Cross Cultural Music, Song & Dance on the banks of the Bann.

Programme


Thursday 14th September

5K Run'n the Bann / Walk'n the Bann - 7pm
Adm (Run): £6
Adm (Walk) £5 per person or £10 per family
Registration:  1st Portglenone Presbyterian Church Hall, Main Street, 5pm – 6.45pm


Proceeds from this event will go to support the work of Northern Ireland Assistance Dogs (NIAD)
 


Friday 15th September

Art Exhibition by Vincent McAllister - Mallard Suite, Wild Duck Inn, 6pm - 9pm     Adm: Free
Visit Vincent's website


Concert - Wild Duck Inn, 8pm     Adm: £10
Please note that this is a partially seated concert.

Whistlin' Donkeys

Séis


Saturday 16th September

Art Exhibition by Vincent McAllister - Mallard Suite, Wild Duck Inn, 12noon - 7pm    Adm: Free
Visit Vincent's website

Pipe'n The Bann - Bank Square, 1.30pm - 5pm     Adm: Free  
Bands confirmed for the event are McNeillstown, Broughshane & District, Kilrea and Ballydonaghy.

In the case of inclement weather this event will be moved to the Riverside Suite at the Wild Duck Inn.


CD Launch - Strung - Church 0f Ireland, 2pm    Adm: Free

Family Fun Day - Playing Fields, Townhill Road, 2pm - 5pm     Adm: Free
In the case of inclement weather this event will be moved to the 1st Portglenone Presbyterian Church Hall.

Bodhrán workshop for teachers and students - Men's Shed, 3pm - 5pm     Adm: Free


Festival Concert - Wild Duck Riverside Suite 8.30pm (Doors open 8pm)  Adm: £20

Please note that this is strictly a fully seated concert.

Tickets can be purchased in Portglenone from 'All Occasions' or 'Moments'
Tickets can be reserved by emailing info@gignthebann.com

Tim Edey
Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker and John Doyle


Sunday 17th September


Art Exhibition by Vincent McAllister - Mallard Suite, Wild Duck Inn, 12noon - 7pm    Adm: Free
Visit Vincent's website
 

Family Fun organised by Partytime Events - Bank Square, 12noon - 5pm

Praise'n the Bann - Bank Square, 6.30pm

 
Ann O’Brien Stage - Wild Duck Riverside Suite, 7.30pm         Adm: £20
 - Contribution to Music Awards:
   Jim Lynn
   Joe Lowry (Posthumous award)

Concert:
Northbound
The Sands Family
     
 
Festival Sessions


Singing Session sponsored by Crosskeys Meats:
- Thursday 14th September
The Crosskeys Inn at 8.30pm


Traditional Music Sessions
- Friday 15th September
The Crosskeys Inn at 9.30pm
The Wild Duck at 10.30pm

- Saturday 16th September
The Wild Duck at 6pm
The Crosskeys Inn at 9pm
GAA Social Club at 10.30pm

- Sunday 17th September
Greenlough Bar at 3pm


Main Sponsors
  • Oranmore Guesthouse and Tea Rooms
  • Bannvale Credit Union
  • Bannside Pharmacy
  • Community Relations Council
  • Enkalon Foundation

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