Levenshulme Tradfest Events 2012

Heats for 2012 Manchester Irish Festival Battle of Bands 25 Jan - 15 Feb

Wednesday 25th January 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 7:30pm

Heats every Wednesday to 15 Feb

  • Admission: Free

Heats for 2012 Manchester Irish Festival Battle of Bands

Wednesday 1st February 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 7:30pm

Heats every Wednesday to 15 Feb

  • Admission: Free

Heats for 2012 Manchester Irish Festival Battle of Bands

Wednesday 8th February 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 7:30pm

Heats every Wednesday to 15 Feb

  • Admission: Free

Heats for 2012 Manchester Irish Festival Battle of Bands

Wednesday 15th February 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 7:30pm

Heats every Wednesday to 15 Feb

  • Admission: Free

Final of 2012 Manchester Irish Festival Battle of Bands

Wednesday 22nd February 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 7:30pm

This is the final for this years Manchester Irish Festival Battle of the Bands

  • Admission: Free

Bob Dylan & Clancy Brothers tribute night

Saturday 3rd March 2012

M19 Bar & Venue, Levenshulme

starts: 7:30pm

Concert takes place in the first floor acoustic room of the venue

  • Admission: £3 adv, £5 doors

Manchester Irish Festival Tradfest concert with Mixi Toal and friends

Saturday 3rd March 2012

The Union Inn, Levenshulme

starts: 9:00pm

Enjoy a free night of traditional Irish music with Mixi Toal and friends

  • Admission: Free

'I love MCR MAYO' Photography Exhibition sponsored by Manchester Mayo Tourism and Business Group

Sunday 4th March 2012

The Union Inn, Levenshulme

starts: 1:00pm

This is a special exhibition featuring the work of Richenda Barrett which documents Mayo's various festivals and Tourist attractions

  • Admission: Free

Full Irish Live Radio broadcast with Joe Casserley & the Full Irish Team followed by Irish session

Wednesday 7th March 2012

The Union Inn, Levenshulme

starts: 6:30pm

Come along and meet the presenters behind Manchester's award winning radio show

  • Admission: Free

Manchester Irish Festival UK Première of New York Music Documentary - Beautiful People

Wednesday 7th March 2012

M19 Bar & Venue, Levenshulme

starts: 7:00pm

VIP drinks reception sponsored by Guinness

  • Admission: Email pressmif@gmail.com to win a free pair of tickets

YGG Irish Music & Dance Concert with The Reel Deal and Shake the Barley

Saturday 10th March 2012

M19 Bar & Venue, Levenshulme

starts: 7:30pm

Part of the Mayo weekend sponsored by Manchester-Mayo Tourism and Business Group

  • Admission: £5 adv, £7 doors

Tradfest Shillelagh Irish/Folk band

Saturday 10th March 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 8:00pm

A night of traditional Irish Music

  • Admission: Free

Manchester Irish Festival Tradfest concert with Innisfree

Saturday 10th March 2012

The Union Inn, Levenshulme

starts: 9:00pm

One of the festivals favourite traditional Irish bands

  • Admission: free

St Patrick's Post Parade Tradfest with Steven Doyle

Sunday 11th March 2012

The Union Inn, Levenshulme

starts: 4:00pm

Fantastic afternon of Irish Country music played by Steven Doyle

  • Admission: Free

YGG Free Post Parade Tradfest Party

Sunday 11th March 2012

M19 Bar & Venue, Levenshulme

starts: 4:00pm

A free afternoon of Irish music & dance with Celtic Rock band 'Peel Your Own Spuds' & Special Guests sponsored by Manchester-Mayo Tourism & Business group

  • Admission: Free sponsored by Manchester-Mayo group

Steven Doyle

Sunday 11th March 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 8:30pm

International singer songwriter Steven Doyle will play a Post Parade Party

  • Admission: FREE

Tradfest Irish Session sponsored by Guinness with Grace Kelly & Friends

Wednesday 14th March 2012

The Union Inn, Levenshulme

starts: 8:00pm

Irish session

  • Admission: Free

St Patrick's Eve Tradfest with Claire Mooney & Special guests

Friday 16th March 2012

M19 Bar & Venue, Levenshulme

starts: 8:00pm

Special guests include the Moving House band & Dave Puller

  • Admission: £3 adv, £5 doors

Manchester Irish Festival St Patrick's Eve Tradfest with Crazy Folk

Friday 16th March 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 8:00pm

Celebrate St Patrick's Eve with Crazy Folk a Five Piece Celtic Rock Band

  • Admission: Free

St Patrick's Day Party

Saturday 17th March 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 12:00pm

Get on your Green & Gold to enjoy a Free All Day St Patrick's Day Party

  • Admission: Free

Manchester Irish Festival Tradfest Closing Party Joe Casserley and The Last Drop

Sunday 18th March 2012

Farmers Arms, Burnage

starts: 8:30pm

The Festival closing party at the Farmers Arms in Burnage

  • Admission: FREE