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Ballyshannon 2019!!

May 1st, 2019

We’re a month away from the Rory Gallagher International Tribute Festival. There’s a fantastic line up of bands this year celebrating Rory and his music from 30th May to 2nd June 2019. For more information and how to buy tickets please head to https://www.rorygallagherfestival.com/

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

THURSDAY - 30th MAY 2019  

2pm ~ LIVE @ Rory Gallagher Statue

with JOHNNY GALLAGHER (Boxtie Band) 

Ocean FM Radio – Broadcast Live on Main Street from 4pm to 7pm 

4pm ~ Open Air Concert @ Rory Gallagher Place 

TONY DOWLERS HELLHOUNDS (UK)  & 

IN YOUYR TOWN (Ire)  &  AIDEN PRYOR BAND 

5.30pm ~ Acoustic Blues Session – Peter Price at Sean Og’s Pub 

6pm ~ Wild Atlantic Way Gig @ Rory Gallagher Statue

with DEUCE (Ireland) 

7pm ~ Festival Opening Reception at The Rory Gallagher Theatre 

Donal Gallagher & Guests – Wine Reception   Live on Ocean FM Radio – Live Stream on www.oceanfm.ie

8pm ~ The Launch of Rory Gallagher’s “BLUES” Album 

RORY’S BLUES featuring Seamie O’Dowd Band 

at The Rory Gallagher Theatre – Adm. €5 – Tickets on the door only 

THURSDAY NIGHT - PUB GIGS 

10pm - LAUNDROMAT (Holland) at Owen Roe’s Bar 

10pm - PETER PRICE at Melly’s Bar 

10pm - BLACKBIRD & CROW at O’Donnell’s Bar 

10pm - JOHNNY GALLAGHER at Bridgend Bar 

10pm - WELL DRESSED HOBOS at Sean Og’s Pub 

10pm - MARK BLACK at Dicey Reilly’s Bar 

10pm - Live Session at the Rushy Glen Pub 

FRIDAY - 31st MAY 2019 

12 noon ~ For Rory at the Rock Hospital

- Barry Barnes (Sinnerboy) & Mark Langan 

2pm ~ LIVE @ Rory Gallagher Statue 

PETER PRICE  &  BLACKBIRD & CROW 

3pm ~ Open Air Concert at Rory Gallagher Place - “Let’s go to work” 

LAUNDROMAT (NL)  &  

GERRY QUIGLEY’S SHINKICKERS  & 

SINNERBOY (UK) 

4.30pm ~ Wild Atlantic Way Gig @ Rory Gallagher Statue

BIG GUNS (Italy)   &   THE BLIND WOLF CLUB (Ireland) 

5pm ~ Mark Black Blues at Dicey Reilly’s Bar 

6pm ~ Blues & Roots - Cian O’Donnell at the Bridgend Bar 

FESTIVAL BIG TOP - Friday Night 

- Gates Open at 7pm - 

BERNIE MARSDEN BAND 

JOHNNY GALLAGHER & BOXTIE 

GERRY JABLONSKI BAND (Scotland) 

SLEEPY HOLLOW (Cork) 

Stage Times

7.30pm - Sleepy Hollow 

8.45pm - Gerry Jablonski Band 

10pm - Johnny Gallagher & Boxtie 

11.45pm - Bernie Marsden Band 

Adm. €30 euro - Click for Advanced Tickets  

http://www.rorygallagherfestival.com/tickets.html

Tickets available at the Festival Ticket Office

or at 7pm at the Festival Big Top Entrance

FRIDAY NIGHT - PUB GIGS 

11pm - FRESH EVIDENCE at the Lantern Bar 

11pm - AIDEN PRYOR BAND (UK) at Owen Roe’s Bar 

11pm - TONY DOWLER’S HELLHOUND’S (UK) at The Limit 

11pm - GERRY QUIGLEY’S SHINKICKERS at Max Bar 

11pm - BLACKBIRD & CROW at the Rushy Glen Pub 

11pm - THE MISSISSIPPI SHEIKS at Sean Og’s Pub 

11pm - DEUCE (Dublin) at O’Donnell’s Bar 

11pm - ODDSOCKS at The Bridgend Bar 

11pm - Optical Illusion Blues at Dicey Reilly’s Bar 

11pm - Dom Martin at Melly’s Bar 

ALL OPEN AIR CONCERTS & PUB GIGS – ARE FREE OF CHARGE 

SATURDAY - 1st JUNE 2019 

12 noon ~ LIVE @ Rory Gallagher Statue

GEORGIE GORMAN BAND 

12.15pm ~ Book signing at A Novel Idea

Rory Gallagher - The Man Behind the Guitar

with author Julian Vignoles

12.30pm ~ Guitar Session at Owen Roe’s Bar

with Barry Barnes (Sinnerboy)

1pm ~ Chill @ The Fair Green (opposite Rory Gallagher Theatre) 

AIDEN PRYOR BAND (UK)  &  CATFISH (IRE) 

2pm ~ GALA OPEN AIR CONCERT at Rory Gallagher Place

FRESH EVIDENCE (Ireland) & 

ROLLIN' EMPIRE (Ireland) & 

SEAMIE O'DOWD BAND (Ireland) 

2pm ~ LIVE @ Rory Gallagher Statue

BIG GUNS (Italy)  &  EFFIGY - CCR Tribute (Ireland) 

