Traditional Music Festival
April 13th – 15th 2018
This year’s headline concert on Sat 14th is one of Ireland’s most treasured traditional groups Danú who will be returning home from a tour of USA to perform in Ballydehob. Festival workshops take place on Saturday morning April 14th with Mairead Casey (fiddle), Conal O Gráda (flute), Clíona Halley (concertina) and Nell Ní Chronín (singing). The annual festival céilí with current All-Ireland Champions The Shandrum Céilí Band takes place on Sunday, April 15th at 3pm. We also have a superb line-up of musicians coming to play in our pub session trail.
March 31st – April 2nd 2017
The 11th annual Ballydehob Traditional Music Festival will headline Frankie Gavin and De Danann on Sunday April 1st. Other popular musical events include the Céilí with Shandrum Céilí Band, the three-day music session trail, many instrument workshops and a street session competition.