Sounds of Summer comes to Gorey

Sounds of Summer comes to Gorey

Gorey’s Sounds of the Summer brings new shows to  Gorey’s Civic Centre with a line-up to ensure there is entertainment for all in a safe, outdoor setting.  The events include live music and comedy for adults and family focused entertainment with Puppet Shows on Friday & Saturday afternoon & Outdoor Cinema Screenings on Sunday!

Kickstarting the line-up on Thursday 19th August in Gorey’s Civic Centre is two local bands with a strong following!

The Wild Turkeys are an energetic traditional Irish music group with a unique lively, upbeat sounds that will guarantee to have your foot tapping. The Turkeys are constantly in high demand and have performed throughout Ireland, France, Scotland, Denmark and the USA so we are thrilled to have them as part of this festival in Gorey.

Also performing on Thursday evening following is Americana/Roots duo comprising of KJ McEvoy & Aileen Mythen.  Having received high praise from Rocking Magpie Magazine, UK noting The Remedy Club with such accolade as “Ireland has produced a staggering amount of world-famous and world-class musicians over the last 100 years or so: and it’s no great stretch for The Remedy Club to be thought of as Best in Class too.”

Thursday evening promises to deliver a great evening’s entertainment for music lovers and the opportunity to enjoy an intimate open-air gig with such renowned local musicians & entertainers!

Gorey’s Comedy Club makes a welcome, outdoor return to the Gorey scene on Friday night when we welcome back some of the great acts that we have come to expect from their club!  Let’s be honest we are all more than in need of a laugh and a great together with friends so here’s a great opportunity.  The night features Martin Angolo, Kevin Gildea and John Collerary.

On Saturday evening we welcome Paddy Casey to Gorey following the release of this new album “Turn this ship around” & having played Gorey on several occasions we are delighted to see Paddy back on stage in Gorey!  He is supported by another great local act & hugely popular along the East Coast, Eugene Waters.

The Sounds of Summer in Gorey is a great chance to catch up with friends and enjoy some feel-good music & entertainment before the Autumn nights set in!

We hope you can join us!