Cork Folk Festival - Cork, Ireland - 28th Sep - 1st October 2017


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37th Cork Folk Festival

Season Ticket for all events €85

Wed 28th Sept St. Luke’s 8pm The Unthanks €27.34

An Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm Songwriters &  Poets, Theresa McCarthy, Gus McLoughlin, John Murphy, Brian Crotty, Gerry O’Neill and Gerry Murphy €10

Thursday 29th Sept

St Peters Church 1pm Comóradh1916 Eoin Ó Riabhaigh, Johnny MacCarthy, Máire Ní Chéileachair. Free

Cyprus Avenue 8.00pm Steve Tilston, Karrie O Sullivan €15

An Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm White Horse Guitar Club €10

Friday 30th Sept
St Peters Church 1pm Rod Halligan & The Harvesters. Free

Crane Lane 7pm Noel Brazil Contemporary Song Contest . Free

Cork School of Music 8pm Atlantic Arc Orchestra: Donal Lunny, Pauline Scanlon, Jarlath Henderson, Aidan O’Rourke, Padraig Rynne, Ewen Vernal, John Blease €20

Live at St. Luke’s 8pm Lynched €24.15

Oliver Plunkett 10pm We Banjo 3, Socks in the Frying Pan + John Leo Carter €20

An Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm:  Duane Andrews and Aaron Collis (Newfoundland)+ The Harvesters €10

Saturday 1st October
Cork School of Music 11am Fiddle Class Gerry O Connor €15

Grand Parade 11am-5.30pm Food & Folk Open-air Food Fair and live music.Free

An Spailpín Fánach 2pm Flute Concert with Karl Nesbitt, Aoife Granville, Fintan Vallely, John Byrne, Mike Walsh  & Joanne Quirke €10

Cork City Children’s Library 3pm Song and stories for children with Pat Speight, Free

Venue 3pm: Percussion Workshop with Johnny Bongos Horgan. Free

Cork City Library 3.30pm Jacques Stotzem, Free

Oliver Plunkett Street 3-6pm PLUCK on PLUNKETT – Street Music Party., Live acoustic music all along this award winning Street. Featuring; Club Ceoil Ballyphehane Musicians, Mother Jones Céilí Band, Grupa Ceoil Douglas Comhaltas and  ‘Dancing at The Lough’ Musicians. Free

The Kino 5pm Compánach : Fintan Vallely, Gerry O Connor,
Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn, Karan Casey, Emma O’ Sullivan,Jacques Nutan €15

Cork School Music 8pm ‘A Tribute to Seamus Creagh’ Buttons & Bows,Jackie Daly, Seamus & Manus McGuire, Garry O’Briain, Danny Maidhcí Ó Súilleabháin, Duane Andrews & Aaron Collis (Newfoundland),Caoimhe & Eimhear Flannery, MC Matt Cranitch. … €20

Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm Boxcar Bertha + Ron Kavana €10

Live at St. Luke’s 8pm Ye Vagabonds + Tiz McNamara €17 + booking fee


The KINO 10.30pm THE HENRY GIRLS + The Harvesters + Clare O’Mahoney €15

Sunday 2nd October

An Spailpín Fánach 12.30pmFiddle Concert Manus & Seamus Maguire, Matt Cranitch , Seamus Sanda, Sorcha Costello & Gerry O Connor €10

City Hall 2-5pm Céili Mór Allow Céilí Band, Seán O’Sé, Douglas Céili Comhaltas Band, Caller William (Hammy) Hammond €5 family, €10

St Peters Church 2.30pm Cork Pipers’ Club- Ceiliúradh Micheál Ó Riabhaigh; Eoin & Micheál Ó Riabhaigh, Mary Mitchell-Ingoldsby, John Mitchell, Máire Ní Ghrada, Rose O’Leary, Liam Harris & Liam Collins  €10

The Corner House 5pm Bluegrass afternoon; Lee Valley & Rough Deal Duo Free

The Oliver Plunkett 5pm Tír na nÓg + Nicole Maguire & Rob Halligan €15

An Spailpín Fánach 5pm Concertina/Box Duane Andrews and Aaron Collis, Jackie Daly, Niall Vallely, Paul Clesham & Aidan Coffey  €10

Cork Opera House 8pm Mick Flannery  & Band+ Hanora George €22.50

An Spailpín Fánach 9 pm Cork Singers Club, 1916 Event, Barry Gleeson,Paddy Galvin – Irish Songs of Resistances


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