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Longford Events

May 19

  • 12-2pm The Temperance Hall, Longford Town
    Celtic Costumes – Family Workshop – Phil Atkinson will deliver two family costume design workshops. Booking at [email protected]
  • 2.30-3pm Táin March Procession
    The Táin March arrives into Longford at 2.30pm. Medb and her army proceed through Longford town from Connolly Barracks to the Ceremonial Centre.
    Welcoming Ceremony
    Poetry and Art Exhibition
    Storytelling and Face Painting
    Celtic Costume Family Workshop
  • 16.00 -17.00 Characters of the Táin Hedge School – Paul Gosling, Archaeologist and lecturer at GMIT, with Mel O’Loan will present an interactive discussion on the characters of the Táin.
  • 19.00 Tally Ho Pub – Traditional Music and Storytelling Session
    Poets, storytellers and musicians from all over the county are called to join Queen Mebd and her Warriors in a traditional celebration around the fire. Come in costume.

Details

Date:
May 19

Venue

Longford Town
Longford, County Longford Ireland + Google Map
Official Sponsor for 2019 Táin March Festival