World Flute Society

 

World Flute Events

Arizona

R. Carlos Nakai
Musica Nova: James DeMars' Spirit Horses
Dates; January 28-29, 2017
Locations: Scottsdale and Phoenix
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

Arvel Bird
Cowboy Poetry and Music Gathering
Buena Performing Arts Center
Dates: February 3-5, 2017
Location: 5225 Buena School Blvd., Sierra Vista
Contact: 520-515-2821; www.buenapac.org

R. Carlos Nakai Quartet
Berger Center
Date: February 10, 2017
Location: Tucson
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

Randy Granger
Workshop and Concert
Abounding Grace Church
Date: February 11, 2017
Location: 2450 South Kolb Road, Tucson
Contact: Paul Surhoff at 908-917-2307; psurhoff@gmail.com

R. Carlos Nakai Quartet
Mesa Arts Center
Date: February 11, 2017
Location: Mesa
Contact: www.rcarlosnakai.com

Aaron White, Anthony Wakeman, Jonah Littlesunday
Pueblo Grande Museum
Date: February 12, 2017 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 4619 East Washington Street, Phoenix
Contact: 602-495-0901

Arvel Bird
Wigwam Festival of Fine Arts
Wigwam Resort
Dates: February 17-19, 2017
Location: 300 Wigwam Blvd., Litchfield Park
Contact: 623-935-3811; www.wigwamarizona.com

Arvel Bird
Celtic Indian Concert
Old Town Center for the Arts
Date: February 25, 2017
Location: Cottonwood
Contact: www.oldtowncenter.org

Mark Holland and N. Scott Robinson
Workshop and Concert
Abounding Grace Church
Date: March 4, 2017
Location: 2450 South Kolb Road, Tucson
Contact: Paul Surhoff at 908-917-2307; psurhoff@gmail.com

R. Carlos Nakai Quartet
Heard Museum Fair
Dates: March 4-5, 2017
Location: Phoenix
Contact: www.heard.org

Flute Flight
Sherry Finzer and Mark Holland
Galleries at Marshall Square
Date: March 9, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 7077 Main Street, Scottsdale
Contact: www.sherryfinzer.com/calendar/

Timothy J.P. Gomez
Workshop and Concert
Abounding Grace Lutheran Church
Date: March 31, 2017
Location: 2450 South Kolb Road, Tucson
Contact: Paul Surhoff at 908-917-2307; psurhoff@gmail.com


Southwest Voyager Flute Festival
Voyager RV Resort (Free open to public)
Date: April 1, 2017 (9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.)
Location:  8701 South Kolb Rd, Tucson
Contact: Paul Surhoff, 908-917-2307;
psurhoff@gmail.com

Sherry Finzer and Trialogue
Desert Botanical Gardens
Ullman Terrace
Date: April 7, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Galvin Parkway, Phoenix
Contact: www.sherryfinzer.com/calendar/

Sherry Finzer and Trialogue
Green Valley Community Center for the Performing Arts
Date: April 12, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 1250 West Continental Road, Green Valley
Contact: www.sherryfinzer.com/calendar


Gary Stroutsos
Inside: A Tribute to Jazz Master Paul Horn
Changing Hands Book Store
Date: April 29, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 300 West Camelback Road, Phoenix
Contact: 602-274-0067

California

BOLO
Eliyahu Sills: bansuri, ney, bass, oud, vocals
Sirens Studio at Subud Hall
Date: February 4, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: 234 Hutchins Avenue, Sebastopol
Contact: 707-338-6309; www.sirensstudiosebastopol.wordpress.com

Mark Holland and N. Scott Robinson
San Diego Mesa College Music Department

Date: February 8, 2017
Location: 7250 Mesa College Drive, San Diego
Contact: www.autumnschild.com

Solas (Celtic)
Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse
Date: February 10, 2017
Location: Berkeley
Contact: www.thefreight.org

Eliyahu Sills and Jason Ranjit Parmar
Indian and Near Eastern Music
Far Leaves Tea
Date: February 11, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location 2626 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley
Contact: 510- 665- 9409; contact@farleaves.com

Solas (Celtic)
Crescent Elk Auditorium
Date: February 11, 2017
Location: Crescent City
Contact: www.dnaca.net/performance.html

