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June 2008 Events Calendar
Irish Cultural Centre Set Dancing

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

ICCNE Presents:
Set Dancing with Cait Bracken

Irish Cultural Centre of New England
200 New Boston Drive, Canton
7:30-9:30 pm | $5 donation at the door | Adults (16 & up)
781 821-8291
irishculture.org

Every Monday throughout the year (except Holidays), the ICC presents set dancing with Cait Bracken from 7:30-9:30pm. Set dancing is a form of social dancing which has been popular in Ireland for over 150 years. Sets are danced by four couples in a square. No previous dancing experience or partner required! No registration required for this class.




Inroads Ireland - Go West

June 8 - 15

Inroads Ireland's GO WEST Tour

1700 Westlake Ave N, Ste 200, Seattle, WA
$2,737 per person | 1-888-220-7711
InroadsIreland.com | Full trip itinerary here

The west of Ireland is calling with this one-week, small group tour! Travel to the beautiful west coast island of Inishbofin and stay overnight for a wonderful island experience. Explore the dramatic cliffs, sea stacks, and massive interconnected blowholes. Marvel at border collies and their cunning sheep herding skills. Step back in time as you visit a medieval friary, a 15th Century Irish tower castle, and ancient portal tomb older than the Egyptian pyramids. Stay for two nights in lively Westport with great traditional Irish music, pubs, and shops. Roam through western Ireland, travel along the Wild Atlantic Way, and discover its best-kept secrets!




Inroads Ireland's GO SOUTH Tour

June 15 - 22

Inroads Ireland's GO SOUTH Tour

1700 Westlake Ave N, Ste 200, Seattle, WA
$2,744 per person | 1-888-220-7711 | InroadsIreland.com | Reservations | Itinerary

For an authentic Irish experience, travel with Inroads Ireland’s tours off the beaten track in small groups (max of 14 people) on Ireland’s back roads. The one week mini-coach tour takes you to the very best of southern Ireland where you’ll discover ancient monastic settlements with intricately carved Celtic crosses, round towers, and the Cliffs of Moher. Explore centuries old castles & experience a mystifying solar alignment within a tranquil stone circle. Enjoy a traditional Irish music session while relaxing in a cozy pub. Stay in small towns like Baltimore, Kenmare, and Dingle in locally owned guesthouses and help support local economies. You’ll walk the land, capture the spirit, and have Ireland forever in your heart. This is Ireland done right!




Summer Solstice Festival

June 20, 2020 (Raindate June 21)

Blackstone River Theatre:
Summer Solstice Festival - Celebrating 10 Years!

Diamond Hill Park
Rte. 114, Cumberland, RI

11:00 am - 7:00 pm | $15 adults, $13 seniors, $5 children, under-5 free!
Buy Tix | riverfolk.org
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Four stages of Celtic and world music plus Irish step dance, face painting and 45 craft & food vendors! Entertainment: Last year's lineup included: Atwater-Donnelly Trio, The Hanneke Cassel Band, Kevin Crawford, Cillian Vallely & Patrick Doocey (from Lúnasa), the Eastern Medicine Singers, The Gnomes, HighTime (Irelad), La Croisée D’Antan (Quebec), Bonnie Milner, Dan Milner, Partington & Sweeney, Roscommon Soles featuring Kevin Doyle with Sheila Falls, Josh Kane, Owen Marshall, Torrin Ryan, and The Vox Hunters. Plus a session tent run by Bob Drouin and a dedicated stage for Irish step dance featuring Tir Na Nog Irish Dance. Check back as the 2020 lineup is revealed.




Ringo Starr

June 19

Tanglewood Presents:
Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band

Tanglewood
Koussevitzky Music Shed
Lenox, MA
7:00 pm
bso.org


Presenting Ringo Starr and his All-Starr Band: Warren Ham, Gregg Rolie, Steve Lukather, Hamish Stuart, Colin Hay and Gregg Bissonette.




Trey Anastasio

June 20

Tanglewood Presents:
Trey Anastasio

Tanglewood
Koussevitzky Music Shed, Lenox, MA
7:30 pm | bso.org


Presenting Trey Anastasio
With Pops Keith Lockhart conducting the Boston Pops.
Check back for details.




Judy Collins

June 21

Tanglewood Presents:
Judy Collins | Arlo Guthrie

Tanglewood
Koussevitzky Music Shed
Lenox, MA
2:30 pm | bso.org


Presenting Judy Collins and Arlo Guthrie
Special guest Jesse Colin Young.
Check back for details.




Milton Music Festival Milton MA

June (2020 dates tbd)

6th annual Milton Music Festival

Governor Hutchinson's Field
184-224 Adams Street, Milton
Sat: begins 4 p.m. | Sun: begins 1 p.m.
FREE | Refreshments available | wearemilton.org

The Milton Music Festival, organized by We Are Milton, is a two-day celebration. Please bring your lawn chairs, blankets & bug spray. The 2019 festival featured Jackson Blue hosting Kids Karaoke, Booty Vortex Funk & Disco Band, Mark Morris & the Catune, The Fenian Sons, Sean Brennan & the Skiffs (pictured), Curragh's Fancy, Erin's Melody as well as All Folk'd Up. Check back for the 2020 lineup. Don't miss the fireworks on Saturday night! Shuttle Parking from Labouré Parking lot, 303 Adams Street to the corner of Churchill and Adams as well as Hutchinson's St. and Adams St.  Wheelchair coaches available.




Inroads Ireland - Go North Tour

June 22 - 29

Inroads Ireland's GO NORTH Tour

1700 Westlake Ave N, Ste 200, Seattle, WA
$2,721 per person | 1-888-220-7711 | InroadsIreland.com | Full trip itinerary here

Travel to Ireland's Highlands - the north of Ireland - with this fantastic one-week, small group tour! Meander along the gorgeous Antrim coastline and be wowed by the wonderful geology of the Giant's Causeway. Explore a fairytale castle, beautiful gardens, and go to Ireland's most northerly point at Malin Head. See Belfast's amazing wall murals and enjoy refined comforts with a night's stay in an Irish Country Manor. Tour a magnificent lighthouse and take in the incredible views from the top. Visit the Irish-speaking town of Glencolmcille with its early Christian standing stones. Come and discover the unspoiled wonders in the north of Ireland!




Inroads Ireland's GO SOUTH Tour

June 29 - July 6

Inroads Ireland's GO SOUTH Tour

1700 Westlake Ave N, Ste 200, Seattle, WA
$2,744 per person | 1-888-220-7711 | InroadsIreland.com | Reservations | Itinerary

For an authentic Irish experience, travel with Inroads Ireland’s tours off the beaten track in small groups (max of 14 people) on Ireland’s back roads. The one week mini-coach tour takes you to the very best of southern Ireland where you’ll discover ancient monastic settlements with intricately carved Celtic crosses, round towers, and the Cliffs of Moher. Explore centuries old castles & experience a mystifying solar alignment within a tranquil stone circle. Enjoy a traditional Irish music session while relaxing in a cozy pub. Stay in small towns like Baltimore, Kenmare, and Dingle in locally owned guesthouses and help support local economies. You’ll walk the land, capture the spirit, and have Ireland forever in your heart. This is Ireland done right!




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