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Whatever your interest, there´s a festival for you! Donegal boasts a year-round programme of unique and exciting festivals and events with something to suit every taste. Check out our comprehensive calendar of Festivals and Events in Donegal.

The BAND Festival

Main Street, Dunfanaghy

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21 - 23 June 2019, Dunfanaghy

We are calling this year’s festival, “BAND 2019 The Year of the Guitar” because among the bands and musicians taking part will be some world class guitar players including:

Porter McClister, one of Nashville’s best guitar players;

Sephen Inglis an amazing and multifarious guitarist from Hawaii;

Shawn Jones a superb American roots guitarist from California; and

Brian Willoughby a superlative guitar player now based in Nashville and Ireland.

The festival is a Bluegrass And Nashville Dunfanaghy 3 day music event. The festival is a community initiative to promote the wonderful village of Dunfanaghy and the surrounding area as a great place to visit.


Starts Friday 21 June 2019
Ends Sunday 23 June 2019
Type Festival and Events


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