Prices and info 2020

See Schedule Page for event details, Workshops page for class descriptions

Pre-registration for workshops is strongly recommended.

Register online to the left. 

Saturday April 18th Music and Dance Workshops 10am-3pm

Tuition for Saturday workshops include the full day of workshops, morning warm up, all sessions and discounts to other events. (They do not include the Concert or Sunday events.)

Tuition: Saturday Workshops: Early Bird rate until March 31: $65; April 1-April 16: $75; After April 16: $80. 
What: A fun and intensive small group class in one of the many classes described on the Workshops page PLUS lunchtime intermediate session  and NEW this year physical therapy for musicians lecture. This is a great opportunity to meet other musicians and learn from the masters! It's recommended that students enroll in just one class for the day however half days may be possible - contact Laura to inquire.

There will also be an Italian pasta, pizza and salad buffet available for $10 at the event. Catered by Frank's Pizza
When: Saturday April 18th Start the day with a 10am orientation to get your bearings, learn about the instructors and warm up with a tune or two. Class starts at 10:30. Lunch will be from 12-1:30. All workshop packages include the intermediate session and PT lecture (plus the off site slow session that follows). Class resumes 1:30-3pm.
Where: St. Michael The Archangel School, 10 Willow Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21206

See Workshops for class descriptions, Performers for instructor bios and Schedule for more event details. 

Saturday April 18th Irish Music Masters Concert Featuring 2020 Trad Fest Faculty 8pm This always sells out!  Order tickets early

Fee: $32 ($27 for Trad Fest Workshop Participants) Tickets to the Saturday evening faculty concert tickets are not included in workshop fee unless you have signed up for the "full weekend package".  Advanced purchase to the evening faculty concert is highly encouraged as space is limited and we anticipate a sell out. 
Where: Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore, MD             


Sunday April 19th Irish Song Repertoire Class with Liz Hanley & David McKindley-Ward

Fee: $25 / $20 for Saturday Workshop registrants
What: A great opportunity to learn about the song tradition, increase your repertoire and learn from one of the greats.
When: Sunday April 14th 1:30-3pm
Where: Zissimos on the Avenue in Hampden (1023 W. 36th Street, Baltimore, MD))

Sunday April 19th Tune Teach Class with Jim Eagan (fiddle) and Michael Stribling (Uilleann pipes)

Fee: $25 / $20 for Saturday Workshop registrants
What: Open to all instrumentalists, this is a great opportunity to increase your repertoire and learn some beautiful settings from a few of the masters. For experienced musicians.
When: Sunday April 19th 3:15-4:45pm
Where: Zissimos on the Avenue in Hampden (1023 W. 36th Street, Baltimore, MD))

Refund - Transfer Policies

Workshops: To qualify for a workshop or weekend package full refund, a written cancellation must be received by close of business March 31, 2020, For cancellations received by close of business April 10, a 50 percent (50%) refund will apply. After April 10, no refunds will be issued. Any “no-shows” will not be issued a refund. Registrations are transferable. Requests to transfer must be made in writing to the Baltimore Irish Trad Fest Director by April 15th and a separate registration form must be completed and signed by new registrant. All requests for refunds will incur a $10.00 administrative fee per registration.

Cancellations for medical emergencies after the above deadlines will be considered on an individual basis and will require a physician's signed letter.

Concert tickets to the Concert at the Creative Alliance are non-refundable.


Programming subject to change