Shannonside Winter Music Weekend
Planning on hibernating this winter? Set your alarm for January 17th and the twentieth Shannonside Winter Music Festival in Sixmilebridge and Bunratty, Co. Clare.
There will be lots of 70 events across 15 venues featuring different musical genres, with Concerts, Sessions, Set Dancing & Poetry in venues around the adjoining villages of Sixmilebridge & Bunratty.
While much of the roster is filled with Festival alumni, 2019 sees the debut visit from the legendary
Matt Molloy, playing the Saturday night concert with multi-instrumentalist John Carty and Arty
Glynn on guitar. Mick Hanly provides support that night.
Selected 2019 Festival Lineup :
- Matt Molloy with multi-instrumentalist John Carty and Arty Glynn
- The Cintron Brothers
- Purely Vocals
- The Petersens
- The Golden Star Morris
- The Munich String
- Frankie Lane
- Spancil Hillbillies
- The Led Farmers
- Diversus Guitar Quartet
- The Doyle Family (UK)
- Randal’s Folly
- Ger O’Donnell and Kate Theasby
A full Saturday of concerts on five stages at Bunratty Folk Park is a serious musical treat. The set dancing in Bunratty Castle Hotel is always well-supported, and the gigs, sessions, and concerts throughout both villages will feature the best of music and song!