Exciting Live Gig Rig at Connacht Fleadh in Strokestown!

Strokestown is set to come alive with the vibrant sounds of traditional Irish music and dance with the upcoming Connacht Fleadh set to include a spectacular Live Gig Rig at the Percy French Hotel Car Park – taking place on Saturday, July 6th, and Sunday, July 7th. This free event promises to help create a weekend filled with top-notch entertainment for all ages!

Headlining the Saturday night festivities is the renowned Blackwater Céilí Band, the 2018 All-Ireland champions, who are making their much-anticipated debut in Co Roscommon. Joining them are the talented Donoghue Brothers, the Roaring Marys, and lively CCÉ groups from Roscommon and Athlone, ensuring a night of unforgettable performances.

Sunday’s line-up is equally thrilling, with the energetic Ruaile Buaile headlining, guaranteed to get the crowd dancing with their ground-thumping trad.

Other exciting acts include Shillelagh Law, John and James Carty with Ryan Sheridan, The Reel Girls, Streancán, Strokestown Open Mic Group, and Elphin CCÉ, offering a rich array of musical talent.

In addition to the stellar music, the weekend will feature a fun fair, kids’ activities, and face-painting, making it a perfect family outing.

Join us at the Connacht Fleadh for a celebration of culture, music, and community spirit in the heart of Strokestown!