2017 Schedule

The main stage and auditorium at the Yachats Commons will be buzzing all weekend with a delightful mix of free and cover charge entertainment options.

See schedule below for details.

ome in during our free Celtic music periods and enjoy some of the amazing dishes being offered by Linda and the crew from the Drift Inn.

You can eat in the main hall, have a cup of tea, maybe a stout, while listening to various members of the festival music line-up play, tell stories, and dance on the stage, just for you!

Browse the vendors booths for Celtic themed arts, crafts, imports and musical instruments or just hang out with friends in a warm and entertaining atmosphere.

Join us!


Open 12:00 Noon

12:00 - 2:00 Free Celtic entertainment in the main auditorium.

2:00- 5:00 Friday Afternoon Concert. Admission 20.00. Featuring:

  • Bob Soper and Elizabeth Nicholson
  • Kevin Carr and Co.
  • Bronnie Griffin Band

5:00 - 6:00 Free Celtic entertainment in the main auditorium

6:00- 9:00 Friday evening concert. Admission 30.00. Featuring

  • Lindsay Straw
  • Na Rosai
  • Seamus Egan Project
  • Late night show at the Drift Inn to be announced


Open 10:00 AM

10:am - 1:00pm  The day begins with a free Irish breakfast music concert featuring Elizabeth Nicholson on the harp, and a series of mini sessions with our festival music crew.

1:00 - 4:00 Saturday Afternoon Concert. Admission 20.00. Featuring:

  • Bob and Elizabeth band with Bronnie Griffin
  • Lindsay Straw
  • Na Rosai

4:00 - 6:00 Free Celtic entertainment in the main auditorium

6:00 - 9:00 Saturday Evening Concert. Admission 30.00. Featuring:

  • Bronnie Griffin Band
  • Kevin Carr and Co.
  • Seamus Egan Project

After hours Celtic Jam at the Drift Inn to be announced.


Open 10:00 AM

All events free in the main auditorium.

Morning Celtic jam featuring the festival music crew.

11:30- 1:00 Ceili featuring Na Rosai and friends with Maldon Meehan calling.

1:00 -close Sunday afternoon jam featuring Bronnie Griffin and friends.

Other Events:

Friday and Saturday 4:30 PM (weather permitting) Sunset Piper on the point at Yachats State park featuring Kevin Carr on bagpipes.

Dance workshops...see Dance page for workshops times and locations

Little Log Church concerts: Limited seating available first come first served.

Friday 1:00 Bronnie Griffin and guest. Admission 10.00. Free with weekend or day pass.

Saturday 12:00 Noon. Meet Seamus Egan. An intimate hour of music with Seamus and perhaps a guest. Admission 20.00, or 10.00 with a weekend or day pass.

Saturday 5:30 A gentle harp concert with Elizabeth Nicholson and guest. admission 10.00 or free with weekend or day pass.

Friday and Saturday morning 9:00-10:00 AM at Overleaf Lodge

Margot and Rich Fetrow/ 'Hammers and Whistle' traditional Celtic dulcimer and whistle concert in the lobby.

Saturday at 3pm Whiskey Tasting: