Shawbrook Forest Festival
A celebration of dance and music. A family friendly boutique festival in the heart of Longford. See award winning dance performances, catch up and coming performers and see Longford musical duo Arrow in the Sky on the Forest Stage. Shawbrook is ideal for families who enjoy music, dance and the outdoors.
30th May 2015
The day kicks off with solo dance performances from talented young dancers. There will be a communal picnic in the forest with a range of acts on the open-stage to entertain you. Local band ARROW IN THE SKY are this year's music headline act. Later in the evening, West End star Ruth Berkeley will host a cabaret night in the theatre studio.
There is a wonderful atmosphere at the Forest Festival and people have come back year after year to enjoy high quality dance and music in a relaxed environment. Previous performers include Liam O'Maonlaoi, Gemma Hayes and Preacher's Son. This festival is perfect for families. There is secure on-site parking available, so no long trek to the performances.
Tickets €15 / €7
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