Thank you, Truckee Meadows!

Thank you everyone in the community, for coming out to our festival this year! We had a great time and we hope you did too. If you missed us this year, here are some highlights: 

We are honored to have the support of our community. We hope you all enjoyed the festival. If you attended, please consider answering our survey, about what we could improve:

https://goo.gl/forms/2GqTBaeLXIRghr9v2

Slainte’

Danielle                                                                                                                       ~Vice President

 

Less than a month, Main Stage Schedule!

We are super pleased to welcome back old friends on the Reno Celtic Main stage, and hope to introduce you to new friends!

We are super please to introduce Sligo Rags to the Truckee Meadows Area:

Many of you will remember “Dusty in My Coffee” from a couple years ago. We thought their style would blend well with “Sligo Rags”, so we decided to ask them back. Many folks enjoyed them here last time:

Below is our Main Stage Schedule for 2017:

Saturday, Oct. 7

Main Stage

10:00 AM- Intro and Welcome

10:05 AM- 317 and friends

11:00 AM – Sierra Highlanders Pipe Band

11:15 AM – Ciana

12:00-1:00 PM – Dark (opening ceremony)

1:00 PM – Dust in my Coffee

1:45 PM – Sierra Highlanders Pipe Band

2:00 PM – Ciana

3:00 PM – Sligo Rags

4:00 PM – Closing Ceremony, Piping band award announcement

Sunday October 8

Main Stage

10:00 AM – 317 and friends

11:00 AM – Fortunate Strangers

12:00 PM – Dust in my Coffee

1:00 PM – 317 and friends

2:00 PM – Dust in my Coffee

3:00 PM – Sligo Rags

4:15 PM – Closing Ceremonies

Last Updated 9/25/17 – Subject to change, please keep checking back.

Clans to Edinburgh Castle…

Many of us have spent a lot of time reading and knowing the history of the clans in Scotland and the uprising in 1745. I’ve been to Culloden and it’s sobering. Read this awesome article from the Scotsman, where they detail some of the history and talk about the clans being welcomed back into the Great Hall at Edinburgh Castle for the first time since the uprising. Awesome.

http://trib.al/dWSJ1D1