What, Where, When. . .

Monday 26thMarch – Monday 2nd April

Art Exhibition, Ramsey Town Hall

Featuring work from local primary and secondary schools.

Free entry

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 Thursday 29th March

Visiting and local artists to perform at local schools 

Thursday 29th March

7.00 pm Official Opening, Ramsey Town Hall

Invite Only

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Friday 30th March 

12.00 pm ‘Food & Folk’ music in the Pub, Bar Logo, Ramsey

2.00 pm Cornish Dance Workshop, Masonic Hall, Ramsey.

 6.30 pm Family Concert – Masonic Hall, Ramsey

Featuring: Birlinn Jiarg, Share na Veg Skeddan Jiarg, Dhoon School Ny Fennee

Admission: Through schools and performing groups at first.

8.30 pm Family Celtic Ceilidh  – Masonic Hall, Ramsey

Admission : Donations

Featuring: Ny Fennee, The Kerry Dancers, The Tarroo Marroo Ceilidh Band

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Saturday 31st March

10.00 am Music and Dance Displays – Courthouse, Ramsey

Greta Curtin & Jessie Healy, Matt Kelly, Adam Melvin, Berlin Jiarg, TRIP, Splann, The Sharon Rye School of Dance,

Free

11.00 am Music Workshops, Mitre Hotel, Ramsey

Manx Music Workshop (Saturday 8th April, 11am, Mitre Hotel, Ramsey).

Manx tune workshop led by Isla: Isla is a fantastic fiddle player who is making waves in the traditional music circles along with band members fro TRIP.   This workshop is open to musicians of all ages, and will cater for all instruments. The emphasis is on learning a tune by ear. t This workshop is perfect for you if you can already play a few traditional tunes and you are keen to learn a new tune or two by ear; it is not suitable for complete beginners.

Nb – welcome to stay if this is your preference.

Free

12.30 pm ‘Food & Folk’ music in the Pub, Mitre Hotel, Ramsey 

Music to be led by visiting musicians including Berlin Jiarg and TRIP

Free

 2.30 pm  Irish Music Workshop Mitre Hotel, Ramsey

Irish tune workshop led by Greta Curtin and Jessie Healey: This workshop is open to musicians of all ages, and will cater for all instruments. The emphasis is on learning a tune by ear. This workshop is perfect for you if you can already play a few traditional tunes and you are keen to learn a tune or two by ear; it is not suitable for complete beginners. Greta will teach an Irish tune (or two, depending on time) using her concertina, so if you are a concertina player you may pick up some extra technique tips on the way.

Nb – Parent’s welcome to stay if this is your preference.

For more info on Greta and Jessie please see separate biog.

Nb – Parent’s welcome to stay if this is your preference.

 Free

 

3.00 pm Manx Dance Workshops Masonic Hall, Ramsey

 Free

4.00 pm  Dance Workshop, Masonic Hall, Ramsey

Free

            7.30 pm Concert & Celtic Ceilidh: Masonic Hall, Ramsey

Donations welcome

Featuring: Greta Curtin, Trip

Ceilidh: Trip, Splann and The Kerry Dancers

Donations welcome

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Sunday 1st April

3.00 pm Concert : Centenary Centre, Peel

Featuring: Scran, Kirsty and Katie Lawrence, Birlinn Jiarg and Trip

 Admission: £10

8.00 pm  Ceilidh: Masonic Hall, Ramsey

Featuring: Splann, The Kerry Dancers, Manx Ceilidh

Donations welcome

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Monday 2nd April

3.30 pm Manx Chat and produce. Mitre Hotel, Ramsey

Learn a few Manx Phrases, whilst sampling some of the very best in Manx Food and Drink!

Free

8.00 pm Bands Night, Mitre Hotel, Ramsey

Featuring:Matt Kelly, Adam Melvin, Jamie Smith, The Tides, The Mollag Band, Birlinn Jiarg and TRIP

Donations welcome