Festival begins Wednesday June 1st

Bookings Open Now!

Ruaille Buaille, Lucan Children’s Music Festival is delighted to return with an exciting programme of music events and this year extends over eleven days! Events will include In-person and Online Workshops – Festival Commissions – Live Performance – Music on Film – Online Programmes – Ruaille Buaille in the Park – Visit Ruaille Buaille at a Playground Near You – Music Trails

Check in here or follow us on our social media platforms for regular Ruaille Buaille updates over the coming weeks. Some exciting plans coming up!

Ruaille Buaille Festival Commissions

BOOKED OUT

ÉIN (The Birds of Dublin)

Dave Flynn & the Irish Memory Orchestra Chamber Group

Collaborate

Brian Fleming, James Mahon together with the Kakatsitsi Master Drummers from Ghana

Friday 3rd June

BOOKED OUT

New Work

Composer Anselm McDonnell

Saturday 11th June

Ruaille Buaille Festival Commission

awarded to Claire Sherry

School Workshops & Performances

Wednesday 1st June

Scéal

Join Peter Crann and a host of other traditional musicians and singers.

Thursday 2nd June

BOOKED OUT

Still Here

by Anna Newell and Eamon Sweeney

This event will also take place at North Clondalkin Library on Friday 27th May.

Friday 3rd June

BOOKED OUT

New Work

Composer Anselm McDonnell

Wednesday 8th June

BOOKED OUT

Songwriting

with Jay Rankin

Thursday 9th June

The Frog and the Mouse

by Aileen Lambert

Friday 10th June

The Frog and the Mouse Live

by Aileen Lambert

Friday 10th June

SongTales sa Spéir:
Unleash the Magic of Music

Library Events & Performances

Tuesday 31st May

Children’s Craft Workshop

@ Lucan Library

Thursday 2nd June

BOOKED OUT

Still Here

by Anna Newell and Eamon Sweeney

This event will also take place at North Clondalkin Library on Friday 27th May.

Friday 3rd June

Anita & Malachy

@ Lucan Library

Ruaille Buaille in the Park

Saturday 11th June

Ruaille Buaille Festival Commission

awarded to Claire Sherry

Saturday 11th June

Premiere of ÉIN (The Birds of Dublin)

Dave Flynn together with The Memory Orchestra Ensemble