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Charleston, West Virginias, 'Celtic Calling' is a celebration of Celtic arts, culture and traditions. It includes music, dance, education, athleticism, and family fun.

The 3rd Annual event will take place on March 2nd-4th, 2018

​Pictured above, Saturday Nights headline band, Teada, one of Irelands leading exponents of traditional music. Some of the events and artists are featured in the following slideshow.


FOOTMAD present, Irelands:Téada ,

Celtic Rock at the Boulevard Tavern - Bastard Bearded Irishmen , Charleston Rogues

The Company Stores,  

Mountain Stage – incl. Seamus Egan Project

 Library Sunday Jam Series - Mountain Thyme

Taylor Books - Appalachian Celtic Consort, Scottish Smallpipe Concert, Dina Hornbaker

 Scottish Bagpipes, Plaid Clash, Gypsy Stars, Celtic Hymnsing

Music Sessions at The Copper Pint, Adelphia Sports Bar, Sam's Uptown Café

Great Events:  Beni Kedem Highlanders 'Tartan Ball' , 5K Kilt Run/Walk, Blarney Stone Liars Contest,

Library Heritage Programs – Orkney Isles, and Irish Fairy Folk Lore, Spinning/ Weaving and Sheep Display

Dance: Irish and Scottish Dance Performance and Workshops

WV International Film Festival Underground Cinema : Irish Language Film ‘Song of Granite

More: Kirken of the Tartans Church Service, 5 1 Act Plays - Twirling Fire Artists Dance Performance -  Cooking  Workshop and Guinness Cooking Competition

Discover Hip, Historic.....Almost Heaven, Charleston WV, and plan a visit with the help of the:  Charleston Convention and Visitor Bureau 

Pre Celtic Calling Events in Charleston

​​​​Monday Feb. 26th:

6-8pm: Lively Limerick Workshop with Colleen Anderson. Join Colleen in writing learning about and writing limericks, with an opportunity to read them during the Festival​​. Main Library, 123 Capitol Street, Charleston.

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