Dungarvan TradFest June 2nd till June 6th 2016

Comhaltas Craobh na gComarach will again host this years TRADFEST which will be a special celebration celebrating the centenary of 1916.

Download: TradFest Brochure 2016 (.pdf file)

For many years musicians, singers and dancers from all over Ireland and abroad have come to the Dungarvan area to perform, entertain and enjoy themselves.  Fleadhanna, Féiltí, An tOireachtas, the fantastic 2012 Fleadh Cheoil  na Mumhan not to mention the regular concerts, céilithe and sessions have established Dungarvan as a friendly and enjoyable venue where trad followers love to meet.  The area is associated with brilliant local performers, including members of internationally renowned bands like Danú and Caladh Nua and also boasts regular events like the Cúil na Sméar Concerts, The Connerys Singing Club and the “Local” Bar concerts.

Dungarvan’s attractions include great hotel accommodation, a fine range of restaurants, brilliant pubs for sessions, excellent seaside caravan and camping facilities, playgrounds, and walks in the Comeragh Mountains, woodlands or along the seashore.

Guest Performers on the Session Trail

  • Leon Agnew
  • Marty Barry
  • Cliona Donnellan
  • Dick Beamish
  • Anita Broderick
  • Neil Byrne
  • Matt Cranitch
  • Danny Collins
  • Aidan Coffey
  • Jackie Daly
  • Eibhlín De Paor
  • James Duggan
  • James Duddy
  • Larry Egan
  • Linda Ervine
  • Brian Ervine
  • Claire Fennell
  • Niamh Fennell
  • Liam Flanagan
  • Bobby Gardiner
  • Mikey Gorman
  • Paul de Grae
  • Graham Guerin
  • Colm Guilfoyle
  • Gerry Harrington
  • Brendan Hearty
  • Derek Hickey
  • Sean Kearney
  • Gearoid Keating
  • Willie Kelly
  • Carol Leader
  • Paddy McCarthy
  • James McMahon
  • Andrew McNamara
  • Derek Morrissey
  • Ciara Ní Bhrian
  • Aileen Ní hEochagáin
  • Fionn Ó hAllamhain
  • Pob O’Brien
  • Geraldine O'Callaghan
  • Connie O’Connell
  • Mikey O'Connor
  • Sarah O’Gorman
  • Brian O'Leary
  • Tom O’Sullivan
  • Andrea Palamdri
  • Charlie Piggott
  • David Power
  • Sean Ryan
  • Aidan Rynne
  • Billy Sutton
  • Mary Tisdale
  • Paddy Tutty
  • Graham Wells

About Us

Comhaltas Craobh na gComarach is dedicated to the promotion of all forms of traditional Irish culture. The group's particular emphasis is education of the young generation. We are based in the townsland of Cúl na Smear in the smallest parish in Waterford about 6 miles North-East of Dungarvan.

Contact Details

Comeraghs Comhaltas 
Craobh na gComarach

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Tel: 087 9898363