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center
Date: February 17, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: Livermore
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

The Chieftains (Celtic)
University of California
Date: February 21, 2017
Location: Santa Barbara
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Cal Poly Arts
Date: February 22, 2017
Location: San Luis Obispo
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Sunset Cultural Center
Date: February 23, 2017
Location: Carmel
Contact: www.sunsetcenter.org/e-the_chieftains_315.htm

The Chieftains (Celtic)
San Diego Symphony
Date: February 25, 2017
Location: San Diego
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: May 6, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

G. S. Sachdev (bansuri)
Sivananda Yoga
Date: May 27, 2017
Location: Grass Valley
Contact: www.gssachdev.wordpress.com/events/

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: June 3, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: July 1, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: August 5, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: September 2, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.com

G. S. Sachdev (bansuri)
Sivananda Yoga, Vedanta Center
Date: September 30, 2017
Location: San Francisco
Contact: www.gssachdev.wordpress.com/events/

Mary Youngblood Musical Retreat
Loping Horse Ranch
Date: October 7, 2017
Location: 10492 Gautier Drive, Auburn
Contact: 530-613-4197; dandi@lopingwolf.co

Flute Harvest Native Flute School
Clint Goss, Vera Shanov, and Kalani Das
Dates: October 22-27, 2017
Location: Encino
Contact: www.fluteharvest.com

Colorado

Danú
St Patricks Celebration Tour
Macky Auditorium
University of Colorado
Date: March 4, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: Boulder
Contact: www.danu.net/shows

Danú
St Patricks Celebration Tour
Parker Arts, Cultural and Events Center
Date: March 5, 2017 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: Parker
Contact: www.danu.net/shows

Solas (Celtic)
Henry Strater Theatre
Date: March 9, 2017
Location: Durango
Contact: www.henrystratertheatre.com

Florida

Arvel Bird
Thundering Spirit Native American Festival
Renninger's Twin Markets
Date: March 3-5, 2017
Location: 20651 New Highway 441, Mount Dora
Contact: www.thunderingspiritfamily.com

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Lakeland Center
Date: March 15, 2017
Location: Lakeland
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Jacksonville Symphony
Date: March 17-19, 2017
Location: Jacksonville
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

Musical Echoes Flute Festival
Dates: April 21-23, 2017
Location: Fort Walton Beach
Contact: information@musicalechoes.org; www.musicalechoes.org

R. Carlos Nakai
Tallahassee Symphony
Date: May 6, 2017
Location: Tallahassee
Contact: www.tallahasseesymphony.org

Silverhawk Native American Flute Gathering
Withlacoochee River Park
Dates: October 21-22, 2017
Location: 12449 Withlacoochee Blvd., Dade City
Contact: www.silverhawkflutegathering.com

Georgia

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Date: March 7, 2017
Location: Atlanta
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

The Chieftains (Celtic)
University of Georgia
Date: March 13, 2017
Location: Athens
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

Illinois

Mark Holland/Autumn's Child
Arts and Issues Series
Southern Illinois University
Date: February 4, 2017
Location: Edwardsville
Contact: www.artsandissues.com/autumnschild.shtml

Solas (Celtic)
Irish American Heritage Center
Date: March 4, 2017
Location: Chicago
Contact: www.irish-american.org

Dervish (Celtic)
Doudna Fina Arts Center
Date: March 8, 2017
Location: Charleston
Contact: www.eiu.edu/doudna/

Dervish (Celtic)
Irish Center
Date: March 9, 2017
Location: Chicago
Contact:
www.irish-american.org

World Music Festival Chicago
Dates: September 8-24, 2017
Location: Chicago
Contact: www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/world_music_festival.html/

Indiana

Danú (Celtic)
St. Patricks Celebration Tour
Palladium, Center for the Performing Arts
Date: March 10, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: Carmel
Contact: www.danu.net/shows

Iowa

Sweetgrass Flute & Nature Festival
Prairiewoods
Dates: September 29 - October 1, 2017
Location: 120 East Boyson Road, Hiawatha
Contact: www.sweetgrassfest.com

Maryland

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Weinberg Center for the Performing Arts
Date: February 3, 2017 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 20 W. Patrick Street, Frederick
Contact: www.conservationfilm.org/attend/acff-best-of-fest

