The Baltimore Irish Arts Center presents the 10th annual
April 14-16, 2023
Irish Trad Fest
April 14-16, 2023
At multiple venues in Baltimore, MD
ONLINE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED - Walk ups to all events accepted as available. Concert is pretty much sold out but they may take some walkups (And try the website - the may release a few more!)
Concert is almost sold out. Visit the Creative Alliance website for concert tickets (if available)
A WEEKEND OF WORKSHOPS, PERFORMANCES AND SESSIONS IN IRISH TRADITIONAL MUSIC, DANCE AND SONG
Some of the world's finest traditional Irish musicians will gather in Baltimore to teach workshops, perform and lead sessions. Highlights include an all-star concert on Saturday evening at the Creative Alliance, workshops on Saturday and Sunday, and sessions all weekend long, including:
Billy and Sean McComiskey, Button Accordion; James Kelly, Rose Flanagan, Joanna Clare, Fiddle; Kevin Crawford, flute; Kathleen Conneely, Tin Whistle; Pauline Conneely, Tenor Banjo, Conor Hearn, Guitar; Lexie Boatright, Harp and Concertina; Donna Long, Piano; Myron Bretholz, Bodhran; Eileen Estes & Catherine O'Kelly, Songs; Laura Byrne, Director/Flute, and more!
NEW THIS YEAR:
Friday night Ceili and welcome session
More of your Saturday workshops
7 Sunday classes and seminars to choose from
Post concert session at James Joyce Pub in Harbor East
All of Sunday's events will take place in Hampden (all within walking distance)
The Grasso Family, in memory of Mark Grasso
Harry and Meg Ferguson
Anne O'Kelly, in honor of Patrick and Mary Mullen
Interested in becoming a sponsor? Visit the Donate page.
Artists: This is a "teaching" festival on a small budget. As such we are unable to take solicitations for acts.
For other questions and comments please email Laura or complete the form below: