Fleadh Rua, the red head festival. Calling all red heads and lovers of red heads! Come to Fleadh Rua to meet fellow red heads, celebrate all things red, especially the red hair gene, and have a bit of craic. There will be red themed fun and games, visits from the giant red squirrels of Gullion, market stalls, traditional music sessions as well as a céili in the evening with local band Bothán. For a great accommodation offer at Ti Chulainn cultural centre is association with the festival, visit their website. The day time event is FREE but there is a charge of £6 on the door for the ceilí in the evening. Visit the festival’s face book page for a taste of the fun to come.
11am – 2pm: Family fun day at the Forkhill Community Centre & Plantin
4pm – 7pm: Traditional music session at the Welcome Inn
9pm – late: Fleadh Rua céilí at the Welcome Inn
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