International

Entertainers
Sharon Shannon

Sharon Shannon

Ireland has many musical feathers in her hat, and Sharon Shannon is one of the musicians who bear the international reputation of the Irish music tradition high.

Gaelic Storm

Gaelic Storm

Friday only. Gaelic Storm regularly headlines the largest Irish Festivals across the country, all the while gaining a reputation as a genre-bending Irish band whose songs mix Celtic traditions with something new and unexpected.

We Banjo 3

We Banjo 3

Creators of Celtgrass!! Billboard World #1 Artists!! Multi Award-Winning Irish Supergroup!! – We Banjo 3 are Ireland’s greatest live music export in a generation.

The Willis Clan

The Willis Clan

The Willis Clan returns to the Festival on Saturday and Sunday. The family looks forward to doing what they do best – entertain their fans.

Eileen Ivers

Eileen Ivers

With her new, energetic, joyous, passionate band, Universal Roots, Eileen Ivers continues to celebrate Ireland’s global musical influence as they connect music, cultures, stories and emotions that tie us together.

The Step Crew

The Step Crew

The StepCrew ignites Irish, Tap & Ottawa Valley Stepdancing. Led by Cara Butler and The Pilatzke Brothers of The Chieftains, Get ready to get jiggy!

Tannahill Weavers

Tannahill Weavers

Scotland’s Tannahill Weavers have been instrumental in the development of the modern Celtic music genre, and in 2018 they are celebrating their 50th Anniversary.

Young Dubliners

Young Dubliners

Sat. And Sunday only.The Young Dubliners are quite possibly Celtic rock’s hardest working band, playing hundreds of shows across the US and Europe.

Open the Door for Three

Open the Door for Three

Saturday & Sunday only. Open the Door for Three is Liz Knowles, Kieran O’Hare, and Pat Broaders and return this year to the Festival after playing in 2017 with John Whelan’s band.

The Go Set

The Go Set

This Australian band returns – with a combination of the folk elements of the bagpipes, accordion, and mandolin, with distorted punk guitars and a rock n roll ethos