Mayo Manchester Tradfest 2016 Fringe Events

Event Date

Friday, July 29, 2016 - 9:00pm

Here are the Fringe events for this years 2016 Mayo Manchester Tradfest in and around Ballina from Friday 29 July until Wednesday 3 August

1. Friday 29 July
Event: Tradfest Club Night with Live DJ
Venue: Bar Square, Ballina
Adm: Free
2. Friday 29 July
Event: Trad & Country Night
Venue: Merry Monk, Ballina
Free Adm
3. Friday 29 July
Event: Siamsa Sraide Opening Night with Tommy Fleming
Venue: Swinford

4. Friday 29 July
Event: Live Music
Venue: Crockets on the Quay, Ballina
Free Adm

5. Friday 29 July
Event: Irish Music Night
Venue: Paddy Macs, Ballina
Adm: Free

6. Friday 29 July
Event: Tradfest Club Night with Live DJ
Venue: Bar Square, Ballina
Adm: Free

7. Friday 29 July
Event: Country Music Night
Serving Irish Boxty all during the Tradfest
Venue: The Auld Shebeen, Ballina
Free Adm

8. Friday 29 July
Event: Country Music Night
Venue: The Loft Bar
Adm: Free

9. Friday 29 July
Event: Live Music Night
Venue: The Broken Jug
Adm: Free

10. Friday 29 July
Event: 1916 Tradfest Rebellion
Venue: The Wolfedog Tavern Killala
Adm: Free, starts 9.30pm
As part of this years Mayo Manchester Tradfest The Wolfdog Tavern hope to recreate a Tradfest Session in 1916 to commemorate Ireland's Centenary. Put on your flat cap and step back in time by sampling the Boxty, homemade bread and jam, as you watch local musician belt out all the Traditional tunes. Visitors are encouraged to tog themselves out in what we would consider traditional Irish dress, so dig out your Cap shawls, flat cap and pipe!

11. Friday 29 July
Event: Healyfest Weekend Launch night
This is the launch night of a whole weekend of live music, with on site camping available
Venue: Healys Pub Ballycastle

12. Friday 29 July
Event: Rock/Acoustic Night
Venue: Emmetts Bar

13. Friday 29 July
Event: Acoustic Session
Venue: An Bolog Bui

14. Friday 29 July
Event: The intervals with Padraic & Jason
Venue: Hogans Bar, Ballina

15. Saturday 30 July
Event: Healyfest Weekend headlined by Dan Jacksons Band
This is the second night of a whole weekend of live music, with on site camping available
Venue: Healys Pub Ballycastle

16. Saturday 30 July
Event: Tradfest session
Venue: Dillons Bar & Restaurant
Adm: Free
10pm

17. Saturday 30 July
Event: Trad Session
Venue: Rouses Bar, Ballina

18. Saturday 30 July
Event: Live Irish Music Night
Venue: An Sionnach Rua Pub, Carrowkerbelia, Attymass
Adm: Free

19. Saturday 30 July
Event: Irish Night with PJ Dolly
Venue: Paddy Macs, Ballina
Adm: Free

20. Saturday 30 July
Event: Irish Night
Venue: Paddy Macs, Ballina
Adm: Free

21. Saturday 30 July
Event: Acoustic Night
Venue: Bar Square, Ballina
Adm: Free

22. Saturday 30 July
Event: Live Music with The Love Shack
Venue: Crockets on the Quay
Adm: Free

23. Saturday 30 July
Event: Irish Music night
Venue: The Loft Bar, Ballina
Adm: Free

24. Saturday 30 July
Event: Irish Music night
Serving Irish Boxty all during the Tradfest
Venue: The Auld Shebeen
Adm: Free

25. Saturday 30 July
Event: Live Music
Venue: Katie’s Corner
Adm: Free

26. Saturday 30 July
Event: Siamsa Sraide
Venue: Swinford

27. Saturday 30 July
Event: Giro De Baille Family Fun Cycle featuring Vintage Hi Nelly's, This is a short Fun cycle ride suitable for all ages, Bikes are available to hire from the Killala Bike Hire Company if you do not have your own.
Venue:Ballycastle
Time: 10am
Info: website www.girodebaile.com , Beach Road, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo
Email: girodebaile@gmail.com Tel: 086 3225128

28. Saturday 30 July
Event: Attymass Gathering Children's Fun Run
Venue: Starts from Attymass Community Centre - Contact Attymass Community Centre on Facebook for details