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Cafe
Date: March 11, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Elk Run Vineyards and Winery
Date: June 4, 2017 (3:00 p.m.)
Location: 15113 Liberty Road, Mt. Airy
Contact: www.elkrun.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Cafe
Date: June 17, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com
 
Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Frederick Coffee Company
Date: July 15, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: 100 N. East Street, Frederick
Contact: www.fredcoffeeco.com

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Beans in the Belfry Meeting Place & Cafe
Date: October 28, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick
Contact: www.beansinthebelfry.com

Massachusetts

Solas (Celtic)
Cabot Performing Arts Center
Date: February 18, 2017
Location: Beverly
Contact: www.thecabot.org

Minnesota

Kevin Locke
Winter Culture Day, Flute Workshop
Educational Service Center
Date: January 28, 2017
Location: Minneapolis
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Solas (Celtic)
Cedar Cultural Center
Date: March 2, 2017
Location: Minneapolis
Contact: www.thecedar.org

Dervish (Celtic)
Blue Note Ballroom
Date: March 3, 2017
Location: 320 - 3rd Street, Winsted
Contact: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1171482

Dervish (Celtic)
Cedar Cultural Center
Date: March 5, 2017
Location: Minneapolis
Contact: www.thecedar.org

Kevin Locke
National Flute Association Convention
Dates: August 10-11, 2017
Location: Minneapolis
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com; www.nfaonline.org

Nebraska

Kevin Locke
Metropolitan Community College International Fair
South Omaha Campus, Connector Building Commons
Date: April 13, 2017
Location: 2707 Babe Gomez Avenue, Omaha
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

New Jersey

The Chieftains (Celtic)
McCarter Theatre Center
Date: March 3, 2017
Location: Princeton
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

The Chieftains (Celtic)
New Jersey Performing Arts Center
Date: March 5, 2017
Location: Newark
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

New Mexico

R. Carlos Nakai
Gallup Community Concert Association
Chaco Project
Dates: March 10-11, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Gallup
Contact: www.gallupculturaldistrict.org

¡Globalquerque!
12th Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture
National Hispanic Cultural Center
Dates: September 22-23, 2017
Location: 1701 4th Street, SW, Albuquerque
Contact: www.globalquerque.org

New York

20th Annual KiSuiAn Masters Recital (shakuhachi)
Special Guest: Kurahashi Yodo II

Tenri Cultural Institute
Date: February 18, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 43A West 13th Street, 1st Floor, New York
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Queen's College
Kupferberg Center
Date: March 4, 2017
Location: Flushing
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

40th Annual Recital - KiSuiAn Shakuhachi Dojo
Special Guesrs: Mutsumi Takamizu (Koto & Sangen), and Masami Takamizu (Koto)
Tenri Cultural Institute
Date: March 17, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 43A West 13th Street, 1st Floor, New York
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

Ronnie Nyogetsu Reishin Seldin (shakuhachi)
Shobo-ji Zen Temple
Date: September 9, 2017 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: 223 East 67th Street, New York
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

North Carolina

Solas (Celtic)
Diana Wortham Theater at Park Place
Date: February 25, 2017
Location: Asheville
Contact: www.dwtheatre.com

Marco Lienhard (shakuhachi)
Taikoza: Voice of the Earth World Tour
West Carolina University
Date: April 18, 2017
Location: Cullowhee
Contact: www.taikoza.com.hostbaby.com/calendar/

Boxwood's Outer Banks Flute Retreat
Chris Norman (Irish flute)
Dates: April 22-28, 2017
Location: South Nags Head
Contact:
www.boxwood.org/outerbanks

Ohio

Solas (Celtic)
Happy Days Lodge
Date: February 23, 2017
Location: Peninsula
Contact: www.solasmusic.com/shows

Danú (Celtic)
St. Patricks Celebration Tour
Club at Kuss Auditorium
Clark State Community College
Date: March 11, 2017 (8:00 p.m.)
Location: Springfield
Contact: www.danu.net/shows

