SITE ARCHIVE OF WESTPORT FESTIVAL 2014

SAT 28 & SUN 29 JUNE 2014
Westport House, Co Mayo, Ireland

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€131.00

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IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Children 12 years of age and under are admitted free once accompanied by a person 18 years or over. There is a limit of 2 children per adult. Under 18′s must be accompanied by a person 18 years or over.

LINE-UP

SATURDAY 28 JUNE

MAIN STAGE (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • David Gray10.00pm
  • Shane Filan8.30pm
  • 2CELLOS7.00pm
  • The Overtones5.30pm
  • Kilfenora Céilí Band4.00pm
  • Paddy Casey2.45pm
  • David Bridgeman1.55pm

MARQUEE STAGE (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • The Divine Comedy9.45pm
  • The Bootleg Beatles8.15pm
  • The Jim Jones Revue6.45pm
  • The Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain5.15pm
  • The Hot Sprockets4.10pm
  • Alien Envoy3.05pm
  • Morrissey & Marshall2.15pm
  • Otherkin1.30pm

RÓISÍN DUBH STAGE (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • Little Green Cars10.00pm
  • The Cast Of Cheers8.40pm
  • Enemies7.45pm
  • Lisa O’Neil6.30pm
  • Tvvins5.30pm
  • Boyfights4.35pm
  • The Depravations3.45pm
  • It Was All A Bit Black & White2.45pm
  • We Shoot Deserters2.00pm
  • Tracy Bruen1.15pm
  • The Furious Haze12.30pm

COMEDY TENT (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • Terry Alderton7.15pm
  • Ardal O’Hanlon6.25pm
  • David McSavage5.50pm
  • Tiernan Douieb5.25pm
  • Christiane O’Mahony5.00pm
  • John Colleary4.30pm
  • Comedy Club 4 Kids2.30pm

CHEFS KITCHEN

  • Neven Maguire7.30pm
  • Darina Allen6.00pm
  • Frankie Mallon5.00pm
  • Rachel Allen4.00pm
  • Derry Clarke3.00pm

SUNDAY 29 JUNE

MAIN STAGE (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • Bryan Adams9.30pm
  • Kool & The Gang7.45pm
  • Sinead O’Connor6.00pm
  • Tinariwen4.30pm
  • Sophie Ellis-Bextor3.00pm
  • Clew Bay Pipe Band1.45pm
  • The Young Folk1.00pm

MARQUEE STAGE (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • BellX19.45pm
  • Bjorn Again8.15pm
  • Kíla6.45pm
  • Mundy5.15pm
  • The Selecter4.10pm
  • Tony Joe White3.05pm
  • The Barley Mob2.15pm
  • Danny Battles1.30pm

RÓISÍN DUBH STAGE (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • Little Green Cars10.00pm
  • Daithi8.40pm
  • We Cut Corners7.40pm
  • Windings6.30pm
  • Elaine Mai5.20pm
  • Dott4.30pm
  • Maud In Cahoots3.30pm
  • My Fellow Sponges2.45pm
  • Rudytrixx2.00pm
  • Zero Era1.15pm
  • SLYRYDES12.30pm

COMEDY TENT (ONSTAGE TIMES)

  • Rich Hall7.15pm
  • Foil Arms & Hog6.25pm
  • Fred Cooke5.50pm
  • Howard Read5.25pm
  • Kevin McGahern5.00pm
  • Karl Spain4.30pm
  • Comedy Club 4 Kids2.30pm

CHEFS KITCHEN

  • Seamus Commons7.00pm
  • Neven Maguire6.00pm
  • Clodagh McKenna5.00pm
  • Noel McMeel4.00pm
  • Ross Lewis3.00pm

Running order and onstage times subject to change.

THE FESTIVAL & THE VENUE

The Westport Festival of Music and Food which takes place on 28-29 June 2014 is an annual two day boutique family friendly entertainment extravaganza, set amidst the picturesque 400-acre grounds of Westport House. The historic house and estate is located in the heart of one of Ireland’s most charming seaside towns, which is renowned for its music, excellent food, great pubs and a very warm welcome.

Come and join us in Westport for a fantastic fun filled weekend of entertainment with music from international and Irish musical acts, comedy, kid’s activities, delicious food village, quality purpose built on-site camping, beer tents and wine bars in a truly relaxed, friendly and chilled out atmosphere.
www.westporthouse.ie

FESTIVAL SITE MAP

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Places To Stay

GETTING HERE

BY PLANE

BY CAR

  • Galway
    80km (49 miles) – 1hr 30min
  • Sligo
    104km (65 miles) – 1hr 30min
  • Belfast
    305km (190 miles) – 4 hrs 15min

FOOD & WINE MAGAZINE VILLAGE

Located on the lakeside lawn behind Westport House, we’re creating a little village dedicated to the ‘Best Food from the West’. An amazing array of food producers will be rocking up to produce the most exciting and vibrant foods this region has to offer.

The heart of the FOOD&WINE Magazine Village is the Chef’s Kitchen featuring live demos from Ireland’s top chefs. Hosted by Norah Casey the Chef’s Kitchen will be a vibrant blend of music and food. Whether you’re a budding cook or a cordon bleu culinary expert you are guaranteed to learn something from the masters in action. Some lucky diners will be invited to join the Chef’s Table where they can dine on the gourmet feasts prepared by our chefs.

