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Pan Celtic International Festival 2020 will be held in Carlow, Ireland from 14 – 19  April 2020

Pan Celtic is a celebration of the cultural links between Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany, Cornwall and the Isle of Man. We look forward to welcoming musicians and choirs, singers and dancers, bands and storytellers from the participating Celtic nations who will come together to share their language and culture at this great family-friendly Easter event. Be there!

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14 April 2019

Oscailt Oifigiúil na Féile

G.B. Shaw Theatre @ VISUAL
7.30 pm

Official Opening of the Pan Celtic International Festival 2020

Official launch of Pan Celtic 2020 will feature guest performances showcasing the celtic cultures of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany, Cornwall and the Isle of Man.

14 April 2019

Seisiún Ceilteach

The Mezz @ DINN RÍ
9.30 pm

Opening Celtic Trad Session

Musicians, singers and performers from all nations welcome.

15 April 2019

Comórtas Amhránaíochta Traidisiúnta do Ghrúpaí

G.B. Shaw Theatre @ VISUAL
3.00 pm

Pan Celtic Traditional Singing (GROUP) Competitions

Group Competitions featuring artistes from the six celtic nations go head to head for international awards.
Táille / Admission: €10 (covers entry to the Singing Competitions & Breizh Festival Club)

15 April 2019

Comórtais Amhránaíochta Traidisiúnta do Dhaoine

G.B. Shaw Theatre @ VISUAL
5.30 pm

Pan-Celtic Traditional Solo Singing Competitions

Solo Competitions featuring artistes from the six celtic nations go head to head for international awards.
Táille / Admission: €10 (covers entry to the Singing Competitions & Breizh Festival Club)

15 April 2019

Club na Féile - Breizh

Seven Oaks Hotel
8.30 pm

Pan-Celtic Festival Club Breizh

Pan Celtic Festival Club hosted by Brittany showcasing the best of Breton music, song & dance.
Táille / Admission: €10 (covers entry to the Singing Competitions & The Festival Club)

15 April 2019

Buaiteoirí Comórtas Amhránaíochta Traidisiúnta

Seven Oaks Hotel
10.00 pm

Winners of Traditional Singing Group & Solo announced

Winners of Traditional Singing competitions for Groups and Solo announced.
Táille / Admission: €10 (covers entry to the Singing Competitions & The Festival Club)

16 April 2019

Siamsaíocht faoin Aer

Carlow Town
All Day!

A Taste of Pan Celtic Culture

Enjoy a taste of Pan Celtic entertainment downtown with music, dancing and singing from the visiting celtic participants.

16 April 2019

An Comórtas Idirnáisiúnta Amhránaíochta Pan-Cheiltí

G.B. Shaw Theatre @ VISUAL
7.30 pm

The Pan-Celtic International Song Contest 2020

Featuring newly composed songs representing the six Celtic nations.
Táille / Admission: €10 (Day Pass to all events on that day)

16 April 2019

Club na Féile - Mannin & Kernow

Seven Oaks Hotel, Milford Room
9.30 pm

Pan-Celtic Festival Club Mannin & Kernow

Mannin & Kernow will host the Festival Club spotlighting the music, song and dance.
Táille / Admission: €10 (includes entry to the Song Contest and the Festival Club)

17 April 2019

Ceilidhe

Seven Oaks Hotel
11.00 am

Scots Céilí

Colmchille and Pan Celtic Alba host a morning Ceilidhe of Gaidhlig and Inter-Celtic entertainment. Fáilte to all.
Táille / Admission: Free

17 April 2019

Mórshiúl na Féile

Ceatharlach
2.00 pm

Pan Celtic Festival Parade

Colourful Celtic Parade through the streets of Carlow with representatives from all nations in full colour and costume.

17 April 2019

Comórtais Rince Idir-Cheilteach

Seven Oaks Hotel
3.00 pm

Inter-Celtic Dance Competitions

Solo, Group & New Invention Dances.

17 April 2019

Ceolchoirm na gCór

Carlow Cathedral, College Street
7.30 pm

Celtic Choral Concert

A gala evening of choral singing featuring choirs from the participating Celtic Nations.
Táille / Admission: €10 (Day Pass to all events on that day)

17 April 2019

Club na Féile - Cymru

Seven Oaks Hotel
9.30 pm

Pan-Celtic Festival Club Cymru

Cymru will host the Festival Club spotlighting the music, song and dance.
Táille / Admission: €10

19 April 2019

Lá na gComórtas Idir-Cheilteach

Ceatharlach
10.30 am

Inter-Celtic Competitions Day

Comórtas na gCór / Choral Competitions, Ceol Uirlise Aonair & Beirte / Instrumental Solo & Duet
Competitions, Píobaireacht & Drumadóireacht/ Piping & Drumming.
Táille / Admission: Free

19 April 2019

Bronnadh Duaiseanna do na Comórtas Idir-Cheilteacha

Seven Oaks Hotel
7.00 pm

Inter-Celtic Competitions Prize Giving

Táille / Admission: €10

18 April 2019

Club na Féile - Alba

Seven Oaks Hotel
9.00 pm

Pan-Celtic Festival Club Alba

Festival Club hosted by Scotland and showcasing the best of Scottish entertainment.
Táille / Admission: €10

2019

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Price Table

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Nightly

€10

Choral Concert

€10

Competitions

€10
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