'Here Comes the Sun' - BeatlesFest
THE 11th anniversary of
the BeatlesFest on the Lough will take place this
weekend in Moville, Co Donegal.
Music will take place indoors and outdoors over the
three days from Friday to Sunday.
The popular festival started out back in 2007 and is
now Ireland's longest running festival of Beatles
Organiser Gerry McLaughlin said: "If you missed the
Sixties then Moville is where to be this weekend. We
are encouraging people to wear Sixties gear."
"There will be lots of Open Mics during the day for
people that come to the festival and can play a few
"The Beatles lyric that we most want to hear this
weekend is 'Here Comes the Sun", added Gerry.
Michael Thomas playing at Rosatos
The festival coincides
this weekend with the 150 year old Moville Regatta -
so a buzzing atmosphere around the cafes, shops and
pubs is on the cards for the picturesque seaside
Meanwhile, make a date in your diary for the 11th
annual Moville DylanFest from August 24-28, 2017.
BeatlesFest Programme of Events 2017
It’s Getting Better Night (Friday 4th August)
10:30pm – Conor Gillespie at Rosatos
A Hard Day’s Night (Saturday 5th August)
2pm – Open Mic outside Rosatos including guys from
10:30pm – Michael Thomas at Rosatos
Strawberry Fields Afternoon (Sunday 6th August)
2pm – Open Mic outside Rosatos
Hello Goodbye Night (Sunday 6th August)
10pm – Dahlia at Rosatos