Schedule

 

NORTH HALL

Entertainment Schedule for the
2017 Maryland Irish Festival

As 2018 entertainers are confirmed, they will be posted in the schedule.

Friday,  November 10, 2017

 

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GUINNESS BLONDE Stage

GUINNESS Stage

6:15 7:30 PM  Bogside Rogues  
7:30 7:45

Opening Ceremony

7:45 8:00   Pipes and Drums/floor
8:00 9:00    Kilmaine Saints
9:00

10:00

10:00

11:00

Barleyjuice
 

Dublin 5 

Saturday,  November 11, 2017

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GUINNESS BLONDE Stage

 GUINNESS Stage  

12:00 12:45 PM    Brendan Pelan
12:45 1:00   Metro Richmond PD Pipe & Drum Band
1:00 1:30 McHale School of Dance   
1:30 2:30   The Fitzgeralds
2:30 3:30  Blackwater   
3:30 3:45   Metro Richmond PD Pipe & Drum Band
3:45 4:45   Brendan’s Voyage 
4:45 5:15 Teelin Irish Dance Company  
5:15

6:15

6:15

7:00

 

 

Conor Delaney 

Bogside Rogues

 

7:00 8:15   Shamrogues 
8:15 9:30  Kilmaine Saints  
9:30

 

11:00   Barley Juice 

 

Sunday,  November 12, 2017

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 GUINNESS BLONDE Stage

 GUINNESS Stage

12:15 12:45 PM O’Connor School of Irish Dance  
12:45 1:45    Brendan’s Voyage
1:45 2:45  Blackwater  
2:45 3:45    Shamrogues  
3:45 4:45 The Fitzgeralds  
4:45 6:00    Dublin 5
       

Note:  Music schedule is subject to change

 

SOUTH HALL

Friday,  November 10, 2017

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TULLAMORE DEW Stage

6:00 7:00 PM  Seamus Kennedy
7:15 7:45 Broesler School of Irish Dance
8:00

9:15

9:00

10:00

19th Street Band

Bogside Rogues

10:15 11:00 19th Street Band

Saturday,  November 11, 2017

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TULLAMORE DEW Stage

12:00 1:00 PM Blackwater
1:15 1:45 Shannon Dunne School 
1:45 2:00 Metro Richmond PD & Pipe Band
2:00 3:00 Mother’s Pride 
3:15 4:15 Irish Blessing
4:30 5:30 The Fitzgeralds
5:30 5:45 Metro Richmond PD & Pipe Band
5:45 6:45 Mother’s Pride 
7:00 8:00 Bendan’s Voyage
8:15

9:30

9:15

11:00

Seamus Kennedy

Bogside Rogues

Sunday  November 12, 2017

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TULLAMORE DEW Stage

10:30 11:30 AM Mass
12:00 12:30 PM Amhranai na Gaeilge
12:45 1:15 Conor Delaney
1:30 2:30 The Fitzgeralds
2:45 3:45 Tanzanian Celi Band
4:00 5:00 Blackwater
5:15 5:45 Tir na Nog Dancers

Note:  Music schedule is subject to change

PORTZ’S PUB

Friday, November 10, 2017

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PORTZ’S PUB Stage

 5:30  6:00 PM Family Dedication Ceremony
 6:00  7:00 Capital Celtic
 7:15  8:15 Brian Gaffney 
 8:30  9:30 Capital Celtic
 9:45 11:00 Seamus Kennedy

 

Saturday, November 11, 2017

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PORTZ’S PUB Stage

12:00 12:45 PM Young Trad Musicians:

Peter Brice & Andrew Caden

1:00 1:45 Ciaran Quinn
2:00 2:45 Young Trad Musicians:

Peter Brice & Andrew Caden

3:00 3:45 Ciaran Quinn
4:00 4:45 Young Trad Musicians:

Peter Brice & Andrew Caden

5:00 5:45 Seamus Kennedy
6:00 6:45 Ciaran Quinn
7:00 7:45 DJ Sean Brooks
 8:00 8:45 Young Trad Musicians:

Peter Brice & Andrew Caden

9:00 9:45 Conor Delaney
 10:00  11:00 DJ Sean Brooks

Sunday, November 12, 2017

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PORTZ’S PUB Stage

12:30 1:45 PM Irish Jasper Greens
2:00 2:45 DJ Sean Brooks 
3:00 3:45 Irish Jasper Greens
4:00 6:00 Conor Delaney
     
     
     

Note:   Music and Dancing schedules are subject to change

 

