The Johnny Doherty Festival

The Johnny Doherty Festival

The Johnny Doherty Festival will be held in Ardara from September 21st – 23rd, 2018. Following on from the huge success of last years festival which brought people from all over the world to the scenic town of Ardara, the organisers are confident of a successful weekend again this year. The organisers hope to provide something for everyone to enjoy, with Concerts, Ceilis, Barn Dances, Sean Nós, Set Dancing, Workshops, Pub and Street Sessions.

Ardara is a very popular Donegal holiday destination on the Wild Atlantic Way and offers many accommodation types including Hotel, B&B and Airbnb options.

The Johnny Doherty Festival

Events 2018

Friday 21st September: 

8pm, Beehive Bar. Opening Concert with

‘Brid Harper, Dermot Byrne and Steve Cooney’.

More to be announced

Saturday 24th September:

8pm, Nesbitt Arms. ‘Cherish The Ladies’ in concert.

More to be announced

Sunday 25th September:

10pm, Beehive Bar. Final concert with ‘The Friel Sisters’

More to be announced

Street and Pub sessions all weekend