Session Trail

Below are the details from the Ennis Trad Fest 2019.

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Auburn Lodge

The Auburn Lodge - Ennis Trad Fest

Address: Galway Road, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.auburnlodge.com

Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.00pm – Nevin Sebille Kernau, Liam Joyce, James Devitt, Jimmy Noonan
  • Sat 9 Nov 3.00pm – Mark McCrystal, Ryan Hackett, James McCaffrey, John Boyde
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.00pm – Mickey Curran, Rosie Ferguson, Ursula McAdam, Michael Coney, Eugene McKenna
  • Sun 10 Nov 4.00pm – Paul Clesham, Claire Fennell, Shane Creed, Aoibheann Queally

Brian Kelly’s

b kelly

Address: Chapel Lane, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.00pm – Martin Breen, Una Canavan, Josie Canavan, Damien Werner, Davy Maguire
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – Ciaran Kelly, Maurice Bradley, Frank Kelly, Pat O Reilly, Christy McNamara
  • Sun 10 Nov 9.00pm – Cein Sweeney, John McCartin, Saran Mulligan, Patsy Moloney
  • Mon 11 Nov 9.00pm – Grace Kelly, Marty Barry, Andy Kenny, Beanie O’Dell

Brogans Bar & Restaurant

Address: 24 O’Connell Street, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.brogansbarandrestaurant.com

Session Trail Details: 

  • Wed 6 Nov 7.30pm – Eoin O Neill & friends
  • Thurs 7 Nov 7.30pm – Keegan Drohan & friends
  • Fri 8 Nov 9.00pm – Ciaran Kelly, Maurice Bradley, Inaki Carro, Eileen O Brien, Sile Boylan
  • Sat 9 Nov 2.00pm – Derek Hickey, Liam OBrien, Murrough O’Kane, Peter Browne
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – Cailini Rua
  • Sun 10 Nov 6.00pm – Ciara Tighe & friends

Ciarans Bar

ciarans bar

Address: 1 Francis Street,  Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.facebook.com/Ciar%C3%A1ns-Bar-1562641163958075

Session Trail Details: 

  • Thurs 7 Nov 9.30pm – AnneMarie McCormack, Andrew McNamara, Joan Hanrahan, Jim Corry
  • Fri 8 Nov 6.00pm – Aidan McMahon, Aidan Quigney, Anthony Quigney, Marie Quigney
  • Fri 8 Nov 10.00pm – Seanie Fitz, John Kelly, Jack Ryan, Melanie Houton
  • Sat 9 Nov 3pm – Eamon O Riordan, Conor Connolly, Michael McCague, Brian Mooney
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – Karen McMahon, Cian Mcinerney, Sean Browne, Colm Brown, Liam Browne
  • Sun 10 Nov 4.00pm – Dessie Kelleher, Shona Long, Shane Meehan, Liam Ryan, Brian Murphy
  • Sun 10 Nov 9.30 pm – Sean Conway, Tom Cussen, Patsy McDonagh, Tony Cullinan
  • Mon 11 Nov 3.00pm – Mike Butler, Pete Hill, Eamon Coyne, Seamus McMahon, Anita Broderick
  • Mon 11 Nov 9.30pm – Mick Heffernan, Sean Murphy, Amelia Baker, Dan Restivo, Liam Hickey

Considines

Address: 15 Parnell Street, Ennis, Co. Clare

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Session Trail Details: 

  • Thurs 7 Nov 8.00pm – Sean O Gorman, Loic Blejean, Kieran Kissane, Marcus Moloney
  • Fri 8 Nov 4.30pm – Piping Heaven / Piping Hell
  • Fri 8 Nov 9.00pm – Alison Crossey, Johnny Kelly, PJ McDonald, Michelle Powderley
  • Sat 9 Nov 2.30pm – Cyril O Donoghue, Tadhg Mulligan, Pat Broderick, Teresa Clarke
  • Sat 9 Nov 8.00pm – Mossie Martin, Patsy Moloney, Laura Uger, Maxime Barbaris, Sean Carroll
  • Sun 10 Nov 3.00pm – Eamon Cotter, Randal Bays, Geraldine Cotter, Tara Breen, Sharon Howley
  • Sun 10 Nov 8.00pm – David McCarthy, Jennifer Markham, Grace Kelly, Richie Lyons

