Connemara Walk & Breton Session in Clifden

Our Summer Walk will take place this year in Connemara on the Connemara National Park, on Saturday 28th of July. We shall meet up on the National Park’s parking in Letterfrack at 2.00pm.

The following day on Sunday 29th of July we shall have a Breton Session in Clifden at Lowry’s bar (Main street), from 1.00pm, so bring your instruments or be prepared to dance a bit.

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Tour de Connemara

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St Yves’ day in Cork

A Fest-Noz / Céilí will be held for the St Yves’ day this year in Cork.

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A Breton evening in Dublin

A Breton evening with live music and dances will be held on Thursday 19th of April  from 8.00 pm til 10.00pm at Foras na Gaeilge in Dublin (7 Merrion sq), this event organised the Celtic Congress in Ireland.

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Kenavo dit Michael

It is with great sadness that we have learnt that Michael Diskin passed away this Saturday.
Michael has been more than deeply involved in the twinning of Lorient and Galway.

Our sympathy goes to his family.

Degemerit ni ho ped, hor gourc’hemennoù a gengañv.

Reposing in the Jesuit Church on Sea Road tonight, Monday 2nd April, at 7pm.
Funeral mass at 11am on Tuesday followed by burial in Rahoon cemetary.

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Pan Celtic Festival 2012

The Pan Celtic festival will take place this year in Carlow from the 10th to the 15th of April.
We are expecting a huge crowd from Brittany this year.

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Ar Maen Du in Galway

The Galway-Sligo based band Ar Maen Du, playing traditional Breton music, will have a gig this Saturday 3rd of March at Brown Thomas (18-21 Eglinton Buildings) in Galway, from 3.00pm until 5.00pm.

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Pancake Tuesday – Mardi Gras

Thanks to the Galway-Lorient twining committee, on Tuesday 21st of February evening will be held a traditional Breton crêpe meal at the restaurant Ruz (Rouge) on Dominic street in Galway, with the band Ar Maen Du as well as Brigitte Kloareg who will be playing and singing some Breton music.

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Jean-Michel Veillon & Gilles Le Bigot on tour in Ireland

Once again Jean-Michel Veillon and Gilles Le Bigot will bring us some great shows to remember.
Gerry O’Connor will join them on the Dublin show.


Wednesday 18th of January from 7.30pm at St Patrick Trian

Thursday 19th of January from 8.30pm at Droichead Arts Centre

Friday 20th of January from 1.10pm at the Glucksman Gallery – UCC

Friday 20th of January with fiddle player Gerry O’Connor from 8.00pm at the Alliance Francaise

Saturday 21st of January from 8.00pm at the Cultúrlann
A workshop will be open for any musicians with flute or guitare at the Cultúrlann from 3.00pm


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Breton dance comes to Belfast

[BELFAST] Belle initiative d’Amelie Rougeot et David Le Bourhis, bravo a tous les participants!

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