Feile Chois Cuain 2019

Festivals in County Mayo in the West of Ireland

FESTIVALS

May 2019

Every year Louisburg hosts the Feile Chois Cuain, a traditional music festival attracting a large number of music enthusiasts from many parts of Ireland and abroad.

The event has earned an enviable reputation as one of Ireland’s premier traditional festivals with many of Ireland’s most revered performers returning to the festival year after year.

This year it will take place from Friday 3rd May to Monday 6th May.

It is renowned for the high quality of its informal sessions in pubs and streets all over the weekend. Everybody is welcome to join the music, sing a song, play a tune or dance a step.

It is also well known for the concerts and for the classes in every traditional instruments such as harp, accordion, fiddle, flute, tin whistle, concertina and banjo and in sean-nos singing, ballads and set dance.