Dublin Goes Country: Bluegrass, Country and Roots Festival
Whelan’s, one of Dublin’s most iconic music venues, is hosting the Bluegrass Country & Roots Festival on July 25th, 26th and 27th July showcasing the best up and coming talent emerging from Ireland!
Featuring four fantastic bands, with a mixture of roots, trad and rock, the show will run from 8pm to 11pm giving you the chance to experience the real taste of an Irish pub session with a country twist! The best part? This festival is completely free!
2014 marks 25 years for Whelan’s - Ireland’s most famous live music venue. So far The Frames, Damien Rice, Hozier, Something Happens, Sharon Shannon and God Is An Astronaut have played very special nights in the venue – who will you see there next?
Dublin Goes Country
Fáilte Ireland has developed a ‘Dublin Goes Country’ campaign with some specially created country & western events to complement the vast range of events and activities that Dublin is already offering visitors during the July 25-29 period. These will include a series of music events at a variety of venues; themed menus at Dublin bars and restaurants and a series of nightly events featuring food, dance and music.