Host Hotel Announcement!

 

We are pleased to announce our partnership with the Hilton Jackson to serve as our Host Hotel for 2019!

The Hilton Jackson offers a convenient location just 5 miles from the Festival site on the grounds of the MS Agriculture & Forestry Museum off I-55 and County Line Road.

1001 EAST COUNTY LINE ROAD JACKSON, MS 39211 

601-957-2800   

                                                                                                                               

Reservations can be made on our personalized webpage:

Hilton/CelticFest

or by calling the hotel directly.  Make sure you mention the group code, Celtic to receive our special rate of $106 + tax.

The Hilton Jackson lobby & lobby restaurant, Fitzgerald’s will be the AfterFest location for sessions with our musicians so staying at our Host Hotel is the smart thing to do!

Photos and map location are on our  Host Hotel page

Trad Slow Session

Join us at the Library Lounge at the Fairview Inn for our monthly Slow Session!

5:30-6:30pm

November 6th Vote and Play!

We’ll be working on The Lilting Banshee (Jig) and Tommy Peoples in Bm (Slow Reel) as well as reviewing tunes from our first session- Out on the Ocean/ Lanigan’s Ball/ The Kesh

The Lilting Banshee

 https://thesession.org/tunes/60/27475?print=true

Tommy Peoples Reel in Bm

https://thesession.org/tunes/192/12847?print=true

Spectators Welcome!

The Fairview Inn

734 Fairview Street

Sessions are Free and open to the public but we would LOVE your support by becoming a member of the Celtic Heritage Society

Join here- CHS Membership

 

Slow Sessions at The Fairview Inn

Join us the first Tuesday of the month at the Fairview Inn for some craic!
Every month we will post the tunes we will be concentrating on for you to familiarize yourself with them.  October 2nd tunes are

Out on the Ocean/Lannigan’s Ball/ The Kesh jigs.

5:30-6:30pm
Spectators welcome!
These sessions are free but we would love your support by becoming a member of the Celtic Heritage Society.

See Celtic Heritage Society Info Page to join.

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Save the Dates!

CelticFest Mississippi 2019 will be March 29-30th  at the Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum.  We’ll continue to introduce you to some great musicians and bring back your favorites.

If you just can’t wait we’ve got you covered there as well!

August 31, 2018  Eimear Arkins & Eileen Gannon -The Fairview Inn

Eimear Arkins Music

October 7, 2018  Storyteller Helena Byrne -The Fairview Inn   www.HelenaByrne.com

We will be scheduling some additional Fairview Inn concerts as well as a House Concert or two.  Please sign up for our Email List for updates delivered to your inbox!

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-Sláinte!