Pan Celtic International Festival 2017 returns to Carlow, Ireland from 18-22 April. The festival is a celebration of the cultural links between the nations of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany, Cornwall and the Isle of Man. We look forward to welcoming musicians and choirs, singers and dancers from the participating Celtic nations to share their language and culture in this family-friendly Easter event. The complete festival programme with full fringe listings will be announced early in 2017. more info..
Date: 18.04.2017 - 22.04.2017
Smithwick's Kilkenny Roots Festival
The Kilkenny Roots Festival is Ireland's leading Roots/Americana festival, featuring a host of Irish and international acts in venues throughout the city. Since 1998, the Kilkenny Roots Festival has been bringing the very best in Roots music to Ireland and has featured many acts that have gone on to worldwide fame. The city will come alive to the sounds of bands and solo artists from USA, Canada, UK and Ireland, prompting Mojo magazine to declare that 'Kilkenny Roots might just be the best pound for pound festival of its kind anywhere. more info..