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Cathal Bui Festival 2019

The Cathal Buí Festival, Blacklion’s community, arts, and heritage celebration returns from the 23rd June - 30th June.  This year will see another packed programme of events. Named after the famous Gaelic poet Cathal Buí Mac Giolla Ghunna, this festival celebrates the wealth of culture that West Cavan has to offer.

The festivities include a packed programme of guided walks, art and pottery exhibitions and a full programme of night-time entertainment in local bars each night.

Keep an eye on this page for the festival programme. For more information, see or follow Cathal Bui on facebook