Iúr Cinn Fleadh 2017
Thursday 7th- Sunday 10th September 2017 If it’s the second weekend in September it must be Iúr Cinn Fleadh time!
Running for the fourth year Iúr Cinn Fleadh 2017 will take place in Newry city from Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th September. Set almost half way between Dublin and Belfast, Newry is ideally placed for a weekend away with top class accommodation and facilities right bang in the middle of some of the most beautiful parts of Ireland, the Ring of Gullion, Mourne Mountains and Carlingford Lough.
A Newry 2020 production, the four day event showcases the best in traditional and folk music both locally and much further afield.
Whether it’s trad cruises on a tall ship down Newry Canal (Opened 1742) with music and a glass of wine, a Trad Trail with the best music in the best bars, concerts from world renowned acts in Newry’s historic variety market, chilled out performances in local churches, storytelling with tales tall and small, inspiring walks around the city, comedy, film, music workshops, children’s arts and crafts, street theatre or a memorable trip on a traditional Currach, there really is something happening for everyone.
Iúr Cinn Fleadh has hosted Frances Black and Kieran Goss as well as Hothouse Flowers, Moxie, Paddy Casey and The 4 Of Us A warm welcome awaits every visitor, ensuring that people will return year after year to experience the vibrant City of Newry and the diversity of talent which makes Iúr Cinn Fleadh such as success You can find out more about this years headliners on the Fleadh Website at www.iurcinnfleadh.com or check the fleadh out on Facebook.