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Well known Irish Traditional singer Mai Hernon, will be performing in Richmond, Virginia, on Sunday, February 23rd at Rare Olde Times Restaurant and Pub, to help launch the world’s biggest Irish festival. Ireland’s “Fleadh Cheoil” (festival of music), will be held in the town of Sligo, Ireland in August of 2014, and Sligo and Richmond, Virginia-based tour company, Wild West Irish Tours, has invited Mai Hernon and Mick McEvilly of “Celtic Font” to perform and celebrate Irish music and dance with the traditions of her hometown of Gurteen, County Sligo. Wild West Irish Tours has recently shifted USA operations to Richmond. Wild West Irish Tours will present a dynamic visual presentation of the “Wild West” of Ireland. Mai Hernon has performed with some legends of Irish music including Dervish, Cathy Jordan, Dolores Keane and Seamie O’Dowd. The show will begin at 12 noon on February 23rd and is expected to finish by 4pm.
The Rare Olde Times Restaurant and Pub will also feature or talented new chef direct from the west of Ireland. Chef Connor Cleary from Galway, Ireland, spent many years as chef in Galway’s renowned Latin Quarter. We will be featuring a full traditional Irish breakfast. Con’s menu at Rare Olde Times will include many traditional Irish recipes, which he has updated in order to incorporate today’s fresh tastes, maintaining the integrity of the ingredients and showcasing Ireland’s culinary heritage. Michael Regan-Waugh, co-owner of Wild West Irish tours said: “We are delighted to be in Richmond and are new members of the Richmond Irish-American Society. We are looking forward to our afternoon at the Rare Olde Times and celebrating the world’s best and biggest festival of music.” Wild West Irish Tours has donated a FREE Wild West Irish Tour and those who come to the Rare Olde Times.
Just added: *Charity drawing of a FREE Wild West Irish Tour (value $2,150) to benefit The Irish Viet Nam Veterans Memorial Project. http://www.theirishvietnamveteransmemorialproject.org/