Charleston, West Virginia’s, 'Celtic Calling' is a celebration of Celtic arts, culture and traditions. It includes, music, dance, education, athleticism, and family fun.
The 2nd Annual event is scheduled for March 3-5th, 2017.
The organizing committee is always keen to receive your ideas, and support, Use the Contact Page to offer your assistance.
We are excited to announce that the Friends of Old Time Music and Dance (FOOTMAD) Concert will feature young Dublin band 'Skippers Alley'. The 7 piece band sing in Gailic and English, and combine fiddle, uillean pipes, harp, flute, whistle's, banjo, guitar and more into a sound that has won them fans around the world.
Celtic Calling will be involved in and/or recommend visiting the following events in and around Charleston this Fall:
Sept. 3rd, 9-9pm: Dunbar Red Head Festival. This was a fun event to participate in, look for the video report on the facebook page and see footage of the 'caber' toss event we organized.
Sept. 16-18th: Mountain State Art and Craft Fair, Ripley, WV.
Sat. Oct. 8th, 1 30pm: WV Irish Road Bowling. Holly River State Park.
Sat. Oct. 8th, 7pm: FOOTMAD Contra Dance with Athens OH Celtic Group, 'Boys of the Hock'. Columbia Gas Activities Building, Charleston, WV.
Sun. Oct. 16th: 1-5pm, Celtic Calling presents a ‘Celtic Hooley’ @ Coonskin Park, Charleston, featuring fun 'Highland Games', Kilted Golf, the FOOTMAD music and dance stage and Refreshments.
Sat. Oct. 22nd, 1 30pm: WV Irish Road Bowling. Chief Logan State Park, Logan.
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