Oregon

Kevin Locke
Art of Story, 2017 Storytelling Festival
Washington County Cooperative Library Services
Dates: April 5-8, 2017
Location: 111 NE Lincoln Street, MS 58, Hillsboro
Contact: 503-846-3235; www.wccls.org

Pennsylvania

Frank Ravenwolf Henninger
Introduction to Playing the Native American Flute
Date: February 12, 2017 (1:00 p.m.)
Location: 2123 Kimberton Road, Kimberton
Contact: www.frankhenninger.com/instruction.htm

Randy “Windtalker” Motz
Appalachian Trail Hall of Fame Banquet
Comfort Inn - Downtown Carlisle
Date: June 2, 2017 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 10 S. Hanover Street, Carlisle
Contact: www.atmuseum.org

KiSuiAn Shakuhachi Camp
Temenos Retreat Center
Dates: August 11-14, 2017
Location: 1564 Telegraph Road, West Chester
Contact: 917-207-6724; nyogetsu@gmail.com

Flute Haven Native Flute School
Dates: September 8-15, 2017
Location: Exton
Contact: www.flutehaven.com

SpiritGrass
Clint Goss and Eric Miller
Date: September 12, 2017
Location: Exton
Contact: www.clintgoss.com

Tennessee

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Date: March 9-11, 2017
Location: Nashville
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

Texas

Cornell Kinderknecht
Finding the Voice Within
Beginner Class, Wednesday Evenings
Dates: January 18 - February 8, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: Plano
Contact: www.cornellk.com/class/0902FindVoice.html

Utah

Zion Canyon Native Flute School
Dates: March 4-9, 2017
Location: Springdale
Contact: www.zioncanyonnativefluteschool.com

Summer Solstice Flute School and Festival
Homestead Resort
Dates: June 19-22, 2017
Location: 700 North Homestead Drive, Midway
Contact: www.solsticeflutefest.com

Vermont

The Chieftains (Celtic)
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts
Date: February 27, 2017
Location: Burlington
Contact: www.thechieftains.com/main/tours/

Virginia

Solas (Celtic)
The Barns at Wolf Trap
Dates: February 16-17, 2017
Location: Vienna
Contact: www.wolftrap.org

Marco Lienhard (shakuhachi)
Taikoza: Voice of the Earth Tour
Downing Gross Cultural Arts Center
Date: May 4, 2017
Location: Newport News
Contact: www.taikoza.com.hostbaby.com/calendar/

Washington

Danú (Celtic)
St. Patricks Celebration Tour
Jones Theatre at Daggy Hall
Washington State University
Date: March 1, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: Pullman
Contact: www.danu.net/shows

Flute Quest 2017
Native American Flute Festival
Saltwater State Park
Dates: August 17-19, 2017
Location: Des Moines
Contact: www.waflutecircle.org/flutequest.htm

Pacific Northwest Native American Flute Gathering
Camp Burton
Dates: October 5-8, 2017
Location: Vashon Island, Puget Sound
Contact: www.vashonflute.com

West Virginia

Kevin Locke
Concord University
Date: April 11, 2017
Location: Athens
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Kevin Locke
Speak Story Series
Date: July 11, 2017
Location: 102 East German Street, Shepherdstown
Contact: www.kevinlocke.com

Wisconsin

Peter Phippen, Victoria Shoemaker, Tiit Raid
Eau Claire School of Music
Date: February 11, 2017 (6:00 p.m.)
Location: 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire
Contact: 715-514-0475; www.eauclairemusicschool.com/

Dervish (Celtic)
McMillan Memorial Library
Date: March 2, 2017
Location: 490 East Grand Avenue, Wisconsin Rapids
Contact: www.mcmillanlibrary.org

Dervish (Celtic)
Thrasher's Opera House
Date: March 4, 2017
Location: Green Lake
Contact: www.thrashersoperahouse.com/thrasher/

Solas (Celtic)
Wisconsin Union Theater
Fredric March Play Circle Theatre
Date: March 5, 2017
Location: Madison
Contact: www.solasmusic.com/shows

Peter Phippen and Rahbi Crawford
The Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
Bamboo flutes and crystal and Tibetan bowls
Date: April 21, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 205 Main Street East, Menomonie
Contact: 715-235-0001

