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Peatbog Faeries heading for 'home' gig at HebCelt - Stornoway Gazette

June 22, 2017 - 11:53am

Stornoway Gazette

Peatbog Faeries heading for 'home' gig at HebCelt
Stornoway Gazette
For the full Peatbogs experience, the band start a UK tour next month, including a return to the award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival where they have been inducted into the Hall of Fame. “It's always great to play HebCelt as it's close to a home gig.

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Waynesville celebrates Celtic culture at their annual festival - WRGT TV Fox 45

June 18, 2017 - 11:34pm

WRGT TV Fox 45

Waynesville celebrates Celtic culture at their annual festival
WRGT TV Fox 45
It was the second event the Celtic Fest of Ohio has put together in Waynesville. “On the five stages that we have, you will hear the best blend of Celtic music anywhere around,” Marketing Director Cheryl Bucholtz said. “As more people are finding out ...

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Celtic Society ushers in summer with Solstice Festival - WBBJ-TV

June 18, 2017 - 4:49am

WBBJ-TV

Celtic Society ushers in summer with Solstice Festival
WBBJ-TV
Organizers say the money raised will benefit the Celtic society. “The goal is to actually raise money for the Celtic Society, we have a big Celtic fest that happens in October, and we need funding for that, and then of course to draw attention to the ...

Frederick church to celebrate Celtic traditions next week, in September - Longmont Times-Call

June 16, 2017 - 3:49am

Frederick church to celebrate Celtic traditions next week, in September
Longmont Times-Call
30, St. Brigit Episcopal is expecting at least 1,000 people for their first Celtic Festival. There will be all things Celtic at the festival — crafts, food, music and history. Joplin-Jack said that a congregant will play St. Brigit to tell people ...

RI celebrates all things Celtic at Solstice Festival - The Providence Journal

June 15, 2017 - 2:40am

The Providence Journal

RI celebrates all things Celtic at Solstice Festival
The Providence Journal
The Jeremiahs, from Ireland, will make their New England debut at the Blackstone River Theatre Summer Solstice Festival. The group combines traditional and contemporary sounds to create its own brand of urban folk music. [Courtesy of Blackstone River ...

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Highland Games highlight of Pikes Peak Celtic Festival - Colorado Springs Gazette

June 14, 2017 - 7:49pm

Highland Games highlight of Pikes Peak Celtic Festival
Colorado Springs Gazette
A player competes in the sheaf toss Saturday, June 20, 2015, during the Pikes Peak Celtic Festival at Memorial Park in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock). 4 p.m. Friday, noon Saturday and Sunday, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave., ...

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Ohio Renaissance Festival folks are behind Celtic Fest Ohio - Hamilton Journal News

June 14, 2017 - 3:37pm

Ohio Renaissance Festival folks are behind Celtic Fest Ohio
Hamilton Journal News
“It's molded into more of a Celtic music festival with lots of food and shopping,” said Cheryl Bucholtz, the festival's marketing director. “It's a good variety, with even some Celtic punk rock. The music is the most popular aspect of the festival. You ...

Everything Celtic on show at popular festival - Bay 93.9

June 12, 2017 - 10:27pm

Bay 93.9

Everything Celtic on show at popular festival
Bay 93.9
celtic fest fb 1 Thousands have flocked to the Bellarine Peninsula for one of the region's biggest events of the year. The National Celtic Festival wrapped up in Portarlington yesterday after being held over the Queen's Birthday long weekend. Festival ...

National Celtic festival sees thousands enjoy 'good, spirited Irish craic' at Victoria's Portarlington - ABC Online

June 12, 2017 - 8:33am

ABC Online

National Celtic festival sees thousands enjoy 'good, spirited Irish craic' at Victoria's Portarlington
ABC Online
More than 15,000 people have celebrated the Celtic spirit at Portarlington's annual National Celtic Festival, in Victoria's Bellarine Peninsula. The three-day festival got toes tapping with a number of traditional Celtic bands from around the world ...

Portarlington National Celtic Festival brings in 15000 visitors - Geelong Advertiser

June 11, 2017 - 7:39am

Geelong Advertiser

Portarlington National Celtic Festival brings in 15000 visitors
Geelong Advertiser
Celtic dancing, music, theatre and food transformed the seaside town as festival director Una McAlinden said it was the best crowd they've ever had since the event began in 2003. Name shame: Cnoot, Gunner and Marloch at the festival. Hmmm!

