Gig' n the Bann Music Festival
|Country and Region||United Kingdom — Northern Ireland|
|Type of Festival||Dance, Music|
|Location of Festival||Portglenone, Antrim, Northern Ireland UK|
|Festival Contact Information|
In the heart of Co. Antrim nestled between the major towns of Ballymena and Magherafelt lies the village of Portglenone. The village rests along the banks of the River Bann, which has been immortalised by countless artists and writers down through the years. It is here in this idyllic setting that the “Gig’n The Bann” Cross Community Music and Dance Festival takes place. This festival is quickly becoming one of the major events on the Summer Festival Calendar having built a reputation for offering a most impressive line-up of top performers spanning Traditional, Scottish and Folk Music circles.
|Festival Dates||September 6 - 9, 2012|