Countdown to Athy Harvest Fleadh

Sharon Shannon kicked off the official countdown to the Athy Harvest Fleadh with Clodagh Doyle, Alison Kilbaine and Marie Farrell-Caffrey from the Farrell-Caffrey School of Dance. Photo: Pat Tinsley
The search is still on for Ireland’s next top trad musician, which is taking place as part of the upcoming Harvest Fleadh Oktoberfest celebrations at the Clanard Court Hotel in Athy on October 19.

The search is still on for Ireland’s next top trad musician, which is taking place as part of the upcoming Harvest Fleadh Oktoberfest celebrations at the Clanard Court Hotel in Athy on October 19.

Accordion legend Sharon Shannon will judge the competition and the winner will get to perform onstage with her on the night - see www.harvestfleadh.com for details on how to enter.

The Stunning will headline the night’s entertainment and Hilbilly Porter will also perform.

Ireland’s top craft beers will be celebrated with brews from Eight Degrees, Trouble Brewing and the Carlow Brewing Company.

Tickets at €27 each are available from the hotel or www.entertainment.ie.