Tickets

  • Galician Achill Collaboration Concert, Friday 26th October, Wavecrest, Dooagh. Doors 7.30pm
    €15
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  • Galician Achill Collaboration Concert, Friday 26th October, Wavecrest, Dooagh. Doors 7.30pm
    €5
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  • European Strings : Music from Galicia, Estonia & Ireland. A trio from Galicia; Annika Mändmaa Bänd are a quartet from Estonia; Connla are a 5 piece band from Armagh & Derry. Saturday 27th October, Wavecrest, Dooagh. Doors 7.30pm
    €15
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  • European Strings : Music from Galicia, Estonia & Ireland. A trio from Galicia; Annika Mändmaa Bänd are a quartet from Estonia; Connla are a 5 piece band from Armagh & Derry. Saturday 27th October, Wavecrest, Dooagh. Doors 7.30pm
    €5
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  • Michael Rooney, Compasses-all the way from Venezuela - Followed by Céilí dancing with Live music. Sunday 28th October, Wavecrest, Dooagh. Doors 7.30pm
    €20
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  • Michael Rooney, Compasses-all the way from Venezuela - Followed by Céilí dancing with Live music. Sunday 28th October, Wavecrest, Dooagh. Doors 7.30pm
    €5
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  • Friday night 27th October Live Festival Club. Gielty's, Dooagh. 11pm 'til late. Artists to be announced.
    €5
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  • Saturday night 28th October Live Festival Club. Gielty's, Dooagh. 11pm 'til late. Artists to be announced.
    €5
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  • A Concert celebrating the work of master harp maker and Mayo man Paddy Cafferky. Featuring a number of harpers who Paddy has made harps for, including The Chieftains harper Tríona Marshall, Laoise Kelly, Kathleen Loughnane & others. Gielty's, Dooagh. 2.30-4.30pm
    €10
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  • A Concert celebrating the work of master harp maker and Mayo man Paddy Cafferky. Featuring a number of harpers who Paddy has made harps for, including The Chieftains harper Tríona Marshall, Laoise Kelly, Kathleen Loughnane & others. Gielty's, Dooagh. 2.30-4.30pm
    €5
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  • Film: THE CAMINO VOYAGE – IOMRAMH AN CHAMINO – An epic 2,500 km modern day celtic odyssey featuring Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Glen Hansard, Liam Holden, Breandán Ó Muircheartaigh and Writer and Poet; Domhnall Mac Síthigh (1951-2017). Followed by chat with film maker Dónal Ó Céilleachair, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich & visiting Galician musicians. Gielty's, Dooagh. 2-4pm
    €10
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  • Film: THE CAMINO VOYAGE – IOMRAMH AN CHAMINO – An epic 2,500 km modern day celtic odyssey featuring Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, Glen Hansard, Liam Holden, Breandán Ó Muircheartaigh and Writer and Poet; Domhnall Mac Síthigh (1951-2017). Followed by chat with film maker Dónal Ó Céilleachair, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich & visiting Galician musicians. Gielty's, Dooagh. 2-4pm
    €5
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  • Brendan Ring plays historical wire harp with his partner, poet Michèle Vassal. Tadhg MacDhonnacháin collaborates with harper Úna Ní Fhlannagáin. Achill Field School, Dooagh. 4.30-5.30pm
    €10
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  • Brendan Ring plays historical wire harp with his partner, poet Michèle Vassal. Tadhg MacDhonnacháin collaborates with harper Úna Ní Fhlannagáin. Achill Field School, Dooagh. 4.30-5.30pm
    €5
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  • Our final Concert is with harper Kathleen Loughnane, Catríona & Cormac Cannon (harp & pipes), and poet Moya Cannon. They will launch their new CD 'Patrick O Neill's manuscripts'. Also featuring some of the upcoming Mayo harpers. Venue TBC, 3-4.30pm
    €10
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  • Our final Concert is with harper Kathleen Loughnane, Catríona & Cormac Cannon (harp & pipes), and poet Moya Cannon. They will launch their new CD 'Patrick O Neill's manuscripts'. Also featuring some of the upcoming Mayo harpers. Venue TBC, 3-4.30pm
    €5
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  • 6 levels of harp classes to cater for all abilities. Bunnacurry National School. 10am-1pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday 27, 28, 29 October.
