CT CHRISTMAS STORE

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 'CHRISTMAS BERRIES'
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CHRISTMAS BAUBLE
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'CHRISTMAS BELL'
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'THE ANGELS'
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PLUSH SNOWMAN
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2017 US SYMPHONY TOUR

The Celtic Thunder 2017 US Symphony Tour kicks off in Miami, FL on 14th of November 2017, following Celtic Thunder’s 10th Anniversary Cruise. This will be the second Symphony Tour for Celtic Thunder, who will depart from their traditional and critically-acclaimed large set productions to perform ‘Fan Favorites’ and some brand new material from their ‘Inspirational’ album and 'Christmas' DVD in a dynamic live music experience, accentuated by the instrumentals of a full symphony orchestra.

 

 

 

 

IRELAND’S CULINARY SCENE

AUTHENTIC IRISH RECIPES

Champagne corks were popping in restaurants across the country when the latest batch of Michelin Stars were awarded. Ireland now has seven Michelin Star restaurants. The two new additions to the fold - Mint Restaurant and Bon Appetite in Dublin - both managed to secure the coveted status within 2 years of opening which is an indication of how truly dynamic and vibrant the Irish culinary scene has become.

 

 

 

GO VISIT CORK, IRELAND

Cork City and County have so much to offer. Cork City itself is full of life, with wonderful architecture, great food, great pubs and the majestic river Lee that flows through the city. The people of Cork have a warmth and friendliness that will immediately make you feel welcome. If you're coming to Ireland, Cork has to be on your itinerary.

 

 

 

CELTIC THUNDER CHRISTMAS STORE

Where does the year go, it’s now Fall and we are delighted to launch our new Christmas store and as a bonus to all our fans we are offering a 5% opening discount on everything in our new Christmas Store. Platinum and Gold fan club members can avail of their usual discounts plus the 5% opening bonus discount at check-out, so be sure to log on to your profile to receive the extra applied discount.

As many of our loyal fans are aware we have been working hard to bring you a brand new Celtic Thunder Online Storewhich is easier to navigate and which brings you tons of Celtic Thunder related merchandise from hoodies and t-shirts, to pillows, CDs, DVDs, calendars, songbooks, mugs, pins, teddy bears! Essentially everything for the Celtic Thunder fan! We also have a range of beautiful giftware from Ireland, with selections including beautiful handmade Irish jewelry, Irish giftware, clothing and accessories, candies, music and much more. We have some lovely Christmas presents that will appeal to all your loved ones and maybe even a small present to yourself.

CELTIC THUNDER FILIGREE SCARVES
  • Exclusively for our Celtic Thunder fans we have designed our Large Double Filigree Silk Scarf and the Filigree scarf made from the finest 100% Pure Silk. These scarves are easy to pack and especially handy if heading on the Celtic Cruise in November. It’s all about accessories to create that perfect look for that wonderful sunset in the Caribbean!
 
CELTIC THUNDER FASHION SCARVES
  • A beautiful scarf is a wardrobe essential for everyone, a multipurpose fashion must for every outfit adding style and also an extra bit of warmness when needed. The Celtic Thunder scarves can also be worn as a stylish pashima…
 
 
  CELTIC DESIGN BANGLE
  • It is a classic Celtic design and also has Celtic Thunder engraved in to the bangle.  This lovely piece of jewelry can be worn with day or evening wear and does not feature a clasp so can fit all wrists.
 

 

IRISH JOKE OF THE MONTH

An Irishman is struggling to find a parking space. "Lord," he prayed, "I can't stand this. If you open a space up for me, I swear I'll give up the Guinness and go to mass every Sunday." Suddenly, the clouds part and the sun shines on an empty parking spot. Without hesitation, the Irishman says: "Never mind, I found one!"

 

 

VIP ARTIST EVENT PASSES

The Celtic Thunder 2017 US Symphony Tour kicks off in Miami, FL on 14th of November 2017, following Celtic Thunder’s 10th Anniversary Cruise. This will be the second Symphony Tour for Celtic Thunder, who will depart from their traditional and critically-acclaimed large set productions to perform ‘Fan Favorites’ and some brand new material from their ‘Inspirational' album & 'Christmas' DVD, in a dynamic live music experience accentuated by the instrumentals of a full symphony orchestra.

