All set for Offaly Fleadh Cheoil

Damian Moran

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Damian Moran

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The Offaly Fleadh Cheoil takes place in Tullamore from Tuesday, May 6 to Sunday, May 11.

The Offaly Fleadh Cheoil takes place in Tullamore from Tuesday, May 6 to Sunday, May 11.

There is a packed programme of events right throughout the week with the competitions taking place on the Saturday in the Sacred Heart School

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Offaly Fleadh Cheoil, Tullamore 2014 Program of events:

Tuesday, May 6th

* 9pm - Céilí in Durrow Hall – The best of Set and Céilí Dancing
* 9.30pm - Music Session in Joe Lee’s. A night of traditional music, song and dance.

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Wednesday, May 7th

9.30pm - Traditional Singing Session in Annie Kellys – A must for all lovers of traditional singing.

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Thursday, May 8th

* 6.30pm - “Old Friends Remembered” – County Library, Tullamore – A tribute to Bill Daly, Eric Mitchell and Johnny Brady who all passed away recently.
* 9.30pm - Music Session in Eugenes – The legendary Thursday night session.

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Friday, May 9th

* 7.30pm. Official opening and Dancing Competitions in Tullamore Rugby Club.

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Saturday, May 10th

* Competitions begin at 11am in the Sacred Heart Secondary School
* Fleadh Mass at 6.30
* Pub Sessions – Various venues

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Sunday, May 11th

* Competitions continue at 11am in the Sacred Heart Secondary School
* Farewell Session at 9.30 – Venue to be confirmed