    €60
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  • Absolute beginners harp classes open to adults and children (from 5yrs+). No previous music experience required. Harps are available to rent, and must be prebooked. This is a 3 day course. No new attendees can be accepted after the first day. Naionra, Bunnacurry, 10am-1pm Saturday, Sunday & Monday 27, 28, 29 October
    €60
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  • Mixed Instrument Workshop with Michael Rooney. Open to all intermediate to advanced players. Bunnacurry National School, 3-4.30pm. Booking advised, limited places.
    €10
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  • Mixed Instrument Workshop with Annika Mändmaa, Estonia. Bunnacurry National School, 2.30-4.30pm.
    €10
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  • Mixed Instrument Masterclass, for advanced players, with 'Compasses', Venezuela. This is a masterclass aimed at enhancing the development of professional musicians. Gielty's Dooagh. 12-1.30pm.
    €10
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  • Singing workshop with Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich. Open to all Bunnacurry National School, 2.30-4pm
    €10
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  • Sean-nós Dance workshop with Liam Scanlon. This is open to all ages. Ted's, Cashel. 11.30am-12.30pm
    €10
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  • Two-hand & Céilí Dance workshop with Edwina Guckian & Liam Scanlon. This is open to all ages. Ted's, Cashel. 11.30am-12.30pm
    €10
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  • 'Gugalaí Gug' Children's Workshop with Tadhg MacDhonnacháin. This is an interactive children's singing and music workshop, for ages up to 10yrs. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Adult is free. Ted's, Cashel. 10-10.45am
    €5
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  • Guided Nature Walk with Mick Kane, weather permitting. Meet at Lourdies Pub, Dooagh at 10.30am Free Family event suitable for all. The walk will take between 60-90mins.
    free
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  • Harp Talk/Discussion with Mary Louise O'Donnell & Toner Quinn. Free event open to all. Achill Field School, Dooagh. 4.30-5.30pm
    free
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  • Ár nDúchas Gaelach Talk with Peadar Kirby will connect environment and our language. Achill FIeld School, Dooagh. 11.30am-12.30pm
    free
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  • We have a limited number 26 string beginner harps available. They must be booked for the course duration Saturday-Monday.
    €30
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  • Be in with a chance a win a wonderful Achill Harp. This is a 26 string beginner harp complete with F & C semitone blades, legs and tuning key. Be in with a chance for only €5.
    €5
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  • Irish Harp Makers will be exhibiting their harps at our festival HQ. Feel free to come along to see their work and try out a harp. Keel Hall 12-4pm Free event
    free
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  • Make your own 26 string Achill Harp complete with F & C semitone blades, removable legs and tuning key. This course is being given by master craftsman Graham Wright. It is a 4 day course from Friday 26th to Monday 29th October. (Friday 12pm - 5pm, Saturday, Sunday & Monday 10am-5pm.) The cost is €650 for the workshop. €200 non-refundable deposit on booking, and €450 payable at the start of the course. Places are limited so booking is essential. Any queries email info@achillharpfestival.ie
    €200
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  • If you are unable to join us for the weekend but would like to support us you can make a donation here. Many thanks, Míle Buíochas.
    €10
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  • Weekend ticket includes 3 day harp workshop; Friday, Saturday & Sunday night concerts; Friday & Saturday Late night Festival club; One afternoon event on Saturday; Two afternoon events on Sunday; Monday Final Concert. This includes 20% discount.
    €130
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  • Weekend ticket includes 3 day harp workshop; Friday, Saturday & Sunday night concerts; One afternoon workshop on Saturday; Two afternoon events on Sunday; Monday Final Concert. This includes a 20% discount.
    €80
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