Guinness International Bluegrass Festival in Dunmore East
The International Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival takes place from 27th to 30th August. The festival features bands from USA, Canada, England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. The whole village of Dunmore East is taken up and involved in the music, entertainment and craic. This is a FREE family festival that will feature workshops where visitors can learn some musical skills to bring back home with them.
Some of the headline bands at the festival this year are Demolition String Band (USA), Vabank Unit ( first Czech band to play at an Irish bluegrass), and homegrown acts such as Jigjam, The Mons Wheeler Band, The Down and Out Bluegrass Band and Barefoot Jenny. Come and enjoy this completely free festival with a very friendly atmosphere, guaranteed to be lively and upbeat along with the music and craic.
Check out www.discoverdunmore.com for information on the festival and what is on in the village
Stay at Samuels Heritage B & B located on the Dunmore Road outside Waterford City approximately 12 kilometres from the village of Dunmore East. Why not make Samuels Heritage your base during the festival and check us out on www.samuelsheritage.com or call us directly on +353 051-875094