 

 

 

 

CORK HARBOUR BOATS

Cork Harbour, after Sydney is the second largest harbour in the world and offers sheltered fishing in all but the strongest winds, so when it is too rough to fish the open sea the harbour is a welcome alternative. It is one of the finest natural and well-sheltered harbours in the world. It is equally famous as being the last port of call for the Titanic and for its sea angling.

 

 

 

 

CELTIC THUNDER INSPIRATIONAL CD

DELAY IN RELEASE DATE
 
We are very sorry but we said last month that INSPIRATIONAL would be available on the 15 September, it has changed and it won’t be released until the 29 September.  It will be worth the wait! We are delighted to offer Fans the opportunity to be the first to hear If I Can Dream from our upcoming Celtic Thunder INSPIRATIONAL CD release.

 

 

 

 

FOTA WILDLIFE PARK

Fota Wildlife Park cares for several different animal species in danger of extinction. Through long-established breeding programmes, which are run cooperatively with other institutions around the world, the park is helping restore populations of some species while protecting the very survival of others.

 

 

 

 

CELTIC THUNDER FACEBOOK GIVEAWAY

WE ARE GIVING AWAY TWO CELTIC THUNDER SYMPHONY TOUR TICKETS AND 2 VIP TICKETS TO ANY SYMPHONY SHOW OF YOUR CHOICE!

 

 

 

 

GLENGARRIFF BAMBOO PARK

Glengarriff Bamboo Park is an exotic garden of the South West, with 30 different varieties of bamboo combined with palm trees and other tropical plants. The park sits overlooking Glengarriff Harbour in County Cork.

 

 

 

 

SAIL NOW/PAY LATER FINANCING OPTION

We cannot wait to celebrate 10 years of Celtic Thunder with our fans this November on board the 2017 Celtic Thunder 10th Anniversary Cruise. Celtic Thunder and Rose Tours has made joining us on the High Seas this November even easier with the SAIL NOW/ PAY LATER program, with various financing options to fit your budgeting needs.

 

 

 

 

JAMESON’S OLD MIDELTON DISTILLERY

Jameson’s Old Midleton Distillery stands on the banks of the Dungourney River in Midleton, East Cork. Set on 15 green acres, the distillery is home to the Jameson Experience, an Irish whiskey tour that explores the history behind this iconic spirit.

 

 

 

 

A CATCH UP WITH RYAN KELLY

We caught up with Celtic Thunder Principal Singer Ryan Kelly to see how his year is going and just asked a few questions to see what has he been up to, and if his getting excited about the cruise and the 2017 Symphony Tour.

 

 

 

 

THE TITANIC TRAIL

GUIDED WALKING TOURS OF COBH

The Titanic Trail Cobh (Queenstown) Cork, Ireland, is a fascinating guided tour that explores the town of Cobh in Cork Harbour which was the last port of call of RMS Titanic. This Irish heritage walking tour takes visitors through the historic town of Cobh where the buildings, streets and piers have not changed since the Titanic’s sinking over 100 years ago.

 

 

 

 

DVD OF THE MONTH - SEAN KEANE

LIVE IRISH TRADITIONAL MUSIC PUB SESSION ON DVD

Seán Keane from County Galway is described as the `greatest musical find of the 90`s` by `The London Independent`. Traditional Irish, folk and even country and blues songs all lend themselves to his unique style and unforgettable voice. Growing up in a family of singers and musicians, Seán learned the sean-nós style of singing from his mother and his aunts.

 

 

 

 

IRISH LANDMARK TRUST

GALLEY HEAD LIGHTHOUSE

Galley Head lighthouse station is close to the award-winning village of Clonakilty.  This vibrant market town is must see for tourists.  Guests can enjoy a wide range of activities from dolphin and whale watching, surfing at Inchydoney Blue Flag Beach or a historical walking tour of Clonakilty.  The houses are also within easy reach of Cork City and Airport (40 km).

 

 

 

 

CD OF THE MONTH - JOHN BENNETT

'REMEMBERING JOHN BENNETT SPORTSMAN & TENOR'

John Bennett was one of the best-known Cork based senior hurling stars playing with his club Blackrock during the 1950’s & 60’s. John won two Cork Senior County Medals and an All-Ireland medal in 1966, defeating Kilkenny in the Final. He is regarded as one of Cork’s greatest players.