The Copper Jug / Café on the Green

copper jug ennis

Address: Courtview, Lifford, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.00pm – Ennis Singers Session
  • Sat 9 Nov 1.00pm – (Singing /Music Session) Anne Lynch Lyons, Sean Lyons, Ron Kavana, Niamh Parsons, Terry Clarke Coyne, Eamon Coyne, Katie Theasby, Rita Gallagher
  • Sun 10 Nov 1.00pm – Singing Session – Paddy Cummane, Damien Molloy, John Condon, Tim Dennihy, Darrenn Richardson, Rita Gallagher, Alan Hogan, Catharach Macraith
  • Sun 10 Nov 6.00pm – Mattie & Geraldine

Cruises Bar

cruises

Address: Abbey Street, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Websitewww.cruisesbar.com

Session Trail Details: 

  • Wed 6 Nov 9.30pm – Shane Hayes, Fiachra Hayes, Andrew Kenny
  • Thurs 7 Nov 8.30pm  – Jimmy Clancy, Aine Heslin & friends
  • Fri 8 Nov 8.00pm – Niamh O Dea, Ruadhrai Cunnane, Ruadhrai O Kane, Macdara Mac Donnacha
  • Sat 9 Nov 3pm – Noel O Donoghue, Pat Marsh, John Moloney, Trish Clarke
  • Sat 9 Nov 8.30pm – Yoann an Nedeleg, Paula Houghton, Erwan Menguy, Martin Chapron, Darragh O Heiligh
  • Sun 10 Nov 8.00pm – Adam Shaprio, Paddy Mulcahy
  • Mon 11 Nov 4.00pm – Ben Hall, Dave Harper, Eoin O Neill, Thierry masure, Paolo Cereto
  • Mon 11 Nov 8.00pm – Brid O Gorman, Eoin O Neill

Dan O’Connells

Address: 2 Abbey St, Clonroad Beg, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.facebook.com/danoconnells/

Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 7.00pm – Therese McInerney & friends
  • Sat 9 Nov 4.00pm – Deirdre Millane, AnneMarie Rynne, Caoilfhionn Ni Fhrigil, Cillian Boyd
  • Sun 10 Nov 8.00pm – Irish speaking session – Macdara O Faolain, Pax O Faolain, Cathrach O Faolain, Jillian O Malley, Iarlaith MacGabhann

The Diamond Bar

the diamond

Address: 25 O’Connell Street, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.facebook.com/pages/The-Diamond-Bar

Session Trail Details: 

  • Thurs 7 Nov 10.00pm – Siobhan Peoples, Blackie O Connell, Conal O Kane
  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – Brian O’Loughlin, Keith O’Loughlin, Caoimhin O’Fearghail
  • Sat 9 Nov 3pm – Elaine Reilly, Daithi Gormley, Therese McInerney, Nicolle Figuerora Gallaca, Rachel Conlon
  • Sun 10 Nov 7.30pm – Alan Maguire, Mark Burke, Ronan Ryan, Sylvian Portier
  • Mon 11 Nov 6.00pm – Siobhan Peoples, Blackie O Connell, Cyril O Donoghue

Fawls Bar

fawls

Address: 69 O’Connell Street, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – John Weir, Eithne Ni Dhonaill
  • Sat 9 Nov 3.30pm – Damien O Reilly, Michael Queally, Michael Cooney, Luke Ward, Tommoso Tornielli
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – Marcus Moloney, Seanie Vaughan, Pj McDonald, Ruadhrai O Kane, Caroline O Donoghue
  • Sun 10 Nov 3.00pm – Shane Mulvey, Aoife Lynch, Caitriona O Gorman, Aiden Walsh, Dom Keogh
  • Mon 11 Nov 4.00pm – Brid Long, Coleen Shanks, Michel Bonamy, Sean Earnest, Donie Nolan

Josie O Shea’s Bar

Address: 40 Abbey Street, Ennis, Ireland
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Website: www.facebook.com/Josie-O-Sheas-10

Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 8.30pm – Charlie le Brun, Aoife Kelly, Ivan Berto, Kevin Finucane, Loic Blejean
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.00pm – Malachy Burke, Noel O Grady, Geraldine McNamara, Brian McAodh, Kevin Doherty
  • Sun 10 Nov 7.30pm – Conor O Loughlin,  Martin Glynn, Marty Barry, Maitiu Gaffney, Padraig Mac Donnacha
  • Mon 11 Nov 8.00pm – Alistair Cassidy, Key Hideki-Nakao, Megan McGinley, Rebecca Collins

