Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann takes place in Sligo 9th – 16th August 2015. The Fleadh Cheoil, meaning “festival of music” is an Irish music competition run by Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann. During Fleadh Cheoil week you can enjoy lots of traditional Irish music and craic in Sligo!
The 2015 Fleadh in Sligo is taking place during Yeats 2015 a year celebrating the life and works of Sligo’s famous poet W B Yeats.
Yeats 2015 celebrates the 150th anniversary of the birth of W.B. Yeats. 2015 will see celebrations across Sligo and the world of Yeats’ and his great works of poetry.