Longford Fleadh Cheoil 2014

The 2014 Fleadh Cheoil was hosted by the Joe Callaghan Branch of Comholtas Ceoiltoiri Éireann. The Fleadh took place in Edgeworthstown on May 9th -11th

The event opened with a grand concert in the Park Hotel on Friday evening with special guest Christopher Maguire Senior all-Ireland Button Accordion Champion 2013.

On Saturday the Mostrim Arms hosted the mini-Fleadh for under 8 – 10 competitors performers. The Fleadh was officially launched at 7.30 Saturday evening on the ‘gig rig’ in Main Street.

Sunday was a packed day of competitions starting at 1.15pm in St Mary’s N.S. with a parallel programme of performance on the gig-rig for all the family. Later that evening the various competition winners took to the gig rig to entertain n the large and enthusiastic audience.

Sessions continued into the night in each of the town pubs.

Photos From Longford Fleadh Cheoil 2014