Gaelic Festival

Three images, young people playing gaelic music; adults studying the gaelic language and people dancing  Friday 12th October from 7pm
Gaelic Family Ceilidh in the Crypt with Scottish and Irish traditional musicians and singers.

Entrance Free.

Saturday 13th October 10am-4pm
Morning session
For adults:

  • Come and try Gaelic
  • Gaelic Song for Beginners
  • Tutor-led Gaelic Conversation Class


For families:

  • Children’s Songs in Gaelic
  • Woodland Storytelling
  • Daft Diddly Dancing


Afternoon session
Musical programme in the Drawing Room including Edinburgh Gaelic Choir, traditional musicians and singers, Ceilidh dancing for all ages in the Crypt

Entrance free (adult workshops £3, children free)

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