Tullamore Tradfest

Tullamore TradFest

The first ever Tullamore TradFest takes place on the 12th to 14th of April 2019! Follow the page to keep up to date with all festival news!

Events:

Friday 12th April 

  • Session Trail – Trad sessions in 13 venues through Tullamore. Admission FREE. 
  • Main Concert in The Bridge House – Bríd Harper (fiddle) Darren Breslin (accordion) Brian McGrath (piano)  

 

Saturday 13th April 

  • Instrumental Workshops (Venue: Coláiste Choilm)
  • Session Trail – Trad sessions in 13 venues through Tullamore. Admission FREE. 
  • Accordion Recital – Featuring leading accordion players from around the country (Venue; Coláiste Choilm)
  • Festival Club / Late Gig upstairs in Fergie’s Bar – Damien Mullane (accordion) Eugene Quinn (guitar)

Sunday 14th April

  • Family Fun Event (TBC)
  • Session Trail – Trad sessions in 13 venues through Tullamore. Admission FREE.

Session Trail Venues:

  • The Bridge House Hotel
  • The Court Hotel
  • The Brewery Tap
  • The Old Harbour Bar
  • The Bus Bar
  • Hugh Lynches
  • Fergies Bar
  • Digan's
  • William Street
  • Phoenix
  • Joe Lee's
  • The Goalpost Pub

 

Session Trail Musicians/Singers/Dancers so far:

 

  • Derek Hickey
  • Bríd Harper
  • Paddy Tutty 
  • Brian Mooney
  • Derek Morrissey
  • Aoife Granville
  • Níall Ó'Beaglaoich
  • Michael Curran
  • George McAdam
  • Chris Maguire
  • Martin Donohue
  • Greta Curtin
  • Gary Lynch 
  • Joanne O'Connor
  • Colm Slattery
  • Darragh Carey Kennedy
  • Aoife Griffin 
  • Sean Kelliher
  • Aoife McCabe
  • Eddie Kavanagh