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Sixth Annual Cultural Event Features Popular, Legendary Irish Bands, Dance Performances, Workshops, and Family Fun

Posted by [email protected] on July 30, 2018 at 11:25 AM

IrishFest Atlanta Celebrates the Best of Traditional Irish Music, Dance, and Culture October 26-27

Sixth Annual Cultural Event Features Popular, Legendary Irish Bands,Dance Performances, Workshops, and Family Fun 

July 27, 2018 (Atlanta, GA) — The sixth annual IrishFest Atlanta will feature popular traditional Irish band, Téada, The Green Fields of America on their 40th Anniversary Tour, and the ...

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Sunday Conversation with Patrick Finley and Hollie Greenwood

Posted by [email protected] on October 31, 2017 at 10:50 AM

Ann Hardie The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

12:00 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017

One has deep Irish roots and the other not so much. But both Patrick Finley and Hollie Greenwood share a love of Irish music and the ability to play it like a dream. In August, Finley became a two-time world champion of the Irish fiddle at the 2017 All-Ireland competition in Ennis, Ireland. The Atlanta International School senior took first place in the under 18 fiddle slow airs competition. (Last year...

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Former Coke CEO Neville Isdell to Discuss Museum on Irish Diaspora

Posted by [email protected] on October 25, 2017 at 11:15 AM

GLOBAL ATLANTA

OCTOBER 25, 2017 | TREVOR WILLIAMS

Neville Isdell, the former chief executive of Coca-Cola Co., will be in Atlanta Nov. 1 to shed light on a project telling the story of the 70 million people around the world who claim Irish ancestry.

EPIC, The Irish Immigration Museum, is located in Dublin’s docklands district and features interactive exhibitions on the factors driving emigration and how the Irish people have influenced the world.

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IrishFest Atlanta bringing country's music, dance to city

Posted by [email protected] on October 23, 2017 at 11:20 AM

Neighbor News Online.com

Neighbor Staff Oct 23, 2017

IrishFest Atlanta 2017, an event promoting the culture of Ireland through the country’s traditional music, song, dance and language, will take place Nov. 3 and 4 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta Perimeter Dunwoody hotel, 4387 Chamblee Dunwoody Road.

The festival will include world-renowned artists including: Pride of New York with famous lead Joanie Madden of Cherish the Ladies, Pride of Moyvane a top dance band, ...

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Irish Heaven in Georgia

Posted by [email protected] on October 1, 2017 at 10:55 PM

Seán Laffey puts in a call to Teresa Finley of the IrishFest Atlanta.

Seán Laffey, Irish Music Times

The 5th Atlanta Irish Festival comes together on the first weekend of November; a relatively young festival it draws on some of the best Irish Traditional musicians working and living in the USA. The festival is centred on the Doubletree Hilton, a smaller hotel that encourages direct interaction between part...

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IrishFest Atlanta Celebrates the Best of Traditional Music, Dance and Culture

Posted by [email protected] on October 1, 2017 at 11:05 AM

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IRISHFEST​ ​ATLANTA​ ​CELEBRATES​ ​THE​ ​BEST​ ​OF TRADITIONAL​ ​MUSIC,​ ​DANCE​ ​AND​ ​CULTURE

IrishFest Atlanta is hosting the fifth annual event on November 3 rd & 4 th at the DoubleTree by Hilton

Atlanta Perimeter Dunwoody. Atlanta​ ​–​ ​October​ ​10,​ ​2017R...

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Brookhaven, Roswell teens excel at All-Ireland event

Posted by [email protected] on August 24, 2017 at 11:25 AM

Neighbor News Online.com

Everett Catts Aug 24, 2017

Updated

 

This article was updated Aug. 24 at 8:14 a.m. with clarified information on the 10 musicians competing in the All-Ireland World Music Championship.

A year after one member of a group of metro Atlanta teenage musicians won a title at the All-Ireland World Music Championship, two of them brought home crowns at the 2017 event, held Aug. 18 through 20 in Ennis, Ireland.

At this year...

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