CeltFest Events Summary


CELTFEST EVENTS SUMMARY 2012 may continue to be added to up till July.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, July 14 & 15  Summary of Public Events (PDF below)

MONDAY-THURSDAY, July 16-19  Details at links below:

More detailed information on Public Workshops at Special Interest Courses & Participatory Events

 Download PDF CeltFest 2012 Events at-a-Glance (printable)

CeltFest Instructor Concerts

The instructional Faculty perform in the professional concerts listed below. Each show has a different theme, and a different combination of artists and numbers. Details of each show will be posted soon on the event listings, also appearing on the events calendar for July.

  • MONDAY: Lori Watson & Innes Watson ~ Scots Kith and Kin
  • TUESDAY: Stephanie Cadman & Owen Barrington~ Dancer-Musician Double Threats
  • THURSDAY: Sunset & Stars Gala Finale: featuring the Niamh ni Charra Band and ALL!             

For listings and descriptions of those above, go to  CONCERTS.  Doors open at 7pm|7:30 showtime on Monday, Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday.

NOTE: tickets must be purchased for admission to these concerts and ceilidhs. Pre-purchase is highly recommended as space is limited.

Just want to do the ceilidhs? Arrive at the door, sometime after 8:30. (space permitting) Admission is $5, a donation to the CeltFest Bursary Fund.  Time of 9:00 ceilidh start is approximate.

CeltFest Student Concerts & Ceilidhs

WEDNESDAY night features the student talent show, the one, the only~

  • Wacky Jig & Hornpipe Contest  OPEN to the public!  Non-serious competition, but serious fun!  It's a family pub night, which features a called Ceilidh Dance and live instructor ceilidh-band entertainment!

Students  perform open-stage style after each concert. 8:30 onwards each night.


  • Tickets need to be purchased for admission. Advance purchase best. Don't be disappointed!
  • CeltFest Ceilidhs are free to CeltFest students, and those with a CeltPak or CeltPass with name badges and also for ticket holders to the evening's earlier concert. They are open by nominal admission charge (after 8:30) at the door each evening, space permitting.
  • Evening CONCERTS: Doors open at 7pm |7:30 showtime on Mon, Tue Wed and Thur.

want to participate in public events at a discount?

CeltFestiValue! All 2012 Concerts & Ceilidhs at a discount! Pre-purchase a CeltPAK.

.....Want to ALSO do some evening classes and special events? Purchase a CeltPASS, which gives you all of the above PLUS unlimited access to Weekend, Evening and Special Participatory Workshops! OFFER AVAILABLE FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY

Further details and more CeltFest Activities on CeltFest calendar of events

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