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Bank Bandstand Acts

There will be acts performing at the bank bandstand throughout the weekend (weather permitting!!) Acapellabella will be playing on Sunday at 1pm and keep an eye out for various other pop ups over the weekend!!

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Sunday Market at The Festival Hall

There will be loads of music happening alongside all the stalls at the market on Sunday to keep you entertained whilst browsing. 1.30 – STEPHANIE NILLES AND THOMAS DEAKIN DUO 2.30 – THE EAST COAST JAZZ BAND 3.30 – ACAPELLABELLA There will also be Tag Archery happening on the sports field during the market and Circus skills workshops happening too!

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Jazz Mass – Sunday at 11am

There will be a jazz mass happening at Aughadown Church of Ireland at 11am on Sunday morning. Aacapellabella will be playing along with The Nomadic Piano Duo This will be no ordinary Mass – this will be JAZZ MASS!! http://www.ballydehobjazzfestival.org/artistes/acapellabella/ http://www.ballydehobjazzfestival.org/artistes/antoni-o-breskey-consuelo-nerea/

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Adult Dance Workshops Times

Suitable for Complete Novices ZERO TO HERO SWING INTRODUCTION FOR ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS Teachers: Fancy & Arnas Location: Main Hall of the Community Hall Date & Time: Saturday 15.30 -16.30 Price: €10 per person or €16 per couple Suitable for Beginners LEVEL 1 SHAG Teachers: Fancy & Arnas Location: Green Room, Community Hall Date & Time: Saturday 11 -12.30 Price: €10 What is Shag …

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Kids Dance Workshop times

We have special dance workshops for kids this year which will be led by the very talented Elisabet Monllor from Spain and they are split into 2 different age groups 3 – 6 years will take place from 11 – 11.30 on Saturday morning in the Main Hall of the Community Hall & 7 – 12 years will take place from 11.45 – …

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2017 Photo & Video Competition

Want to be in with a chance to win a pair of tickets to every headline event in the 2018 Jazz festival????? Of course you do – so send us your photographs and videos of this years festival to be in with a chance to win. Just send us your files with your details and some details of where and …

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Community Spirit at Ballydehob Jazz Festival

This years festival is gearing up to the biggest and the BEST festival we have ever dared to put on and we wanted to take the time to say a BIG MASSIVE thank you to everyone in this great community of Ballydehob  who are helping to keep the show going (and without whom it probably wouldn’t really get started at all!). …

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Boggle Entertainment Circus Skills workshop

On Sunday afternoon between 2.30 and 3.30 come and try your hands at Circus Skills , suitable for any age at all. Have a go at juggling, stilt walking, spinning a plate or even riding a unicycle. You will also come across some curious characters on a penny farthing… you have been warned! Outside the Comunity Hall during the Sunday …

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Jazz Funeral

New Orleans Funeral – Ornamental, cacophonous, mourning at its most fun. Rumour has it our beautiful Mexican Catrina will not be alone in the skies over Ballydehob this year. Check out the video from last year.

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Proteus

Proteus are a jazz sextet [Sax, Piano, Bass, Lead Guitar,Drums, Vocals ] who have been gigging in Dublin/Wicklow for the past 4 years. We are delighted to return to Ballydehob Jazz Festival for the second year running. We play music from the eras of Ellington and Armstrong, Parker and Miles Davis, Oliver Nelson, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock and Horace Silver. …