Offaly Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, in conjunction with the Tullamore Branch, are hosting the 55th Fleadh Cheoil Uíbh Fhailí in Tullamore from May 5 to May 11 2014.
The week-long schedule of events includes music and singing sessions, a concert and Céilí, exhibitions etc. Friday night, May 9th will feature the official opening followed by the dancing competitions. All other competitions will take place on the Saturday and Sunday in the Sacred Heart Secondary School.
As well as the competitions at the weekend, there will be many other attractions, instrument vendors on site, a recording of Coppers & Brass for Midlands Radio 103, impromptu sessions and so on.
All musicians, singers and dancers are very welcome to come along and enjoy the fun.
Offaly Comhaltas - Showcasing the finest musicians, singers, dancers from the various Branches in Offaly and further afield.
All People, Families, schools, clubs, organizations and individuals are invited to come along to this great annual event. Anyone wishing to enter one of the competitions at a County Fleadh Cheoil must submit their entry form to the Fleadh Secretary not later than the end of March. Full details will be available from www.offalyfleadh.com in the coming weeks.
. Fund-Raising Events The Tullamore Branch wishes to say a sincere thank you to all its generous sponsors and to advise that it has upcoming fund-raising events.
Table Quiz – Thursday, Feb. 6th. in The Brewery Tap at 9pm. Tables of 4 with great prizes. Bake Off & Cake Sale – Saturday, March 15th in the Bridge Centre. Annual Concert – Friday, March 28th in Tullamore Rugby Club at 8.30. Sponsored Walk – Sunday, April 13th in Boora Parklands and followed by a picnic, music and dancing.