Crawley Irish Festival

  • Sunday 25 Aug Sun 25 Aug
    12:00PM

Sun 25 August 12noon - 7pm        Hawth Grounds

24th Annual Crawley Irish Festival

The Celtic and Irish Cultural Society presents an afternoon celebrating Irish Culture in the South East and a fun day for all.

15 bands from traditional to contemporary and easy listening play in four different areas including the seven-hour music session in the bar area.

The headline act is Don Mescall & Band and other acts lined up include Track Dogs, Reel Strings, Celtic Crunch, Brogue, Irish Mist, Blackstairs Rebel, Chris O’Malley & Friends and Straw Dogs.

The dance area features The Festival Open Feis, the famous Crawley Ceili and displays from Crawley's Irish dance schools

Children's entertainment includes games, art workshops, and folklore workshops, kids drama corner, magic tricks and song, storytelling by Deidre O’Byrne.

There's an Irish shop, a photo exhibition, food and craft stalls and much more. 

Watch out for Martin Logan of Sky’s The Irish In The UK who’s recording a special programme on the Festival and Neil Munday of Suzy Radio who will be broadcasting all afternoon.

Admission: Free

 
 

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