ShakeFest Charleville Castle

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Country and Region IrelandOffaly
Type of Festival Dance
Location of Festival Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland
Festival Contact Information

Charleville Castle
Phone: +353 05793 23040
Claire Tobin

Festival Description

Shake Charleville Castle is a day-long celebration of belly dance and culture with a variety of workshops and demonstrations including a mini holistic fair and market stall area outside.  In the evening the festivities include a dance show in the evening. The option of camping is available for Charleville Castle members. Proceeds go towards Charleville Castle Heritage Trust. All organization fundraising events at Charleville Castle are completely run by members and volunteers.

Festival Dates May 31 - June 1, 2014
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Festival Events:

Programming 2013:
  • Dance workshops
    • Hip Hop
    • Irish Dance
    • Poi fun
    • Tibetan Singing Bowls
    • Samba Dance
  • Souk and Holistic Therapy
    • Massage
    • Energy rejuvenation
  • For the Kids
    • Kids Spontaneous Art Area
    • Giant Dragonfly
    • Drum Circle
    • Hoola Hooping
    • Live History Knights Templars and Hospitallers
    • Puppets and juggling
  • Classes
    • Knight classes
    • Live History
    • Armoury, Carpentry
    • Archery
  • Live Entertainement
    • Mutlicultural Dance Competition
    • Fire Performances
    • and much more…


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  • Charleville Castle
    Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland


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