen Tweed

McKeaney Sisters

Colum Sands