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Bitterroot Celtic Games & Gathering promises fun for all - Ravalli Republic

August 18, 2017 - 1:38pm

Ravalli Republic

Bitterroot Celtic Games & Gathering promises fun for all
Ravalli Republic
The festival includes a "gathering of clans" for celebration and competitions. The 2017 Honored Clan is Clan Cunningham. Other clans in attendance this year include Campbel, Cian, Davidson, Donaldson, Elliot, Gregor, Hannah, House of Gordon and ...

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Corning hosts high-energy Irish music Saturday night - Washington Times Herald

August 18, 2017 - 12:05pm

Washington Times Herald

Corning hosts high-energy Irish music Saturday night
Washington Times Herald
Photo Provided Renovations, including a new roof, have been completed to Celtic Hall, a former Catholic church, that is now under the ownership of the Corning Irish Heritage Center. On Saturday night, a concert featuring Emily Ann and Kelly Thompson ...

Celtic Connections' Donald Shaw issues call for Fringe venues to put on more music - The National

August 18, 2017 - 12:08am

The National

Celtic Connections' Donald Shaw issues call for Fringe venues to put on more music
The National
CELTIC Connections boss Donald Shaw has expressed fears music isn't getting the showcase it deserves at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and has called on venues to do more to showcase Scottish musicians to a global audience. The composer's ...

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Celtic Fest was a success - FL Keys News

August 17, 2017 - 3:23pm

Celtic Fest was a success
FL Keys News
On behalf of the Florida Keys Celtic Festival committee and St. Columba Episcopal Church, I would like to thank those who came out, including many locals wearing kilts, to Herbie's Bar and Chowder House in Marathon on Aug. 6 to help us celebrate our ...

Renaissance Festival takes visitors back 400 years - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

August 17, 2017 - 5:02am

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Renaissance Festival takes visitors back 400 years
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
26-27: Celtic Fling!: Celtic musicians, Scottish pipe bands and madrigal singers will reign throughout the Realm. Along with the Irish Troubadour, Irish dancers and bagpipers, there will be a Men in Kilts Contest at 2:30 p.m. at the Greek Stage and the ...

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Berea Celtic Festival bring grass-root traditions to Central Kentucky - The Independent

August 14, 2017 - 9:32pm

The Independent

Berea Celtic Festival bring grass-root traditions to Central Kentucky
The Independent
Frederiksen hopes the people who come to the Celtic Festival will leave with a new sense of appreciation for Celtic music and culture and hope they will be touched by what they have seen and heard over the weekend. Those wishing to purchase tickets can ...

Ohio Celtic Festival at Classic Park continued to draw large crowds on final day - News-Herald.com

August 14, 2017 - 3:10am

News-Herald.com

Ohio Celtic Festival at Classic Park continued to draw large crowds on final day
News-Herald.com
The Red Hackle Pipes and Drums entertain audiences at the Ohio Celtic Festival on Aug 13. Tawana Roberts — The News-Herald. By Tawana Roberts, The News-Herald. Posted: 08/13/17, 10:01 PM EDT | Updated: 33 secs ago. # Comments. Ohio Celtic ...

Celtic rockers set to perform at kayak festival - Timmins Press

August 13, 2017 - 2:33pm

Timmins Press

Celtic rockers set to perform at kayak festival
Timmins Press
They have had shows ranging from gigging at the Edmonton Oilers '84 Cup Reunion Party with Wayne Gretzky to playing for the Queen on Parliament Hill Canada Day, over to the U.S. to play Celtic festivals or rocking a pub. "When Ron MacLean calls you ...

The Beach Celtic Festival - Cashbox Magazine Canada

August 13, 2017 - 2:28pm

Cashbox Magazine Canada

The Beach Celtic Festival
Cashbox Magazine Canada
And so the Beach Celtic Festival was 'born'. Slated to be a one day event only to be a celebration of life, thanks to the many people who have been there for me, we are now entering our 14th year in the beautiful setting of Kew Gardens in the Beach ...

Scottish Games and Celtic Fest attracts thousands to Central New York - WSYR

August 13, 2017 - 12:51am

WSYR

Scottish Games and Celtic Fest attracts thousands to Central New York
WSYR
TOWN OF GEDDES (WSYR-TV) - Around 5,000 people headed to Longbranch Park Saturday for a long-standing tradition, according to organizers of the Scottish Games and Celtic Festival. Music and athletic competitions were the big draw....and of course ...

