Missed an earlier news item? Visit the news archive.

The Johnny Doherty Music And Dance Festival

September 23rd – 25th, 2011

Following on from the huge success of last years festival which brought people from all over the world to the scenic town of Ardara the organisers are confident of a successful weekend again this year. The organisers hope to provide something for everyone to enjoy, with Concerts, Céilís, Barn Dances, Sean nos, Set Dancing, Workshops, Pub and Street Sessions. The Opening Concert is Fidil on Friday the 23rd at 8:30pm in the Beehive Bar. Céilí & Sets with Emerald Céilí Band at 10:00pm – 1:00am in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.

Saturday the 24th will see Cherish the Ladies in Concert at 8:30pm in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel. Céilí & Sets with Copperplate at 10:30pm – 1:30am in The Heritage Centre.

Sunday 25th Afternoon there will be Céilí & Sets with Analy Céilí Band from 3:00pm – 6:00pm in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.

Final Concert at 8:00pm in the Beehive Bar with Special Guests! Workshops Saturday 24th. Set Dance Workshops: 11:00am –1:00pm, 2:00pm – 4:00pm with Mick Mulkerin & Céilí with Clement Gallagher at the Nesbitt Arms Hotel. Barn Dance Workshop: 11:00am – 1:00pm, 2:00pm – 4:00pm with Edie Bradley at The Heritage Centre.

Workshops Sunday 25th. Sean Nos Workshop: 11:00am – 1:00pm with Mick Mulkerin at the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.

Permalink - Posted: August 31, 2011 at 10:36 am