31st July - 2nd August 2015 - Ballyshannon Folk & Traditional Music Festival, Co.Donegal, Ireland.

KILFENORA CÉILÍ BAND  -  TOMMY FLEMING -  KNOCKMORE CÉILÍ BAND - DARREN BRESLIN, BRÍD HARPER & PJ MCDONALD    JIM MCGRATH & FRIENDS  -  MCKEANEY SISTERS

THE BEST IRISH FOLK & TRADITIONAL MUSIC ACTS -  ANNUAL SHOWCASE COMPETITION PROMOTING RISING TALENT   -   SEAMUS SWEENEY SCHOOL OF MUSIC   -  STREET ENTERTAINMENT - TRADITIONAL IRISH MUSIC SESSIONS   -  WORKSHOPS   -  FREE OPEN AIR CONCERTS   -  STORY TELLING - MARKETS   -  CEILES   -  BARNDANCE   -  PLUS LOTS LOTS MORE.
Kilfenora Céilí Band

Kilfenora Céilí Band
Saturday 1st August 2015, Abbey Arts Centre, 8pm.

The legendary Kilfenora Céilí Band are set to release their latest album “Now Is The Hour” on 13 March 2015 along with lead single “My Heart’s Tonight In Ireland”. The launch coincides with their pulsating new tour which is set to showcase a musical gear-change with Lunasa’s Kevin Crawford on production duties for the second … Continued

Tommy Fleming

Tommy Fleming
Sunday 2nd August 2015, Abbey Arts Centre, 8pm.

A Tommy Fleming concert is a unique and emotional musical experience suitable for all ages. His performance is always delivered with electric emotion and surrounded by his world class band. Tommy’s concert is the one concert this year you should…

Music from the shores of Lough Erne

Music from the shores of Lough Erne
Friday 31st July 2015, Abbey Arts Centre, 8pm.

Friday nights concert, themed music from the shores of Lough Erne will feature performances by: KNOCKMORE CÉILÍ BAND, DARREN BRESLIN, BRÍD HARPER & PJ MCDONALD, JIM MCGRATH & FRIENDS, MCKEANEY SISTERS.

Mad For Trad

38th Ballyshannon Folk & Traditional Music Festival

The 38th annual Ballyshannon Folk and Traditional Music Fesitval is the place to be next August Bank Holiday Weekend (Thursday 30th July - Sunday 2nd August 2015) as the sounds of traditional & folk music echo from the streets, pubs and theatre once again. One of Ireland's longest running festival, this promises to be a great weekend for all the family.

Another top class lineup has been announced bringing the best of folk & trad acts to the Ballyshannon stage. The weekend also offers plenty of pub sessions, street entertainment, workshops and our annual showcase competition with €1000 CASH for this years winner. This will no doubt be another memorable festival weekend.