Zoe Conway and John McIntyre pictured performing with the RTE Concert Orchestra at the Fleadh Cheoil na hEireann 2018. They're playing again on Tuesday August 13 with Cormac Begley in St Peter’s Church of Ireland at 6 pm €20.Photo: Robbie Reynolds.
The following is a list compiled by Drogheda Tourist Office of events happening in and around the Fleadh on Tuesday August 13th.
Walking Tour – In the steps of Kate the Navy as imaged in the 1890 painting – Led by Brendan Matthews. Meet Highlanes Gallery 10 pm €5.
BusTour – Monasterboice High Crosses 7 Tower, Dundalk Gaol and The Proleek Dolmen led by Muiris O’Suilleabhain Georges Square 10.30 pm
Fleadh Booking Office – Open 11 am – 5 pm Laurence Shopping Centre.
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Mid Morning Session – Music, Song and Dance with Sean O’Laoire in the Community Room, St Peter’s Church of Ireland 11 am.
Heritage Talk – “We are the Champions” – The Siamsa Ceili Band triple winners at the Fleadh by Dr Adele Cummins, Drogheda Library 12 noon.
Lunchtime Concert – Clann McCague/McGovern in the Droichead Arts Centre 1 pm €12.
The Fleadh Village - All day live music, storytelling, food in grounds of Scholars Hotel 1 pm.
Walking Tour – The Built and Natural Heritage of Drogheda led by Brendan Matthews. Meet Highlanes Gallery 4 pm €6.
Concert – Zoe Conway and John McIntyre with Cormac Begley in St Peter’s Church of Ireland 6 pm €20.
Gig Rig – Bolton Square 6 pm – 10 pm.
Music in the Tower – Tom Blake and guests in Millmount Tower – 7.30 pm €10 (includes admission to Museum).
Concert – Meitheal Orchestra in the Barbican Centre 6 pm.
Gala Concert – Horslips (Barry Devlin, Jim Lockhart, Johnny & Ray Fean), Four Men and a Dog, Stocktons Wing – Fleadh Dome €25.
Airs of Old Drogheda / Ceiliuradh Seamus Ennis – Featuring music by Michael Holohan with special guests in Augustinian Church 8 pm €10.
Ceili Picnic – Ryan Sheridan, Moxie and The Blackwater Ceili Band – Duke Street Car Park 8.30 pm €20.
Concert – Bagatelle in Earth 8.30 pm €25.
Ceol le Clapsolas – Muireann NicAmhlaoibh and Donal O’Connor in the Highlanes Gallery 10 pm €16.
Needless to say all of the pubs will be hosting sessions day and night!
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