2pm ~ Mark Black Blues at Dicey Reilly's Bar 

3pm ~ Peter Price (UK) at O'Donnell's Bar 

5pm ~ Wild Atlantic Way Gig @ Rory Gallagher Statue -

SYMPLY SKYNYRD - Classic Rockin' memories 

5pm ~ Delta Fuse at Dicey Reilly's Bar

5pm ~ The Blind Wolf Club at Sean Og's Pub 

7pm ~ The Bluesman ~ Peter Price at The Bridgend Bar

8pm ~ Optical Illusion at Dicey Reilly's Bar 

7pm ~ Rory Gallagher Place – “Rory's Homestead”

TONY DOWLER’S HELLHOUNDS (UK)

&  MARK LANGAN & THE MERCENARIES (Ireland) 

FESTIVAL BIG TOP – Saturday Night 

- Gates Open at 7pm - 

GLENN HUGHES BAND performs Classic Deep Purple  

PAT McMANUS BAND (IRE) 

THE MISSISSIPPI SHEIKS with AIDEN PRYOR 

Stage Times 

7.30pm - The Mississippi Sheiks with Aiden Pryor 

8.45pm ~ Pat McManus Band 

10.45pm ~ Glenn Hughes Band 

Adm. €30 euro – Click for Advanced Tickets  

http://www.rorygallagherfestival.com/tickets.html

Tickets available at the Festival Ticket Office

or at 7pm at the Festival Big Top Entrance 

SATURDAY NIGHT - PUB GIGS 

11pm - SAM DAVIDSON’S TASTE at Owen Roe’s Bar 

11pm - DOM MARTIN at O’Donnell’s Bar 

11pm - LAUNDROMAT (Holland) at Sean Og’s Pub 

11pm - SINNERBOY (UK) at The Limit 

11pm - GERRY QUIGLEY’S SHINKICKERS at the Lantern Bar 

11pm - DEUCE (Ireland) at The Bridgend Bar 

11pm - FRESH EVIDENCE (Ireland) at the Rushy Glen Pub 

11pm - BLACKBIRD & CROW at Melly’s Pub 

11pm - THE BIG ROCK BAND at Max Bar 

ALL OPEN AIR CONCERTS & PUB GIGS – ARE FREE OF CHARGE

SUNDAY - 2nd JUNE 2019 

12 noon ~ LIVE @ The Gables

PAT McMANUS BAND (ex. Mama’s Boy’s)

&  SAM DAVIDSON'S TASTE (Belfast) 

12 noon ~ Guitar Session at the Bridgend Bar

with Barry Barnes (Sinnerboy) 

12.30pm ~ A Tribute to Rory at Owen Roe’s Bar

with Gerry Quigley & Danny Vlaspoel 

2pm ~ Mark Black at Dicey Reilly's Bar

3pm ~ Blues & Roots - Cian O'Donnell at the Bridgend Bar 

3pm ~ GALA OPEN AIR CONCERT at Rory Gallagher Place

DEUCE (Ireland)

MARK LANGAN & THE MERCENARIES (Ireland) 

IN YOUR TOWN (Ireland) 

3.30pm ~ LIVE @ Rory Gallagher Statue

SEAMIE O'DOWD & GEORGIE GORMAN 

5pm ~ Optical Illusion Blues at Dicey Reilly's Bar 

5.30pm ~ Acoustic Blues Session - Peter Price at Sean Og's 

6pm ~ Mark Black at The Bridgend Bar 

5pm ~ Wild Atlantic Way Gig @ Rory Gallagher Statue

GERRY QUIGLEY'S SHINKICKERS (IRE)  & 

CATFISH (IRE) 

7pm ~ Rory Gallagher Place – “Roarin’ for Rory Gig”

LAUNDROMAT (NL)   &   SINNERBOY (UK) 

FESTIVAL BIG TOP – Sunday Night

- Gates Open at 7pm -  

BAND OF FRIENDS

WISHBONE ASH 

GRAINNE DUFFY BAND

DOM MARTIN 

Stage Times

7.30pm - Dom Martin 

8.30pm - Grainne Duffy Band 

9.45pm - Band of Friends 

11.30pm - Wishbone Ash 

Adm. €30 euro – Click for Advanced Tickets  

http://www.rorygallagherfestival.com/tickets.html

Tickets available at the Festival Ticket Office

or at 7pm at the Festival Big Top Entrance

SUNDAY NIGHT - PUB GIGS 

11pm - AIDEN PRYOR BAND at O’Donnell’s Bar 

11pm - DELTA FUSE BLUES at Dicey Reilly’sBar 

11pm - THE MISSISSIPI SHEIKS at The Bridgend Bar 

11pm - TONY DOWLER’S HELLHOUND’S (UK) at Owen Roe’s Bar 

11pm - GERRY QUIGLEY’S SHINKICKERS at Sean Og’s Pub 

11pm - PETER PRICE at Melly’s Pub 

11pm - DEUCE at The Limit Pub 

11pm - BLACKBIRD & CROW (Ireland) at the Lantern Bar 

11pm - THE BLIND WOLF CLUB at Max Bar 

11pm - CATFISH at the Rushy Glen Pub 

*** Programme can be Subject to Change ***

 

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