About this Gathering
Kilfenora is synonymous with music and has a rich, varied and extremely valuable musical heritage. Ireland's oldest Ceili Band The Kilfenora Ceili Band originated in Kilfenora. Irish traditional music is the music of the community, passed down orally from generation to generation. Irish music is more associated with the rural areas of Ireland, as opposed to the urban areas. Today Traditional Irish Music it is a living tradition with variations and ornamentation of many musicians. The Guinness World Record attempt will be the largest irish band which will attract musicians from home and abroad to the north Clare village of kilfenora. This event will take place on Sunday 25th. of August at 3.30p.m. in Kilfenora Square.