Carrickmacross Arts Festival 2018 - Thursday

Carrickmacross Arts Festival 2018 - Thursday

Callans of the Bridge Monaghan
Callans of the Bridge, Monaghan
Callans of the Bridge Monaghan 23/08/2018 18:00
23/08/2018 18:00

Event Information

Age Information

There are no age restrictions for this event.

Ticket Information

THURSDAY ONLY Ticket: €12.00 plus booking fee

Children under 12 go free


Doors Time: Thursday 6pm


All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Under 18s not permitted on-site after 9pm. Right of Admission Reserved.


This year’s  lineup is bigger, bolder and even more exciting than before as the Festival celebrates its fifth anniversary.  Over the weekend will be some of the best original bands and musicians, exhibitions of cutting edge visual art, side-splitting comedy from some of the finest Irish comedians, a series of engaging workshops, talks and seminars, quirky crafts, artisan food, open air cinema, poetry recitals, a play area for kids with an array of childrens workshops, live drama, live art demonstrations, art installations, trad music sessions and so much more.


Thursday Lineup:

  • Open Air Cinema: Screening of Clones Film Festival Shorts followed by feature movie The Lion King
  • Poetry, prose & song recitals with MOPOSOGS
  • Live performance by Declan O' Gorman of 'The Dubliner's Dilemma', Based on Joyce's 'The Dubliners'.
  • Facepainting
  • Children’s fancy dress competition (Jungle Theme)
  • Exhibition by the Carrickmacross Workhouse Art Group.