 

 

 

 

INCHYDONEY ISLAND LODGE & SPA

Overlooking two magnificent stretches of Blue Flag beach, just outside the pretty heritage town of Clonakilty in West Cork, Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa is a warm, polished and welcoming seaside hotel with a unique and wonderful thalassotherapy seawater spa. The 67 bedrooms at Inchydoney Island Lodge & Spa all have ocean views from their private balcony or terrace, allowing guests to enjoy the stunning sights and fresh sea air of this beautiful stretch of coast.

 

 

 

 

BANTRY HOUSE AND GARDEN

Bantry House and Garden, the stunning stately home of the Earls of Bantry and their descendants the White family. The estate, situated overlooking Bantry Bay in County Cork, is open from April to October and includes a tearoom. Bantry House is the ancestral home of the Earls of Bantry which is situated overlooking Bantry Bay in West Cork. The title lapsed in 1891 but the house is still owned and lived in by the direct descendants of the 1st Earl of Bantry.

 

 

 

 

KINSALE, CO CORK

Originally a medieval fishing port, historic Kinsale (from the Irish, Ceann tSaile – ‘Head of the Sea’) is one of the most picturesque, popular and historic towns on the south west coast of Ireland. Kinsale is in County Cork in the province of Munster and just 25km from Cork City and Cork International Airport, and is the gateway to scenic ‘West Cork’ and the start/finish point of the ‘Wild Atlantic Way,’ the 2,500km coastal journey from Kinsale, Co Cork to Inishowen, Co Donegal.

 

 

 

 

AN SUGAN SEAFOOD BAR & RESTAURANT

An Sugan Seafood Bar & Restaurant located in the heart of Clonakilty. Serving fresh West Cork seafood which arrives daily. Also catering for other tastes and serving prime Irish Hereford sirloin amongst other dishes. The O’Crowley family has owned this characterful bar and restaurant since 1979: it’s always been a friendly, well-run place and, although it can be very busy at times, their reputation for good food is generally well-deserved.

 

 

 

 

BUSHE’S BAR

This is a family run business, situated on the square of Baltimore Village, overlooking the harbor and the islands. They serve delicious home cooked bar food daily and offer their local knowledge to anyone who needs it. Bushes Bar is convenient to ferry and angling boats, the sailing club, sailing schools and diving schools. They serve simple homely bar food, such as soup, chowder, sandwiches and salads.

 

 

 

 

BALTIMORE DIVING & WATERSPORTS CENTRE

Located on the West Cork coast of Ireland, Baltimore is the perfect choice for a scuba diving adventure. Whether you are an experienced diver or someone new to the sport, Baltimore Diving Centre has got everything you need. Baltimore Diving Centre, based in Baltimore, County Cork, is a family run business set up in 1992.

 

 

 

 

A TASTE OF WEST CORK FOOD FESTIVAL

A Taste of West Cork Food Festival is so much more than just a festival which happens to be about food. It is a festival that celebrates all that is unique about West Cork - the food, the producers, the landscape and the people - the magic ingredients. 

 

 

 

 

INTERNATIONAL STORYTELLING FESTIVAL

CAPE CLEAR ISLAND, CO. CORK

This unique storytelling festival is in a stunning setting with Irish and international storytellers and musicians setting the scene for three days of fun you won't forget. The Cape Clear Storytelling Festival is now in its 23rd year and each year its reputation in the world of storytelling grows stronger.

 

 

 

 

MICHAEL COLLINS CENTRE

The Michael Collins Centre is located in a beauty spot at Castleview, near Clonakilty and was founded by Tim and Dolores Crowley in 2000. Tim, a historian and writer, is a cousin of Michael Collins through his great grandmother, Marianne McCarthy. She was a second cousin of Marianne O’Brien, mother of Michael Collins.

 

 

 

 

THE TALE OF VIVIONN THE GIANTESS

One day Finn and Goll, Keelta and Oscar, and others of the Fianna, were resting after the hunt on a certain hill now called the Ridge of the Dead Woman, and their meal was being got ready, when a girl of the kin of the giants came striding up and sat down among them.