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Ex-Celtic star Kris Commons' wife produces new film showing at prestigious festival - Scottish Daily Record

September 23, 2017 - 6:01am

Scottish Daily Record

Ex-Celtic star Kris Commons' wife produces new film showing at prestigious festival
Scottish Daily Record
The duo, who became pals making the former Real Hustle star's debut film Con Men two years ago, are off to London where their film Isolani is up for the best UK feature award at the Raindance Film Festival. Paul is writer and director, while Lisa has ...

Area clans gather for 25th annual Celtic Festival - Johnson City Press (subscription)

September 23, 2017 - 3:38am

Johnson City Press (subscription)

Area clans gather for 25th annual Celtic Festival
Johnson City Press (subscription)
And the festival will conclude with an evening concert featuring The Jacobites by Name, the Tom Eure band and other traditional Celtic musicians to start at 6. On the athletic fields, the year's festival will provide a backdrop for the Tennessee Heavy ...

Area clans gather for 25th annual Celtic Festival - Johnson City Press (subscription)

September 23, 2017 - 3:38am

Johnson City Press (subscription)

Area clans gather for 25th annual Celtic Festival
Johnson City Press (subscription)
And the festival will conclude with an evening concert featuring The Jacobites by Name, the Tom Eure band and other traditional Celtic musicians to start at 6. On the athletic fields, the year's festival will provide a backdrop for the Tennessee Heavy ...

Celtic Fringe Festival | Spanish Vessel Arnomendi visits Sligo for Armada Commemoration - Coast Monkey

September 22, 2017 - 2:18pm

Coast Monkey

Celtic Fringe Festival | Spanish Vessel Arnomendi visits Sligo for Armada Commemoration
Coast Monkey
As part of the Celtic Fringe Festival taking place this weekend, the Spanish Navy OPV Arnomendi is visiting Sligo Bay. Spanish Armada Arnomendi Sligo. Spanish Naval vessel OPV Arnomendi. The festival begins today and will continue throughout the ...

13 Clever Halloween Facebook Statuses To Get You In The Spooky Spirit - Romper

September 21, 2017 - 10:51pm

Romper

13 Clever Halloween Facebook Statuses To Get You In The Spooky Spirit
Romper
In fact, Halloween has its origins in the Celtic festival of Samhain, which was celebrated by the Celts thousands of years ago in present-day Ireland, according to the website for the History channel. People lit bonfires and put on costumes to frighten ...

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Mabon celebration returns to Planet Bluegrass - Boulder Weekly

September 21, 2017 - 5:54pm

Boulder Weekly

Mabon celebration returns to Planet Bluegrass
Boulder Weekly
Most Guinness drinkers on the Front Range will recall that in the early days of this still-young century, Planet Bluegrass was home to a full-fledged Mabon festival that brought many of the world's best known Celtic musicians to the Lyons venue's main ...

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Bethlehem's Celtic Classic: Looking bonny and bright for 30th year - Allentown Morning Call

September 21, 2017 - 1:10am

Allentown Morning Call

Bethlehem's Celtic Classic: Looking bonny and bright for 30th year
Allentown Morning Call
When ith Celtic Classic officials were starting to plan this year's 30th anniversary festival, there were big ideas on the table, such as major changes to the look and layout. But the downtown Bethlehem festival will look mostly like it has in recent ...

Bagpipes and Bonfires: Stillwater's Episcopal Church Of The Ascension to host Celtic festival Sept. 23 - Stillwater Gazette

September 20, 2017 - 11:52pm

Stillwater Gazette

Bagpipes and Bonfires: Stillwater's Episcopal Church Of The Ascension to host Celtic festival Sept. 23
Stillwater Gazette
Parading bagpipers, a blazing bonfire, pub food, a stilt-walker, and a fire juggling Priest will be a few of the highlights at Bagpipes & Bonfires, a Celtic Street Festival at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension on Saturday, Sept. 23. This popular ...

Samhain 2017 - what is this Halloween festival and how do you pronounce it? - Birmingham Mail

September 20, 2017 - 9:11pm

Birmingham Mail

Samhain 2017 - what is this Halloween festival and how do you pronounce it?
Birmingham Mail
Halloween as been observed for centuries and is thought to have been merged with the ancient Celtic rituals of Samhain. For non-Christian, non-pagan cultures and religions, Halloween is not part of their calendar and so it remains more of a mystery ...

Austin Celtic Festival - IrishCentral

September 20, 2017 - 1:20pm

IrishCentral

Austin Celtic Festival
IrishCentral
WHAT'S ON: Multi-stage and programming of all things Celtic out at the beautiful Pioneer Farms, in North Austin. In its 21st year of production and one of the few remaining festivals dedicated to authentic Celtic traditions. A friendly family event ...