Speaker’s Tent 

TIMENAMETITLEDESCRIPTION
TIMENAMETITLEDESCRIPTION
FRIDAY
6:00-6:45 PMTom O’CarrollSongs and Stories From Irish DiasporaMusical Presentation
7:00 - 8:00 PMGreg McVicker A Belfast ChildAuthor’s Presentation
8:00-8:45 PMTerence O’LearyIrish CrossingsAuthor’s Presentation
SATURDAY
12:00 - 12:45 PMShip’s Company Songs of the Sea Musical Presentation
1:00-1:45 PMTom O’CarrollThe Travelers: the Nomads of Ireland Historical presentation
2:00-2:45 PMShip’s Company Songs of the SeaMusical Presentation
3:00-3:45 PMTom O’CarrollThe Travellers: The Nomads of IrelandHistorical presentation
4:00-4:45 PMLuke F. McCusker Baltimore's Coffin Ships, Orphan Boys, and the Lazaretto Point LighthouseHistorical presentation
5:00-5:45 PMBarry LarkinTimothy O'Sullivan: An Irish Son who Became America's PhotographerHistorical presentation
6:00-6:45 PMTom O’Carroll The Commemoration of 1916Historical presentation
SUNDAY
1:00 PMThe Sally Murphy Memorial Irish TeaTickets for the Tea are Available on the Website: https://www.mt.cm/maryland-irish-festival-2017
3:30 PMTickets for the Tea are Available on the WebsiteTickets for the Tea are Available on the Website: https://www.mt.cm/maryland-irish-festival-2017

Hedge Row Tent (in South Hall) 

      

TIMENAMETITLEDESCRIPTION
TIMENAMETITLEDESCRIPTION
FRIDAY
6:0-6:45 PMSean LenahanGaeilge: The Future of Our Irish Language Historical Presentation
7:00-7:45 PMPatricia Hooper PetersonHistorical Irish Ghost Stories Author Presentation
8:00-8:45 PMLeonard Leshuk Viking Longship Company Longships on the Irish Sea and Beyond Historical Presentation
SATURDAY
12:00-12:45 PMSean LenahanPenny Whistle Lesson Musical Lesson
1:00-1:45 PMKathleen Garvey Norris Historical Presentation about the Irish Uprising Historical Presentation
2:00-2:45 PMAnthony Macaulay Peace and Reconciliation Across Sectarian Lines in Belfast Author Presentation
3:00-3:45 PMLeonard Leshuk Viking Longship Company Longships on the Irish Sea and Beyond Historical Presentation
4:00-4:45 PMPatricia Hooper Peterson Historical Irish Ghost Stories Author Presentation
500-5:45 PMSean LenahanPenny Whistle Lesson Musical Lesson
6:00-6:45 PMLeonard Leshuk Viking Longship Company Longships on the Irish Sea and Beyond Historical Presentation
7:00-7:45 PMAnthony Macaulay Peace and Reconciliation Across Sectarian Lines in Belfast Author Presentation
8:00-8:45 PMKathleen Garvey Norris Historical Presentation about the Irish Uprising Historical Presentaiton
SUNDAY
12:30-1:15 PMTom O’CarrollSaints Just Wanna Have FunMusical and Historical Presentation
1:30-2:15 PMAnthony MacaulayPeace and Reconciliation Across Sectarian Lines in Belfast Author Presentation
2:30-3:15 PMTom O’Carroll Saints Just Wanna Have FunMusical and Historical Presentation
3:30-4:15 PMCecilia Wright Irish Immigration Experience on the RailroadHistorical Presentation

Thumper’s Wee Stage (in Children’s Hall)

 

TIMENAMETITLEDESCRIPTION
TIMENAMETITLEDESCRIPTION
FRIDAY
6:30-7:15 PMDebbie O’Carroll Magician Children’s Entertainment
8:00-8:20 PMSarah Wolfe The Pirate Queen of Clew BayChildren’s Entertainment
SATURDAY
12:15-1:00 PMDebbie O’Carroll Magician Children’s Entertainment
1:00-1:30 PMSarah Wolfe The Pirate Queen of Clew BayChildren’s Entertainment
1:45-2:30 PMEchoes of NatureSwashbuckling AnimalsChildren’s Entertainment
2:45-3:30 PMDebbie O’Carroll Magician Children’s Entertainment
3:45-4:30 PMEchoes of Nature Swashbuckling AnimalsChildren’s Entertainment
4:45-5:35 PMSarah Wolfe The Pirate Queen of Clew BayChildren’s Entertainment
SUNDAY
12:30-1:15 PMDebbie O’Carroll Magician Children’s Entertainment
1:00-1:20 PMSarah Wolfe The Pirate Queen of Clew Bay Children’s Entertainment
2:00-2:20 PMSarah Wolfe The Pirate Queen of Clew BayChildren’s Entertainment