The Great Irish Hooley Returns to Raglan Road at Disney Springs
If you’ve not yet been to Raglan Road at Disney Springs in Walt Disney World then you don’t know what you’re missing! Featuring Guinness on tap, a delectable range of Irish-inspired eats and some of the best entertainment in all of Walt Disney World, a dinner here is an experience like no other! Guests visiting this weekend also have a chance to check out The Great Irish Hooley! This special party is in its 8th year and will take place from August 30 – September 2nd! Attendees can expect a rip-roaring, toe-tapping, dance in your set party featuring incredible music and amazing food and drink!
Headliner Bands During This Year’s Hooley
Billow Wood – This four-piece band fuses its unique brand of instrumentation with multi-vocals and harmonies for a blend of Irish and folk music.
Strings & Things – The original Irish folk/trad four-piece band Strings & Things toured in London and throughout Ireland with their own original sound and a variety of crossover songs featured on their first original album, “Turbulence.”
High Time – This fresh new trio from Connemara, Ireland, combines Irish music and an intriguing blend of modern folk influences to produce a rich sound and exciting experience. The band rocks an energetic statement with its instrumental lineup of flute, whistles, harp, bodhran, guitar and vocals – as well as some Irish dance steps thrown in.
TradGad – Three talented musicians from Kerry, Dublin – Colin Foley (guitar, vocals); Fionn Morrison (Uilleann pipes, whistles); and Ciara Ni Bhrian (guitar, fiddle, mandolin, Uilleann pipes, tin whistle, banjo and bazouki) – are sure to charm guests with their vibrant performances.
Maca – These two Irish sister-musician-songwriters from Wexford, Ireland are dubbed “Ireland’s next big thing” and will be rocking Raglan Road Pub stages with their extraordinary talent with guitar, fiddle and vocals.
The Rolling Wave – Stephen and Abby are one of the finest traditional Irish music duos around. These energetic performers work their crowd for some lively audience participation.
Atlantic Bridge – These accomplished musicians blend their rich musical backgrounds to create a fresh, exciting mix of country, folk and Irish trad music.
In addition to all of the stunning entertainment options listed above, the Hooley will also feature a lively performance from our favorite Raglan Road Irish Dances plucked from the stages of the world’s greatest Irish dance shows!
If you plan on visiting Raglan Road’s Hooley then be sure to bring your appetites! You’ll be blown away by the incredible Irish fare, beer, and cocktails. Dishes include classic Fish and Chips there’s also the Rollicking Raglan Brunch will be served (9 a.m.-3 p.m. ; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 2) offering everything from a Full Irish Breakfast to Rockin’ Sausage Rolls and more. The pub will also be pouring a new local craft beer collaboration with Crooked Can Brewing: The Devil’s Foot Blackberry Golden Ale.
What’s the best thing about attending this awesome event!? THERE’S NO COVER CHARGE! To learn more and make a reservation, click here.
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