KVMR Celtic Festival - IrishCentral

September 20, 2017 - 1:11pm

IrishCentral

KVMR Celtic Festival
IrishCentral
WHAT'S ON: First founded in 1996, the KVMR Celtic Festival includes eleven performance areas including five musical and six demonstration stages and a weekend-long youth arts instruction that has included Celtic music, magic, dance and songwriting.

Pan Celtic Festival returning to Letterkenny in 2018 - Highland Radio

September 20, 2017 - 12:49pm

Highland Radio

Pan Celtic Festival returning to Letterkenny in 2018
Highland Radio
The Pan Celtic Charter has been officially handed over to Letterkenny, marking the beginning of the preparations for the return of the Pan Celtic Festival next year. Up to 5,000 people will attend a range of events and activities in Letterkenny from ...

Dave Mahalik: Artists in residence program develops Celtic Colours festival further - Cape Breton Post

September 20, 2017 - 6:23am

Cape Breton Post

Dave Mahalik: Artists in residence program develops Celtic Colours festival further
Cape Breton Post
“Many festivals have artists in residence,” Celtic Colours co-founder and past artistic director Joella Foulds said at the time. “They increase the stature of a festival as they… help develop the culture and skills surrounding and associated with the ...

WATCH: Pan Celtic Festival launch has them dancing in the streets in Letterkenny - Donegal Democrat

September 19, 2017 - 7:11pm

Donegal Democrat

WATCH: Pan Celtic Festival launch has them dancing in the streets in Letterkenny
Donegal Democrat
Guests from Wales and Cornwall were in town for the handing over of the Pan Celtic Charter, which signifies the town's intent to host the celebration of Celtic culture, tradition and sport. As the group assembled for a photograph with officials and ...
Pan Celtic Charter in safe hands in LetterkennyDonegal News

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Harper, other musicians featured at Big Stone Celtic Festival - The Harlan Daily Enterprise

September 19, 2017 - 6:46pm

Harper, other musicians featured at Big Stone Celtic Festival
The Harlan Daily Enterprise
A Scottish harper and other musicians will take the stage Sept. 22 as part of the Big Stone Celtic Festival. Internationally-known harper and composer William Jackson, a major force in Scottish music for many years, and additional musicians will be ...

Pan Celtic Charter in safe hands after being handed over to Letterkenny this morning - Donegal Now

September 19, 2017 - 5:02pm

Donegal Now

Pan Celtic Charter in safe hands after being handed over to Letterkenny this morning
Donegal Now
There was music, song and dance in Letterkenny Public Service Centre this morning as the prestigious Pan Celtic Charter was officially handed over to Letterkenny marking the beginning of the celebrations that will see the Pan Celtic Festival return to ...

#Festival: Call for entries for 2018 Celtic Media Festival in Llanelli, Wales - Scannain

September 19, 2017 - 11:37am

Scannain

#Festival: Call for entries for 2018 Celtic Media Festival in Llanelli, Wales
Scannain
Llanelli in Wales has been announced as the host location for the 2018 Celtic Media Festival. The biggest media festival in the Celtic nations and regions has also opened its Call for Entries today, Tuesday 19th of September. Film, programme and ...

Celtic Media Festival Announce Details for 2018 Event - The Irish Film Television Network

September 19, 2017 - 10:42am

The Irish Film Television Network

Celtic Media Festival Announce Details for 2018 Event
The Irish Film Television Network
The media festival has also opened its Call for Entries today, Tuesday 19th of September. Film, programme and content makers may submit entries for the prestigious Torc Awards for Excellence online at www.celticmediafestival.co.uk. The Celtic Media ...

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Three to see: Ben Folds visits the Crest and Americana, electropop hit Harlow's - Sacramento Bee

September 18, 2017 - 10:03pm

Sacramento Bee

Three to see: Ben Folds visits the Crest and Americana, electropop hit Harlow's
Sacramento Bee
Looking ahead: Celtic Festival. Sept. 29-Oct. 1 at Nevada County Fairgrounds. International touring act Skerryvore headlines this annual fall treat, with a feast of fiddling, bag-piping and whistling musical performers along with all the Celtic-themed ...

Bangor celebrates its Celtic heritage with three-day festival - Bangor Daily News

September 17, 2017 - 2:42pm

Bangor Daily News

Bangor celebrates its Celtic heritage with three-day festival
Bangor Daily News
Gibran Graham reads a Celtic themed book at the Brian Patch as part of the 2017 Bangor Celtic Crossroads Festival Saturday. Events included Celtic Story time at the Briar Patch, Irish genealogy at the Bangor Public Library, Gus LaCasse at Paddy Murphy, ...

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