Rachel Allen

Derry Clarke

Ross Lewis

Noel McMeel

Darina Allen

Neven Maguire

Seamus Commons

Frankie Mallon

Clodagh McKenna

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FAQs

Can I bring food & drink to the festival?

You cannot bring food or drink into the festival arena, but we have a great selection of food traders and bars onsite to satisfy every need. Baby food is however allowed into the arena.


Can I apply to perform at the festival?

You can email us at hello@westportfestival.com. We do receive a lot of applications but we will listen to all material sent to us. Please don’t bombard us with large files, as a couple of links to your music will suffice.


How can I apply to be a food vendor?

You can contact Kate at VSC Events – kate@vscevents.ie


Can I bring a camera to the festival?

You can bring a small personal camera but professional equipment is not allowed.


Is there parking?

Unless staying on the campsite, there is no onsite parking. There will be designated car park facilities located on the approach roads into Westport town and details will be posted on our website closer to the event.,


How do I get there?

There are 2 entrances to the festival, Church Lane and the Quays Entrance. If you are staying in Westport town, or travelling from the Castlebar Rd then you should enter via Church Lane, which is in the centre of the town. If you are staying on the campsite, or travelling from Louisburgh direction then you must use the Quays Entrance.


What time do gates open?

Gates open 12:30pm and the festival will end at 11pm each night.


Is there a Lost & Found department?

Ask security supervisor initially and then contact us at hello@westportfestival.com. After Monday July 1st all found property will be taken to Westport Garda Station.


What should I bring?

his is an outdoor event so please dress appropriately & come prepared for Irish weather including practical footwear and sun block.


What am I not allowed to bring?

Alcohol, bottles, cans, glass containers. Pets, except for registered assistance dogs.


Can I leave the festival and re-enter again?

Your ticket will be exchanged for a wristband. You must wear this wristband at all times. Any wristbands that have been tampered with or removed shall be null and void. If you wish to exit you will be given a token/stamp. To re-enter you will need this and your wristband, which must still be on your wrist, untampered with. Weekend wristbands are valid for both days. The wristband is shower proof.


Is this a family friendly event?

Yes it is but strict guidelines must be adhered to. All children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Teenagers (13-17 years) must be in possession of a teenager wristband. Anyone under 18 found in possession of alcohol or having consumed alcohol will be handed over the Gardai. Anyone buying alcohol for a minor will be removed from the Festival without refund.


Will there be any ATMs at the festival?

There won’t be any cash machines on site but there are ATMs in the town centre.


Can I bring a chair to the festival?

Patrons are allowed to bring only one standard size folding deck chair to the festival. No chairs permitted and standing room only in front of the mixing desks. Do not leave chairs unattended.


Can I volunteer?

Volunteers are an important part of making our festival such a special event. We are looking for highly motivated, energetic & enthusiastic volunteers, aged 18 years and over, to assist with festival operations, both for pre-festival setup and during festival operations. If you have a passion for working as part of a team in a dynamic, outdoor, festival environment, you are interested in music, and event management, then you should apply to volunteer at hello@westportfestival.com..

Is there Special Needs Parking?
Special needs parking is provided beside the Campsite Management Offices. This is accessed through the ‘Golf Links’ Rd – this will be signposted. The run from this carpark to the festival site is along a flat road.


Safety at the Festival?

If you have any questions or concerns about safety please speak to the nearest security supervisor or to the staff in the Information tent which is located in front of Westport House by the river. Our security company is licensed by the Private Security Authority. All our security staff wear hi-vis numbered vests/jackets. If you have any queries please speak to a security supervisor. Please co-operate with security staff – they are there for your comfort and your safety. We have two First Aid Posts on site – one to the left of the Main Stage and one just across the bridge at the bottom of the Children’s Area. We have a doctor, nurses, paramedics and ambulances on site for your health & safety. There are gardai on duty throughout the venue and security can contact them if you wish. We have lifeguards on duty by the bridge. Please supervise your children at all times & do not allow them to climb on fences or bridges. Children separated from their companions will be brought to the nearest First Aid Post. Please ensure your children know where they are, in case they get separated from you. Please contact the nearest security, gardai, medic or volunteer if you have become separated from your child. Glass of any kind is not allowed on site. You are not allowed to light fires anywhere on site, including the campsite. Smoking is not allowed in any or the tents or marquees as per Anti Tobacco Legislation.


Will there be any recycling taking place at the event?

A new waste segregation bin system is being put in place by Mayo County Council for this year’s Festival. Facilities will be available for festival goers to separate food waste and recyclable items from normal landfill waste. There will be plenty of ‘Greening your Festival’ volunteers to help you help us green the festival!
Younger festival goers will also be able to join in the Greening Fun. A special children’s workshop will be available at the festival where the children can make puppets using waste materials!


Additional

InfoStrobe lighting may be used at this festival.There will be a firework display on Sunday evening after the show.High sound levels may damage your hearing. Give your ears a rest every now & then.Young children should wear ear plugsThere is CCTV on site for your protection.There are crews filming on site and ticket holders may be filmed or audio recorded.

CONTACTS

GENERAL ENQUIRIES

VENDORS LIAISON

CORPORATE HOSPITALITY

 

FESTIVAL PUBLICITY

WESTPORT HOUSE

info@westporthouse.ie

 

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