The Garry McMahon 11th Annual Singing Weekend takes place on Friday 18th - Sunday 20th October.
Friday 18th October
Official Opening by Ogie Moran @ 8pm - The Ramble Inn
Followed by Singing Session @ 9pm - The Ramble Inn & Leens Hotel
Saturday 19th October
Talk by Martin Moore, Historian @ 11am - Fr. Casey's GAA Hall
Special Singing Session @ 2pm - The Ramble Inn
In celebration of the rich heritage of songs and stories commentating the history of the GAA. There are numerous songs in every parish and county recalling football and hurling heroes and recounting great vistories. We invite all singers and storytellers to bring with them their own songs/stories from their own area. We hope to recognise and foster this unique aspect of our culture while also giving recognition to Garry McMahon's career in the green and gold of Kerry. The wearing of club or county colours is optional!
Aifreann na Ríocht @ 6.30pm - Abbeyfeale Church
As composed by Garry McMahon RIP and performed by The Abbeyfeale Choir
Singing Sessions @ 9.30pm - The Ramble Inn & Leens Hotel
Sunday 20th October
Singing Session @ 11am - Fr. Casey's GAA Club
Tribute to Seamus Brogan @ 3pm - Fr. Casey's GAA Hall
Farewell Singing Session @ 7.30pm until late - The Ramble Inn
Various locations in Abbeyfeale.