Programme 2018 - Wednesday 8th August

Time and Location Event Notes

7.30 pm -Community Hall

Admission: Free

Opening Night:

The Festival will be opened by legendary East Clare Musician, Seamus Bugler

There will be a photographic exhibition in association with local film “Lakeside Stories”

Music Recital with many of the talented young musicians from East Clare under the tutorship of Mary MacNamara. The committee are delighted to showcase the talent of these musicians from the East Clare Area. The concert will feature many of Mary’s past students and well as showcasing the present crop of talent. The unwavering work and commitment of Mary will ensure that the empathy for the music of the area and the high level of musicianship will carry on well into the future.

Wine & Food reception – all welcome.
9.30 pm - Bohan's Lounge
A special session featuring young East Clare musicians. The session will be led by Sorcha Costello.  
9.30 pm - Shortt's Bar .
A great night of music and fun with present and past members of the iconic Kilfenora Céilí Band including John Lynch, Pat Lynch, Mike Butler and friends .  
9.30 pm - Pepper's Bar

Mark Donnellan, John Canny, Brian Donnellan, Michael Landers and many more.

9.30 Session at Moloney’s Bar Informal session with local musicians