Berea Celtic Festival: Bringing Grass-root traditions to Berea - Richmond Register

August 12, 2017 - 6:24pm

Richmond Register

Berea Celtic Festival: Bringing Grass-root traditions to Berea
Richmond Register
18-20. The festival is free, open to the public and a city-wide event, which brings people from all over the country to celebrate the authentic, traditional and grass-root Celtic culture. On Friday evening, the festival will be cooperating with the ...

Music review: Festival Interceltique de Lorient - The Scotsman

August 12, 2017 - 9:02am

The Scotsman

Music review: Festival Interceltique de Lorient
The Scotsman
Beyond the main site, Scotland's first showcase concert was Saturday's Soirée d'Ouverture Écosse, at the 1,000-seater Théâtre de Lorient, curated by Hebridean Celtic Festival director Caroline MacLennan. Another sellout – as were all the big Scottish ...

Ohio Celtic Festival at Classic Park off to good start despite rain - News-Herald.com

August 12, 2017 - 4:17am

News-Herald.com

Ohio Celtic Festival at Classic Park off to good start despite rain
News-Herald.com
Pulling into the parking lot across SOM Center Road from Classic Park in Eastlake felt more like driving through the rinse cycle in a car wash Aug. 11.

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Ohio Celtic Festival kicks off this weekend - Cleveland 19 News

August 11, 2017 - 11:09pm

Ohio Celtic Festival kicks off this weekend
Cleveland 19 News
The popular Irish event runs from Friday, August 11th to Sunday, August 13th. (Source: Ohio Celtic Festival Facebook page). EASTLAKE, OH (WOIO) -. Move over Little Italy, the Ohio Celtic Festival is coming to town.

Gavin's picks up where Hunter Mountain left off - Hudson Valley 360

August 11, 2017 - 4:25am

Hudson Valley 360

Gavin's picks up where Hunter Mountain left off
Hudson Valley 360
The festival was expanded this year due to Hunter Mountain canceling its long-running International Celtic Festival, which Gavin-Palmieri was personally disappointed about, she said. The festival brought in many people who stayed at Gavin's and other ...

Scotland's Wild Heart feeds its Celtic Connections - Herald Scotland

August 11, 2017 - 12:09am

Scotland's Wild Heart feeds its Celtic Connections
Herald Scotland
The musician and composer who wears several creative hats – he is director of the mammoth Celtic Connections festival and runs and produces albums for his own label, Vertical Records, as well as guiding the long-running Gaelic folk-rock band ...

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The heavy lifting behind a Maine summer festival - Bangor Daily News

August 10, 2017 - 6:25pm

Bangor Daily News

The heavy lifting behind a Maine summer festival
Bangor Daily News
In about eight hours, hundreds of people — thousands over the course of the weekend — would descend on the park to celebrate Maine's Celtic roots. But in the morning, there was little indication that an event of any size or substance would be ...

Celtic Festival Continues to Grow - Flagstaff Business News

August 9, 2017 - 6:38pm

Celtic Festival Continues to Grow
Flagstaff Business News
For those who enjoy brilliantly-colored flags and costumes, bagpipe tunes, unique foods, dancing maidens, frolicking children and the excitement of tumultuous monsoon clouds skirting overhead, the lure of the annual Arizona Highland Celtic Festival in ...

Celtic Festival coming on August 17 to 20 | Quebec Chronicle ... - Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (press release) (subscription)

August 8, 2017 - 5:50pm

Celtic Festival coming on August 17 to 20 | Quebec Chronicle ...
Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (press release) (subscription)
How far can one person toss a 120-pound caber, end over end? Come and find out at the Highland Games during the upcoming Celtic Festival. The Festival ...

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Celtic Festival coming on August 17 to 20 - Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (subscription)

August 8, 2017 - 5:50pm

Celtic Festival coming on August 17 to 20
Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph (subscription)
The Festival celtique de Québec (FCQ) recently unveiled its program for the 12th annual Celtic party which will be held from August 17 to 20, with most activities taking place at the Domaine de Maizerets. Musical presentations, sports events and ...

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