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Saturday, July 30, 2011

Irish Band Dervish Performs at Lowell Folk Festival this Weekend

Dervish, one of Ireland's great traditional music ensembles, is performing at the Lowell Folk Festival in Lowell Massachusetts, July 29-31, 2011.

The band is performing throughout the festival:

Saturday, July 30 at 3:00 p.m. at Boarding House Park
Saturday, July 30 at 5:00 p.m. at Market Street
Sunday, July 31 at 4:15 at JFK Plaza.

In addition, members of the group will participate in instrument and vocal workshops throughout the weekend.

Also, radio host Brian O'Donovan of the Celtic Sojourn program on WGBH 89.7 FM is broadcasting live from the Lowell Folk Festival on Saturday, July 30, 2011, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.. 
For more details, visit the Lowell Folk Festival Schedule.

For other musical performances in Lowell this summer, visit the Lowell Summer Music Series

For other Irish cultural events in Massachusetts, visit

For tourist information, visit