9th – 14th August 2017, Gaoth Dobhair
Loinneog Lúnasa 9-14 Lúnasa i nGaoth Dobhair
Further details available on: loinneoglunasa.com
This Festival celebrates the Musical and cultural heritage of Gaoth Dobhair.
Loinneog Lúnasa 2017 – a community-based festival celebrating the music and culture of the Donegal Gaeltacht. This year’s festival will give particular focus to Amharclann Ghaoth Dobhair, officially opened in 1961 and renovated and re-opened in 2017.
There are few areas in Ireland that can boast such a wealth of internationally renowned musical acts. Just think of Enya, Clannad, Mairead Ní Mhaonaigh and Altan to name but a few. Then Brendan de Gaillí has danced his way around the world with Riverdance.
But Gaoth Dobhair is not just about the music! It’s the place itself. There’s the sea and the coast, the islands the tradition and of course the Irish language. So come and enjoy a weekend of music, culture and craic in Gaoth Dobhair during “Loinneog Lúnasa”