Soundwaves 2014 Highlights

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Skerries Soundwaves Festival are very grateful to Fingal County Council for supporting this festival since 2003.
Arts Council Festivals
Soundwaves Festival would like to acknowledge the Arts Council for their continued funding of our festival.

Welcome to our 2014 Soundwaves Festival Website! On this page, we are highlighting a few of the many events we have for you this year. You can also look at our full list of events or browse our calendar.

If you’d like to get a glimpse behind the scenes, do visit our Festival Blog.

But most importantly, be sure to pick the events you want to go to and – if they are not free (and many are!) – get your tickets!

See you around Skerries over the rest of September!

The volunteers of Skerries Soundwaves Festival

Our opening event:

The Festival Launch & Opening of the “Art of Superstition” Exhibition, Fri 19 September, Skerries Mills, from 8 p.m.

Opening Night Logo 2014

For children:

There are many events that are great for families. Here are just a few (and don’t forget out Street Party and our Night Parade, either!):

Skerries Got Talent Auditions and Matinee / Final

Banyan Puppet TheatreTom Thumb or The Merman’s Tale

Skerries Minecraft Competition – this one is an online event! (The launch party is booked out, alas.)

Soundwaves Lego, Minecraft and Cookery Competitions & Exhibitions

Magician: Colly Jolly

Classical Music Meets the Panto: North Dublin Opera presents Mozart’s “The Magic Flute”

Other Highlights:

The Festival Gig at Skerries Mills: Jerry Fish & Band, Booka Brass Band & The Young Folk

Joni Mitchel Tribute: Shadows and Lights

Comedy: The Nualas

Theatre: My Name is Saoirse

Poetry and Music: Night Airs at Skerries Mills

Classical Music in Holmpatrick Church: Classical Delights

Workshops: Mindfulness


Brochure 2014