29. Saturday 30 July
Event: Rock/Acoustic Night
Venue: Emmetts Bar

29. Saturday 30 July
Event: Acoustic Session
Venue: An Bolog Bui

30. Saturday 30th July
Event: Session with Cairde Ceile band 8-10 pm then dj 10-close
Venue: Hogans Bar, Ballina

31. Saturday 30th July
Event: In Humbert’s Landing, Award winning the largest, award-winning & most spectacular series of Napoleonic re-enactment events ever seen in Ireland!
Venue: Kilcummin Strand, Killala just outside Ballina
32. Sunday 31 July
Event: In Humbert’s Landing, Award winning the largest, award-winning & most spectacular series of Napoleonic re-enactment events ever seen in Ireland!
Venue: Kilcummin Strand, Killala just outside Ballina

33. Sunday 31 July
Event: Healyfest Weekend headlined by Buck Taylor
This is the final night of a whole weekend of live music, with on-site camping available
Venue: Healys Pub Ballycastle

34. Sunday 31 July
Event: Giro De Baille Cycle race
Venue:Ballycastle
Time: 10am
Info: website www.girodebaile.com , Beach Road, Ballycastle, Co. Mayo
Email: girodebaile@gmail.com Tel: 086 3225128

35. Sunday 31 July
Event: Trad Night Concert
Venue: Bar Square, Ballina
Adm: Free

36. Sunday 31 July
Event: Tradfest session
Venue: Dillons Bar & Restaurant, Ballina
Adm: Free
10pm

37. Sunday 31 July
Event: Attymass Gathering Sports Day
Venue: Attymass Sports Field just next to An Sionnach Rua Pub, Carrowkerbelia, Attymass
see www.attymass.ie for details

38. Sunday 31 July
Event: Trad & Country Night
Venue: Merry Monk, Ballina
Free Adm

39. Sunday 31 July
Event: Country Night
Venue: The Loft Bar, Ballina
Free Adm

40. Sunday 31 July
Event: Live Music
Serving Irish Boxty all during the Tradfest
Venue: The Auld Shebeen, Ballina
Free Adm

41. Sunday 31 July
Event: Session with Cairde Ceile band 8-10 pm then dj 10-close
Venue: Hogans Bar, Ballina
Free Adm

42. Sunday 31 July
Event: Live Music
Venue: Crockets on the Quay
Adm: Free

43. Sunday 31 July
Event: Live Music
Venue: The Loft Bar
Adm: Free

44. Sunday 31 July
Event: Live Music
Venue: The Broken Jug, 7pm-9pm
Adm: Free

45. Sunday 31 July
Event: Siamsa Sraide
Venue: Swinford

46. Sunday 31 July
Event: Rock/Acoustic Night
Venue: Emmetts

47. Monday 1 August
Bonniconlon Agricultural Show & Gymkhana
This is Ireland’s second biggest show and features a whole host of Agricultural displays from prize winning cattle to Horse jumping Displays, Produce displays, Heritage Displays, Vintage Tractors, Market and Products displays, lots of family friendly live entertainment and games, food tents, craft displays, Two large stages with dance floors featuring the best of Country music and Dancing displays. Midwest Radio and Irish TV will be covering event.

48. Monday 1 August
Event: Tradfest Ballad Session
Venue: Dillons Bar & Restaurant, Ballina
Adm: Free
6.30pm-8.30pm

49. Monday 1 August
Event: Country Music
Serving Irish Boxty all during the Tradfest
Venue: The Auld Shebeen, Ballina
Adm: Free

50. Monday 1 August
Event: Live Music Night
Venue: Bar Square
Adm Free

51. Monday 1 August
Event: Siamsa Sraide
Venue: Swinford

52. Monday 1 August
Event: Kilkelly Heritage Day, Come and enjoy a step back in time at Kilkelly Heritage Day. Dress up in your heritage clothes and meet up with old friends in this special parish celebration of Irish Life. Enjoy a host of Food Stalls, Free rides on the Donkey and Cart, Vintage Displays, Agricultural Displays and Crafts, Live Music all day
Venue: Kilkelly Village
Adm: Free
53. Monday 1st August
Event: Mick Dempsey and friends
Venue: Hogans Bar, Ballina

54. Tuesday 2 August
Event: Siamsa Sraide
Venue: Swinford

55. Tuesday 2nd August
Event: Sounds of the jukebox
Venue: Hogans Bar, Ballina

56. Wednesday 3 August
Event: Trad Session
Venue: Dillons Bar, Ballina
Adm: Free

57. Wednesday 3 August
Event: Acoustic Night with Niamh & David
Venue: Bar Square, Ballina
Adm Free

58. Wednesday 3 August
Event: Siamsa Sraide
Venue: Swinford

59. Wednesday 3rd August
Event: Session with Cairde Ceile band 9-11pm.
Venue: Hogans Bar, Ballina

60. Saturday 30 July
Event: Live Music night with Padraig and Jaaon as featured in the sell out Grainne Mhaol Show
Venue: Twin Trees Hotel Ballina