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Programme of Events


Thursday 1st  August 

Art Exhibition

with artists Anna O Riordan, Ciara Brophy, Catherine Murray, Pauline Gibbons & Oisin Burke.

Time 7.30pm 

 Venue: Thatched House Finuge


Friday 2nd August 


with Ann Marie O Riordan

Venue: Teach Siamsa

Time: 8.30pm – 10.30pm

Admission: €15.00

Booking Phone: 087 9049371...Limited Tickets!


Live Music

by "The Threashing Mill Boy’s"

Time: 10.30 pm

Venue: In McCarthy’s Bar Finuge


Saturday 3rd August 

Children's Art

Artist: Pauline Gibbons

Time: 11.30am - 1 pm.

Venue: The Thatched House Finuge 

Art includes.. Mono-Printing, chine colle making Basic Cards & Bookmarks

School Going Age

Admin: €7.00


Live Music 

A Trad  Music Session

Come along and enjoy an afternoon of great trad music. All musicians most welcome

Time: 4pm-6pm

Venue: McCarthy’s Bar Finuge

Final of Sean McCarthy Ballad Competition 

Time: 8.30pm 

Venue: Teach Siamsa

Special Guest Compere Kerry Radio's Dermot Morriarty

Interval act with Liam Corridan.

Admission €10.00


Music with "Country Man"

Time :10.30

Venue: McCarthy’s Bar Finuge


Sunday 4th August


Come along and join us as we celebrate 25 years of the Sean McCarthy Weekend with afternoon Tea    

Time: 2.30pm-4.30pm

Venue: The Thatched House Finuge

Admission: Free!!  All welcome


Live Open Air Music

with Heart & Soul

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Venue: McCarthys Bar Finuge


Ballad Singers & Song Writers Lifetime Achievement Awards

Our first lifetime achievement award

Time: 8pm

Venue: Teach Siamsa Finuge



The Final of The Mick McCarthy Story Telling Competition

With Special guest Compere

Time: 8.15pm

Venue: Teach Siamsa Finuge

Admission: €10.00


Live Music

With Peter Lane

Time: 10.30pm

Venue: McCarthys Bar Finuge


Monday 5th August

Rambling House Finuge, all Musicians,Singers & Storytellers most welcome!!! 

Light Refreshment served

Time: 3.30pm – 5.30pm

Venue: Teach Siamsa Finuge


The Annual Bank Holiday BBQ

Venue: McCarthy’s Beer Garden

Time: 5pm -7pm


Music with "Fastest Fingers" Michael O Brien

Time: 7pm.- 9 pm

Venue: McCarthy’s Bar





Tel: 0879049371