Temple Bar TradFest
Venue: Various venues in Temple Bar Website: www.templebartrad.com Price: FREE Date: January 25th-January 29th Time: Various
TradFest is Dublin’s biggest celebration of Irish music and culture, now entering it’s 7th year. The 2012 festival will include headline concerts in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin City Hall and The Button Factory.
From Wednesday until Sunday next week, over 200 free events will be taking place right in the heart of the city including a music trail, singers club, open sessions, the international Celtic Irish dance show, master classes and showcases, gigs for kids, pipe bands, street performers, a rural Irish village in the city and much more. The Iconic surroundings of Christ Church cathedral will play host to Michael McGoldrick, Ralph McTell and The Dubliners 50th anniversary concert. Dublin’s city hall will resound to the sounds of Irish Music all week with lunch time and evening concerts with some of Ireland’s best known artists.