Kennys Bar

Address: Carmody Street, Ennis, Co. Clare

Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.00pm – Theresa Clarke, Tim Collins, Claire Griffin, Brian Mooney, Eimear Coughlan
  • Sun 10 Nov 4.00pm – Keith O Loughlin, Paul Mc Nevin, Sylvian Barou, Paul Meehan

Kerins Bar

michael kerins

Address: Lifford, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 10.00pm – Noel O Donoghue, Seanie Vaughan, Hugh Healy
  • Sat 9 Nov 3pm – Jamie Smith, Ger Clancy, Martha Clancy, Tad Sargent, Cillian King
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.00pm – Kevin Meehan, Donall Donally, Kaspar Laval, Richie Lyons, James McCaffrey
  • Sun 10 Nov 3.00pm – Anne Rynne, Jimmy Noonan, Kieran Hehir, Stephen Heffernan, Noirin Lynch

Knoxs Pub

knoxs

Address: 18 Abbey Street,  Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.knoxs.ie

Session Trail Details: 

  • Wed 6 Nov 7.45pm –  Brian O Loughlin, Keith O Loughlin, Hugh Healy
  • Thurs 7 Nov 7.30pm – Andrew McNamara, Kieran Hehir, Hugh Healy, Kirsten Alstaff
  • Fri 8 Nov 7.30pm – Colm Healy, Frances Cunningham, Eimear Howley, Noel O Donoghue, Hugh Healy
  • Fri 8 Nov 10.03pm – Live Band
  • Sat 9 Nov 3pm – Dave Sheridan, Tom Morrow, Sean Fitzpatrick, Paul Bro Maguire, Ryan O Donnell
  • Sat 9 Nov 7.00pm – Samantha Morris, Liam Lewis, Graham Dunne, Finola Ryan, Teresa O Dea
  • Sun 10 Nov 3.00pm – Garry Shannon, Sinead Heagney, Zyn O Halloran, Richard Patkos
  • Sun 10 Nov 7.30pm – Hugh Healy, Andrew McNamara, Alan Wallace
  • Sun 10 Nov 10.30pm – Live Band
  • Mon 11 Nov 7.45pm – Hugh Healy, Brian O’Loughlin, Colm Healy

Lucas Bar (Back Bar)

Lucas Bar Ennis

Address: 74 Parnell Street,  Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.facebook.com/lucas.bar.35

Session Trail Details: 

  • Sun 10 Nov 6.00pm – John F Kelly, Alan Kelly, Ruadhrai Cunnane, Murrough O Kane

McHughs Bar

Address: 78 Parnell St, Clonroad Beg, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – Carmel O Dea, Mags Hehir, Barry Ryan, Roisin O Flaharta, Triona Flavin
  • Sat 9 Nov 7.00pm – Ange Usher, Alan Maguire, Grace Kelly, Jason O Rourke, Conor Crimmins
  • Sun 10 Nov 6.30pm – Beanie O’Dell, Kate Moloney, Brian O Loughlin, Elaine Hogan, Liam O Brien

Moroneys Bar

Address: 9 Lower Market Street, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: moroneysbar.com

Session Trail Details: 

  • Wed 6 Nov 9.30pm – AnneMarie McCormack, Kieran Kissane, Marcus Moloney
  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – Dessie Adams, Stevie Dunne, PJ King, Paul Bro Maguire, Jack Talty
  • Sat 9 Nov 10.00pm – Daniel Considine, Daire Cuddihy, Luke Ward, Aidan Rynne, Davy Maguire
  • Sun 10 Nov 7.00pm – Paul Farren, Lily O Connor, Paddy Kerr, Kieran Kissane

No. Forty One, Queen’s Hotel (Front Bar)

Address: 41 Abbey St, Lifford, Ennis, Co. Clare, V95 XFX4
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Website: fortyone.ie

Session Trail Details: 

  • Sat 9 Nov 11.00am – Festival Fry – Brid O Gorman, Jim Kerrigan, Mark Donnellan, Brian Donnellan
  • Sun 10 Nov 11.00am – Festival Fry – Josephine Marsh, Mick Kinsella, Graham Dunne, Rosa Carroll, Colm Broderick

Nora Culligans

Address: 21-33 Abbey St, Lifford, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.facebook.com/noraculligans

Session Trail Details: 

