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Dublin Beatles Festival

Haven't seen this posted, and thought it looked like great fun. Anyone else intrested in going?

http://dublinbeatlesfestival.files.wordpress.com/2013/07/dublin-beatles-festival-selected-highlights.pdf

for the PDF, the facebook page at:
https://www.facebook.com/DublinBeatlesFestival

Beatlemania returns to the streets of Dublin
from November 7th — 10th

A four day celebration to mark the 50th
anniversary of the only time The Beatles ever
played in Dublin.

BEATLE GIGS • BEATLE ART • BEATLE PLAYS • BEATLE TABLE QUIZ
PUBLIC INTERVIEWS • BEATLE MEMORABILIA • BEATLE FILMS
BEATLE MERCHANDISE • 1960’S NIGHTCLUB… AND LOTS MORE!

www.dublinbeatlesfestival.com

DUBLIN BEATLES FESTIVAL 2013 MINI-PROGRAMME
*****
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7th • The Ballroom • Gresham Hotel • 6pm • €15
Opening Ceremony — Gresham Hotel

The Opening Ceremony will take place at the Gresham Hotel (where
The Beatles stayed on Thursday, November 7th, 1963). We are delighted to
announce that the cast from the hit show GET BACK – THE STORY OF THE BEATLES

will play the original set of songs that The Beatles played at the Adelphi
Cinema. There will also be a performance of Beatle songs from
VYVIENNE LONG and JON WARD – and part of the audience will consist of
people who attended the original two shows by The Beatles in 1963.
*****

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8th • 7pm – 2:30am • €20
The Grand Social
There will be two live stages and a third area for Beatle art and Beatle
merchandise/memorabilia. There will be 1960’s fancy dress and a DJ set
from JACQUI CARROLL (Ready, Steady, Go!). The line-up includes:
REVOLVER (Scotland)
Playing the album Revolver from start to finish.
THE BEATELLES (England)
An all-female Beatle tribute band from the heart of Liverpool.
BEATLES FOR SALE (Ireland)
The hottest young Beatle tribute band in the country.
THE GANDHIS (Ireland)
Playing a very special one-off Beatle set with a few of their own hits.
THE ROCKETS (Ireland)
Playing the raw 1950’s rock ‘n’ roll which inspired The Beatles in Hamburg.
More acts to be announced. Check out Creme Tangerine Early Bird Tickets.

*****
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9th • 7pm – 2:30am • €20
The Grand Social
There will be two live stages and a third area for Beatle art and Beatle
merchandise/memorabilia. There will be 1960’s fancy dress and a DJ set
from ROB SMITH (Hot Press Magazine). The line-up includes:
JOHN LENNON’S ORIGINAL QUARRYMEN (England)
The band that John Lennon formed in 1956-57.
THE CHOKING SMOKERS (France)
This trio have bags of Beatle energy and a savage garage rock sound.
JOHNNY AND THE MOONDOGS (England)
These guys stole International Beatleweek last year. Magic.
O EMPEROR (Ireland)
Playing a very special one-off Beatle set with a few of their own hits.
THE LOUISIANA 6 (Ireland)
An explosion of 1950’s skiffle, mixed with gospel, country and bluegrass.
More acts to be announced. Check out Creme Tangerine Early Bird Tickets.
*****

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10th
The Workman’s Club

BEATLES TABLE QUIZ at 2.15pm. €40 per team. Four members per team.
FESTIVAL FINALE SHOW will also take place at the Workman’s Club on Sunday,
November 10th. The line-up will consist of REVOLVER and JOHNNY AND THE
MOONDOGS. Doors open at 8.15pm and the show starts at 8.30pm sharp.
Tickets for this one only cost €12 each and it’s sure to be a kicking show.

Checkout the PDF for lots more details.

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  • Rose P.

    Looks like majority said Fridsy, so hope to see everyone Friday!

    November 6, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Can't make it, can't change my rsvp, sorry

      November 8, 2013

    • Rose P.

      No worries.

      November 8, 2013

  • Siobhan

    what date is this meet up thursday 7th or Friday 8th or Sat 9th. The Grand Social event is on Nov 8th and 9th. my preference is for friday ngt.

    September 30, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Friday!

      October 19, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Have you decided what night this meetup is? It is next week... some time. Please let us know so we can plan ahead!

      November 1, 2013

  • Gavin L.

    Sound tempting however a lot gigs and lack pharmaton

    September 27, 2013

  • Rose Phoenix changed the location to The Grand Social

    August 15, 2013

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