McKenna Festival

6th-9th June 2024 | Drumkeeran, Co. Leitrim

THURSDAY 6th JUNE

9pm • FRANK DAVITT’S PUB

OPENING SESSION
Leitrim Balaclavas with Brian Mostyn

Friday 7th JUNE

9pm • COMMUNITY CENTRE • €10

FESTIVAL CONCERT

McGovern Family

With special performance and double CD
launch by Seamus Gibson, Renowned fiddle
player from St. Johnston, Co.Donegal

SATURDAY 8th JUNE

  • Youth whistle and flute workshops
  • Catherine McEvoy and David Sheridan
  • Community Centre • €5 • 11am – 1pm
  • Whistle and flute competitions
  • Flute U-12, U-14, U-18 • Whistle U-10, U-12, U-14, U-18
  • Cash Prizes for U-18 Flute winers • €50, €30, €20
  • Community Centre • 2pm • Registration 1.30PM
  • Adult music composition workshop
  • Catherine McEvoy and David Sheridan
  • Resource Centre • €10 • 2-4pm
  • The Workshop Session
  • Hosted by John John Kelleher and friends
  • Fordes • 4.30pm
  • The ‘Michael O Brien’ Session
  • With Oliver Loughlin, Pat Sweeney and the O’Brien Family
  • Cottage at Community Centre • 5PM
  • Singing Session
  • With Jackie Boyce and members of the
    Down Singing circle & Special Guests Jim
    and Francie Bainbridge
  • Davitts • 5pm

Sunday 9th June

  • Wreath Laying ceremony
  • at John McKenna monument in Tarmon
  • Tarmon • 12.30PM
  • McKenna House Session
  • McKenna House in Tents • 1.30pm
  • Céilí Mór Innishfree Céilí Band
  • Community Centre • €10 • 3pm