Programme 2017

Thursday 10th August

Art Exhibition

19:30 Newmarket Motors, Round Wall

Art Exhibition opening

Group show of six local artists.

Open Session

20:00 Scanlon’s Bar, Church St.


Ceili Allstars

22:00 Scanlon’s Bar, Church St.

Friday 11th August


Cluaid Centre

11:00 - 12:00 Childern

12:30 - 14:00 Adults
Booking: 087 2480 935

Book Launch

14:00 Newmarket Motors

Policing Hong Kong:
an Irish History
Irishmen in the Hong Kong Police Force 1864-1950

by Patricia O'Sullivan

Young People’s Concert

CYMS Hall 15:30

Performance by upcoming local musicians.

Followed by open session for all ages.
Tea & coffee served

Adm: free

The Rambling House

20:00 Dan Hourigan’s Bar, New St

A celebration of stories, song and poetry.

Special guest Alice Taylor

Presented by Mike Geurin

The Fringe Session

Open session hosted by the Anne's Bridge Street Ceilí Band.

21:30 Dan Hourigan’s Bar, New St

Saturday 12th August


  • 11:00 - 14:00 Accordion, Bryan O’Leary @ Pipe Band Hall
  • 11:00 - 14:00 Banjo, Michael Tosh O’Sullivan @ Scullys
  • 11:00 - 14:00 Concertina, Lynda Gardiner @ Scanlons
  • 11:00 - 14:00 Fiddle, Lisa O’Sullivan @ CYMS
  • 11:00 - 14:00 Flute & Whistle, Tom Murphy @ Scullys
  • 11:00 - 14:00 Sean Nos Singing, Saileog Ní Cheanabháin@ Scanlons
  • 14:00 - 17:30 Sean Nos Dancing, Gearóid Ó Dubháin @ IRD / After Schools

Afternoon Session

15:00 Scullys Bar, New St

Hosted by Bryan O’Leary

An Glaoch 3

Concert 20:00 Glash Hall, Glash, Newmarket
Jackie Daly & Matt Cranitch
Dan Curtin & Con Herbert
Gearóid Ó Dubháin
Saileog Ní Cheanabháin
& lots more

Sunday 13th August

Family Day BBQ

14:00 to 17:00 Scullys Bar, New St


Cú Roi Mac Dara Strings
BBQ by Relish, face painting, arts & crafts for kids.

Market with CDs, posters, books, and instruments.


20:00 Scullys Bar, New St

Benny McCarthy (Danu)
Mick Culloty Band

Followed by:

Open Session

21:00 to Close

Singing Session

21:00 TD Cronin’s Bar, New St

Hosted by the West Limerick Singing Club

Monday 14th August

Early Session

17:00 Scullys Bar, New St

Monday Night Session

20:30 to close at Scullys Bar, New St

The usual Monday night session that has run in Scullys since 1974.