The Gathering 2019

27th February-3rd March

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Now in its 20th year, The Gathering Traditional Festival is one of most loved festivals amongst traditional enthusiasts and is ideal for everyone from hardcore fans to the culturally curious. From fireside seisiúns to heart-pounding céilís, The Gathering Traditional Festival returns to The Gleneagle Hotel Killarney for concerts, céilís, sessions and storytelling as well as set dancing, singing and instrument masterclasses; attracting trad fans from the US, Britain, France, Germany and all over Ireland.  

This year’s Gathering Traditional Festival is one of the most richly diverse programmes we have had in years, and features everything from Altan, Mike McGoldrick, John Doyle & John McCusker, Dordán, Paddy Keenan, Frankie Gavin & Dermot Byrne and more.