• Informed Social & Cultural discussion of Ireland today

  • Music performed by leading songwriters & musicians

  • Annually at Castlecoote House, Co. Roscommon, since 2009

  • Honorary President: President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins

2018 Speakers include

Michael Harding
Eoghan Harris
Dr Finola Kennedy
Dr Karol Mullaney-Dignam
Kevin Myers
Brian O’Connell
Ed Vulliamy
John Waters

2018 Perfomers include

Jon Henderson
Leo Moran
Mary O’Donnell
Teresa O’Donnell
Pádraig Stevens
Róisín Waters & Band




William Percy French
(1854—1920)

A social commentator throughout his many writings, plays, and songs. International stage entertainer, songwriter, actor, concert promoter, editor, banjo player and a landscape artist of repute.