Home with The Henry Girls

Home with The Henry Girls

Home With The Henry Girls 

A unique five day interactive residency with Donegal’s finest folk export The Henry Girls

Tuesday 4th July – Saturday 8th July 2017

Malin, County Donegal

Come and join The Henry Girls for a real experience of Ireland. Based in their home county of Donegal – the world’s “coolest destination” for 2017 (National Geographic), The Henry Girls will be your hosts for 5 days of songwriting, cultural & culinary tours, traditional pub sessions and 4 very special concerts. Join us in the stunning Irish village of Malin for 4 days of creative, musical workshops where The Henry Girls will explore the necessary tools and skills for inspiring and facilitating the craft of songwriting, arranging and performing. All levels of experience welcome, some musical knowledge preferred, suitable for ages 16+.We advise participants should arrive in the area on Monday 3rd July.

To book or reserve your place by deposit online CLICK HERE

TO REQUEST A REGISTRATION FORM OR FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE EMAIL admin@eaf.ie 

 

 

 

Itinerary

Day 1 – Tuesday 4th July

10am – 12.30pm:

Workshop with The Henry Girls www.thehenrygirls.com

12.30pm

Lunch at Malin Hotel www.malinhotel.ie

2pm

Travel to Fanad Peninsula & Guided tour of Fanad Lighthouse www.fanadlighthouse.com

6pm

Dine at The Tap Room, Rathmullan House www.rathmullanhouse.com

10pm

Traditional Pub Session at Lily’s Bar & Tea Room www.lilysmalin.com

 

Day 2- Wednesday 5th July

10am – 12.30pm

Workshop with The Henry Girls

12.30pm

Travel to Ballyliffen and lunch at Nancy’s Barn

2pm

Travel to Glenveagh National Park and visit to castle’s ornamental gardens

5pm

Guided tour of Glenveagh Castle www.glenveaghnationalpark.ie

6pm

Dine at Glenveagh Castle Tea Rooms

8pm

Earagail Arts Festival 2017 Opening Concert – Dreamers Circus, Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny www.dreamerscircus.com

 

Day 3- Thursday 6th July

10am – 12.30pm

Workshop with The Henry Girls

12.30pm

Travel to Malin Head and lunch at Seaview Tavern www.seaviewtavern.ie

2pm

Tour of Inishowen including Ireland’s most northerly point, Banba’s Crown

5.30pm

Dine at Malin Hotel

8pm

The Boswell Tea Party – The Henry Girls with a  6 piece ensemble play a special concert of the music of New Orleans trio The Boswell Sisters.

 

Day 4 – Friday 7th July

10am – 12.30pm

Workshop with The Henry Girls

12.30pm

Lunch at Lily’s Bar & Tea Room

2pm

The Donegal Tradition – a private concert with celebrated local musicians

5pm

Travel to and dine at McGrorys of Culdaff www.mcgrorys.ie

8pm

Home With The Henry Girls – a homecoming concert with friends, The Henry Girls will play songs from their repertoire with a few surprises too!

 

Day 5 – Saturday 8th July

10am – 12.30pm

Guided walk of Isle of Doagh to Carrickabraghy Castle with Walking Donegal

1pm

Farewell Lunch with The Henry Girls at Doagh Famine Village – www.doaghfaminevillage.com

Price & Accommodation

Price (not including accommodation) – €395 pp. includes all workshop fees, concert tickets (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights), guided tour transport, lunches (Tuesday – Saturday inc.), evening meals (Tuesday – Friday inclusive), entry to tour venues and traditional pub sessions. All bus transport for tours will depart and return to The Malin Hotel.

Discounts on accommodation are available at a range of partner accommodation providers (below) in the Malin area from hotels to B&Bs and guesthouses. Please contact the below accommodation providers directly by phone or email and quote “Home With The Henry Girls” when making your booking to receive a 10% discount:

Malin Hotel

www.malinhotel.ie         e: info@malinhotel.ie                    t: +353 74 937 0606

 

McGrorys of Culdaff

www.mcgrorys.ie            e: sales@mcgrorys.ie                     t: +353 74 937 9104

 

Gallan House B&B

www.gallanhouse.net   e: gallanhouse@gmail.com          t: +353 74 937 4491

  

Riversdale Country House B&B

www.riversdalscountryhouse.com e: info@riversdalecountryhouse.com

t: +353 74 937 4017

 

Other Useful Websites

www.govisitdonegal.com / www.visitinishowen.com / www.trivago.com