Shannonside Winter Music Festival celebrates 20 years


The Shannonside Winter Music Festival brings a eclectic schedule of 70 events across 15 locations to Sixmilebridge and Bunratty this month. Happening from January 17 to January 22, the festival features gigs, sessions and concerts for folk, bluegrass, traditional, blues, and jazz fans in various locations in both villages.

Many of the acts line up to play this event annually, now in its twentieth year.


Traditional Irish music legend Matt Molloy plays on Saturday with multi-instrumentalist John Carty and Arty Glynn on guitar, with Mick Hanly providing support on the  night.