  • Thurs 7 Nov 7.00pm – Ornaigh Lynch, Aine Griffey, Ciara Tighe, Anthony Devitt
  • Fri 8 Nov 7.00pm – John Lynch, Pat Lynch, Seamus Bugler, Alph Duggan, Siobhan O Donogue
  • Sat 9 Nov 4.30pm – Mike Butler, Peter Casey, Jimmy Noonan, Vincent Fogarty, Aiden Walsh
  • Sat 9 Nov 7.30pm – The Shandrum Ceili Band
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – Trad Rock with Hanna & Gerry
  • Sun 10 Nov 4.00pm – Neill Lyons, Niamh O Dea, Peter Browne, Martin Dermody, Brian O Grady
  • Sun 10 Nov 7.00pm Nora Culligans Bar – John Weir, Eithne Ni Dhonaill, Gabriele Caporuscio, Sharon O Leary

O’Deas

Address: 66 O’Connell Street, Clonroad Beg, Ennis, Co. Clare, V95 C6C4
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Sat 9 Nov 9.00pm – Alison Crossey, Caoimhe Morrissey, Loic Blejean, Alan Maguire

O’Keeffes

james o'keeffe

Address: Steele’s Terrace, Lifford, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Thurs 7 Nov 10.00pm – Shane Hayes, Rebecca Kent McCarthy, Sean Kelliher Mossie Griffin
  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – Shane Mulvey, Felim Collins, Trish Clarke, Eddie Moloney
  • Sat 9 Nov 7.00pm – David Sheridan, Dessie Adams, Stevie Dunne, Michelle Powderley, Maitiu Gaffney
  • Sat 9 Nov 10.30pm – Pat O’Connor, Sean Earnest, Maitiu Gaffney
  • Sun 10 Nov 7.30pm – Paddy Tutty, Caoimhin O’Fearrghaill, Angela Usher, Jason O Rourke, Fintan McMahon
  • Mon 11 Nov 4.00pm – AnneMarie McCormack, Murty Ryan. Seanie McGrath, James Duddy Lewis Washer

The Old Ground Hotel, Poets Corner

poets corner

Address: Station Road, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.flynnhotels.com/Old_Ground_Hotel_Ennis

Session Trail Details: 

  • Thurs 7 Nov 8.30pm – Dave Mc Carthy, Kevin Carey, Jennifer Markham
  • Fri 8 Nov 5.00pm – Claire Egan, Samppa Saarinen, Daire Mulhearn, Cli Donnellan, Sean Earnest
  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – Conor Keane, Alan Maguire, Tadhg Mulligan
  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – Seanie O Gorman, Colm Healy, Hugh Healy
  • Sun 10 Nov 2.30pm – Cathy Potter, Conor Arkins, Caroline Griffin, Darragh O Heiligh, Rebecca Griffin
  • Sun 10 Nov 9.30pm – Mick Butler, Aidan McMahon, Michael Landers
  • Mon 11 Nov 8.30pm – Karen Hickey, Vincent Fogarty, Stefan Germaine, Charles Monod

Paddy Quinns Pub

paddy quinn

Address: 7 Lower Market Street,  Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Sat 9 Nov 9.30pm – John Kelly, Angela Usher Dylan, Carlos Foxy Carberry

PJ Kelly’s

pj kellys

Address: 5 Carmody St, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details: 

  • Fri 8 Nov 9.30pm – Eamon Riordan & friends
  • Sat 9 Nov 10.00pm – Andrew McNamara, Joan Hanrahan
  • Sun 10 Nov 6.00pm – Brid O Gorman & friends
  • Mon 11 Nov 7.00pm – Noel O Donoghue ,James Cullinan, Carol Talty, Donie Nolan

Preachers Bar, Temple Gate Hotel

preachers

Address: The Square, Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.templegatehotel.com/preachers-pub

Session Trail Details: 

  • Sat 9 Nov 7pm – 10pm – Doohan Sisters
  • Sun 10 Nov 6pm – 9pm – Joe Hanrahan & friends

Rowan Tree Café Bar

rowan tree

Address: Harmony Row,  Ennis, Co. Clare
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Session Trail Details:

  • Sat 9 Nov 11.00am – Oliver O Connell, Mickey Dunne, Tara Howley, Bruno Dervissoglou, Doris Keutgen
  • Sun 10 Nov 1.00pm – B flat session – John Mc Mahon, Cyril O Donoghue, Sile Boylan, Martin Quinn

Treacys West County Hotel

Treacys West County Ennis

Address: Clare Road,  Ennis, Co. Clare
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Website: www.treacyswestcounty.com

Session Trail Details: 

  • Sat 9 Nov 2.30pm – Trad 4 Teens – Finsceal: Laoise Fitzgibbon, Brendan Power, Anna Sheahan, James Dunworth, Micheal Fitzgibbon, Eoin Condon, Karl Rafferty

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