Programme

Yn Chruinnaght Celtic Gathering Isle of Man 2018

40th anniversary

Jelune 9 Jerrey Souree / Monday 9 July – Jeheiney 13 Jerrey Souree / Friday 13 July

Daily lunchtime sessions and gigs at 1pm, Noa Bakehouse in Douglas. FREE.

Jecrean 11 Jerrey Souree / Wednesday 11 July

Centenary Centre, Peel, 7.30pm

IMAR & MERA ROYLE
Winners of the 2018 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards ‘Horizon’ prize, Manx/Irish/Scottish supergroup Imar will be joined by fellow award winner, young folk musician of the year, Manx harpist Mera Royle. £18 (or part of £55 Festival pass)

This event is supported by Thornton Associates Ltd, Chartered Financial Planners

Jerdein 12 Jerrey Souree / Thursday 12 July

Centenary Centre, Peel, 7.30pm
LAS & CLASH VOOAR

Scottish/Irish Gaelic songs, tunes and dance from Las, plus Gaelic gypsy-folk from Clash Vooar. £12 (or part of £55 Festival pass)

 

Jeheiney 13 Jerrey Souree / Friday 13 July

Peel Masonic Hall, 7pm

Giense y Lught-thie / Family Ceili

Inter-Celtic dancing for all the family £5/£3 (u16)

*Family weekend ceili pass available £20*

 

Centenary Centre, Peel, 7.30pm

NOGOOD BOYO & THE LAWRENCES

Welsh folk-pop from NoGood Boyo plus Manx songs and tunes from Kirsty, Katie and Mark Lawrence. £12 (or part of £55 Festival pass)

Jesarn 14 Jerrey Souree / Saturday 14 July

House of Manannan, 12-5pm

THE GATHERING – the first of two days of free music and dance displays, workshops, children’s activities and crafts for all the family. FREE

Peel Masonic Hall, 7pm

Giense y Lught-thie / Family Ceili £5/£3 (u16)

Inter-Celtic dancing for all the family £5/£3 (u16)

*Family weekend ceili pass available £20*

 

Centenary Centre, Peel, 7.30pm

ALTAN & RUTH KEGGIN, JAMIE SMITH & MALCOLM STITT

Superb Irish band Altan who are celebrating their 30th anniversary, plus inter-Celtic songs and tunes from Isle of Man, Wales and Scotland from Ruth Keggin, Jamie Smith & Malcolm Stitt. £20 (or part of £55 Festival pass)

This event is supported by Culture Ireland.

 

Jedoonee 15 Jerrey Souree / Sunday 15 July

House of Manannan, 12-5pm

THE GATHERING – To close the festival, an afternoon of free music and dance displays, workshops, children’s activities and crafts for all the family. FREE

 

Yn Chruinnaght Celtic Gathering is grateful to its wonderful sponsors; Culture Vannin, the Isle of Man Arts Council, Year of Our Island 2018, Culture Ireland, Thornton Associates Ltd. Chartered Financial Planners, Malcolm Scott Dickinson Charitable Trust as well as the invaluable support of Manx National Heritage, Department of Education, Sport and Culture, Peel Town Commissioners, Department of Enterprise and Noa Bakehouse.