Montana Clans Celebrate Culture at Kilt O' The Falls Celtic Fest - KRTV News in Great Falls, Montana - KRTV Great Falls News

June 11, 2017 - 2:22am

KRTV Great Falls News

Montana Clans Celebrate Culture at Kilt O' The Falls Celtic Fest - KRTV News in Great Falls, Montana
KRTV Great Falls News
Clans from around Montana gathered in Great Falls for the second annual Kilt O' The Falls Celtic Festival. The day featured nine athletic events with highland games including the stone put, Scottish hammer throw and the sheaf toss. Proceeds benefit the ...

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Lewis native Calum Alex to perform new album at HebCelt festival - The Scottish Sun

June 10, 2017 - 12:35pm

The Scottish Sun

Lewis native Calum Alex to perform new album at HebCelt festival
The Scottish Sun
A LEWIS native will launch his new album at the award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival this summer. The Gaelic singer and piper Calum Alex delved into his roots to research and collect songs for the new album called 'Till', which is Gaelic for return.

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The Cheyenne Celtic Festival kicks off Tonight - KGWN

June 9, 2017 - 4:04pm

The Cheyenne Celtic Festival kicks off Tonight
KGWN
Starting tonight at 5:30 pm the 12th annual Celtic Festival brings food vendors, pipers, and free live entertainment to the Depot Plaza. The Clan row will be located inside the historic Depot Museum lobby. The closing ceremony for Friday will be at 10 ...

Celtic Connection brings Valentine to HebCelt - Stornoway Gazette

June 8, 2017 - 12:28pm

Stornoway Gazette

Celtic Connection brings Valentine to HebCelt
Stornoway Gazette
A music festival's efforts to put its indigenous language centre stage will have a Gallic, as well as a Gaelic, flavour this year. The award-winning Hebridean Celtic Festival, which is held in the heart of Gaeldom, is renowned for its strong support of ...

Taste of Scotland, Celtic Festival - Smoky Mountain News

June 7, 2017 - 4:38pm

Taste of Scotland, Celtic Festival
Smoky Mountain News
Although there will be a ticketed Clan Dinner celebration Thursday evening, there will be a free Ceilidh with Scottish bands from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday and an all-day free street festival Saturday. Other events include sheep herding, heavy athletics, clan ...

Winter festival warms Celtic hearts - Geelong Advertiser

June 6, 2017 - 1:40am

Geelong Advertiser

Winter festival warms Celtic hearts
Geelong Advertiser
Festival director Una McAlinden said the festival showcased the region. “It's a hallmark event for Portarlington, and indeed for Australia,” Ms McAlinden said “It is the largest cultural Celtic gathering in the country and has an ever growing ...

Tyler Celtic Festival demonstrates unique cultures through live, music, vendors, more - Tyler Morning Telegraph

June 4, 2017 - 6:15am

Tyler Celtic Festival demonstrates unique cultures through live, music, vendors, more
Tyler Morning Telegraph
At 190 pounds, Rosie, an Irish Wolf Hound, comes up past the hip of most people. “I brought her here to meet my friend who has an Irish Wolf hound named Guinness, after the beer,” Frank Cairns, of Longview, said. “We saw this festival on Facebook and ...

HebCelt music festival goers urged to book ferries - BBC News - BBC News

June 2, 2017 - 4:24pm

BBC News

HebCelt music festival goers urged to book ferries - BBC News
BBC News
Caledonian MacBrayne says there is high demand for spaces on its boats on the weekend of Lewis' HebCelt festival.

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Take the ferry to the Celtic festival - Docklands News

June 2, 2017 - 1:01am

Take the ferry to the Celtic festival
Docklands News
Docklanders can enjoy direct Port Phillip Ferries services from Docklands to Portarlington to visit the National Celtic Festival during the June long weekend. The 2017 National Celtic Festival will run from June 9-12 in various locations in ...

Celtic Fest gets new home in Cuba this weekend | News ... - Olean Times Herald

June 1, 2017 - 5:01pm

Olean Times Herald

Celtic Fest gets new home in Cuba this weekend | News ...
Olean Times Herald
CUBA — Caber tossing and bagpipes will lead the way into Cuba's Firemen's Park this weekend as the Allegany County Celtic Festival finds a new home in its ...

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