Milwaukee Irish Fest
Dates: August 17-20, 2017
Location: Milwaukee
Contact: www.irishfest.com/Irishfest.htm

Wyoming

Danú (Celtic)
St. Patricks Celebration Tour
Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts
University of Wyoming
Date: March 3, 2017
Location: Laramie
Contact: www.uwyo.edu/culturalprogram/spring-schedule/index.html

Danú (Celtic)
St Patricks Celebration Tour
WYO Theater
Date: March 7, 2017 (7:30 p.m.)
Location: Sheridan
Contact: www.wyotheater.com/events/event/st-patricks-day-with-danu/

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Argentina

IX World Flutes Festival
Dates: September 20-24, 2017
Location: Mendoza
Contact: www.worldflutesfestival.org

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Bahamas

G. S. Sachdev (bansuri) with Swapan Chaudhuri (tabla)
Date: March 17, 2017
Location: Paradise Island
Contact: www.gssachdev.wordpress.com/events

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Canada

Ron Korb
Northumberland Orchestra and Choir
Port Hope United Church
Date: February 18, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: Port Hope, Ontario
Contact: www.ronkorb.com

Ron Korb
St Francis Center
Date: May 20, 2017 (7:00 p.m.)
Location: 78 Church Street, Ajax, Ontario
Contact: www.ronkorb.com

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England

Shepley Spring Festival
Dates: May 19-21, 2017
Location: Marsh Lane, Shepley, Huddersfield
Contact: www.shepleyspringfestival.co.uk

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Ireland

Órlaith McAuliffe
Irish flute/tin whistle
Temple Bar Tradfest 2017
Date: January 27, 2017 (1:00 p.m.)
Location: Dame Street, Dublin City Hall
Contact: www.templebartrad.com

Kilfenora Céilí Band
Dublin Castle
Date: January 29, 2017
Location: Dame Street, Dublin
Contact: www.templebartrad.com/events/

Scoil Cheoil an Earraigh
Irish flute and tin whistle classes
Dates: February 17-21, 2017
Location: Ballyferriter, Dingle Peninsula, Co. Kerry
Contact: www.scoilcheoil.com

The Gathering Traditional Festival
The Gleneagle Hotel
Dates: February 22-26, 2017
Location: Killarney, Co. Kerry
Contact: www.inec.ie/festival/the-gathering/

Dervish
Gathering Festival
Date: February 25, 2017
Location: Killarney, County Kerry
Contact: www.inec.ie/gigs/


Kilfenora Céilí Band
Inec Killarney
Date: March 12, 2017
Location: Killarney, County Kerry
Contact: www.inec.ie/gigs/

Cruinniú na bhFliúit -The Flute Meeting
Dates: April 20-22, 2017
Location: Baile Bhuirne
Contact: www.flutemeet.org/Flutemeet/Welcome.htm

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Japan

Clint Goss and Vera Shanov
Tokyo Flute Circle Workshop
Date: May 28, 2017
Location: Tokyo
Contact: www.clintgoss.com

Clint Goss and Vera Shanov
Flute Life
Dates: June 2-4, 2017
Location: Shonan Village
Contact: www.clintgoss.com


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New Zealand

Ceol Aneas Traditional Irish Music Festival
Dates: June 2-5, 2017
Location: Nelson
Contact: www.irishmusic.org.nz


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Spain

Rodrigo Rodriguez (shakuhachi)
Espacio Ronda
Date: February 10, 2017
Location: Madrid
Contact: www.rodrigo-rodriguez.info

Rodrigo Rodriguez (shakuhachi)
Centro Pilates de la Arena
Date: February 11, 2017
Location: Madrid (La Sierra)
Contact: www.rodrigo-rodriguez.info

Rodrigo Rodriguez (shakuhachi)
Escuela Salud Candela
Date: February 12, 2017
Location: Madrid (La Sierra)
Contact: www.rodrigo-rodriguez.info

Rodrigo Rodriguez (shakuhachi)
Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
Date: March 4, 2017
Location: Madrid
Contact: www.rodrigo-rodriguez.info

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Wales

Cwlwm Celtaidd
Wales' Interceltic Festival
The Grand Pavilion
Dates: March 9-12, 2017
Location: Porthcawl
Contact: www.cwlwmceltaidd.org/en/