Welcome to the website of the Cork County Fleadh which will be hosted in Ballincollig, Co Cork, from May 8-10 2015.
Traditional musicians of all ages are invited to gather in Ballincollig next May for Fleadh Cheoil Chorcaí 2015, which will be hosted by Cr Niall O'Cathasaigh in Ballincollig for the third occasion. The branch has previously hosted the Cork Fleadh in 1992 and 2009 and Fleadh Cheoil na Mumhan in 2011. The event will also conincide with the branches celebrations of forty years of Comhaltas in Ballincollig.
The Fleadh Cheoil is a weekend festival comprised of ceili dancing, music sessions, street entertainment and competitions in music, singing, dancing and storytelling. Under 12 and 12/15 competitions will take place on Saturday May 8h, while 15/18 and Senior competitions will take place in Sunday, May 10th. Two qualifiers from each competition will go forward to represent Cork in the Munster Fleadh Cheoil in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary in July 2015.
As Fleadh hosts, Niall O'Cathasaigh Comhaltas are compiling an exciting programme of events to ensure that the 2015 Fleadh is a memorable celebration of traditional Irish culture.
© 2015 Cork County Board Comhaltas Ceoltoirí Éireann
Entries are now being accepted for the 2015 Fleadh Cheoil Chorcaí competitions
April 1st 2015