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27th Fiddlers Green International Festival

July 21st–28th, 2013

Rostrevor, Co. Down, Northern Ireland

Based in the scenic village of Rostrevor, the Fiddlers Green Festival provides outdoor Céilís, an open air stage, lunchtime, evening and night time music clubs, art exhibitions, walks, talks and the now legendary Literary Pub Crawl.

With nearly 200 events the festival caters for music lovers, families who wish to enjoy the safe child focused children’s programme and those who come to soak up the wonderful scenery, friendliness and free outdoor entertainment.

This year’s artists include: The Sands Family, Sharon Shannon, Beoga, Si Van featuring Mary Dillon, Niamh Parsons and Tíona McSherry, Fil Campbell, Marianne Green, Coscan, with many more to be added.

Each year the Festival bestows two awards, the Hall of Fame Award which celebrates lifelong achievement in Irish Music and a Creative Arts Award to acknowledge achievement in the Arts and Literary field. The recipients for 2013 will be named at the festival launch in June.

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