Knocknasheega at the July 21, 2017 Diversity Jam, Wichita KS.
We had a great time and enjoyed all the bands.
We hope to see you all next year!
Special thanks to Lon Smith
and the Museum of World Treasures!
Thanks for inviting us to share our tunes!
Thursday June 16, 7-9pm
BLOOMSDAY AT THE ARTICHOKE
“I am tomorrow, or some future day, what I establish today.
I am today what I established yesterday
or some previous day.” – James Joyce
Well, worry about tomorrow tomorrow, but make plans for June 16, 2017
for BLOOMSDAY at the ARTICHOKE SANDWICH BAR with KNOCKNASHEEGA.
We’ll be belting out some rowdy tunes and instrumentals in
honor of James Joyce and all things of the Emerald Isle.
Come join us for good food, good drink, good friends, poetry, song,
and musical feats of strength and prowess!
Be there or be talked about!
Pat from the Artichoke, reading from works of James Joyce. Bloomsday 2017.
TIME CHANGE: 11am to 12pm – SATURDAY!!!
Come ye, come all, to the Wichita Highland Games and Celtic Festival.
This event is co-located with the Great Plains Renaissance Festival at Sedgwick County Park in Wichita Kansas,
April 22-23rd. Knocknasheega will be taking the stage at the pavilion at 11AM until noon!
Kilted, jilted, jousted, or otherwise, don’t miss out on this event! Rain or shine, mud’s just wet dirt after all!
Come out and join us for LIVE CELTIC MUSIC!
Saturday April 1st 2017 at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Jim Williams will call this dance, with live music by Knocknasheega Celtic Band
. It should be a good time!
We will be dancing in the cafeteria located east of the gym. Most of us park behind the building. Check out the website for a colorful map showing where to go. http://kansasfolk.org/contra/wichita.html
Lessons begin at 6:30 and the dance starts at 7. We strongly encourage new dancers to attend the lesson at 6:30. No partner is required for the entire evening.
If you’re not sure about contra, you are welcome to come observe the fun at no cost, and hopefully you’ll feel like joining in at the next dance!
To see an example of what a contra danc…e looks like, please check out the following link: http://youtu.be/0P83f5U7olU?t=23s
Oaklawn Activity Center Cafeteria
4904 S. Clifton, Wichita, KS
(South of Kwik-Shop on 47th Street South, just west of K-15)
Please wear comfortable, casual clothing.
Adults — $7 non-members
Students & Seniors — $5 non-members
Under 16 or just watching — Free
Members receive $2 off regular admission and free admission the night you join.
This dance is hosted by Wichita-Derby Barn & Contra Dance. Join our group! (https://www.facebook.com/groups/derbybarndance/?fref=ts)
How are you going to top of your St. Patrick’s Day 2017 celebration?
You’re going to the Artichoke Sandwich Bar, aren’t ya?!?!?
Well you will if you know what’s good for ya! Great suds, great food, and a side of hooligans
belting out tunes in a traditional Irish dust up!
It’ll be a packed house so get there early and get ready to be rowdy!
St. Patrick’s Day 2017 AT THE ARTICHOKE with Knocknasheega Celtic Band!!!
MARCH 17th 8pm until closing!
THE ARTICHOKE SANDWICH BAR
811 N Broadway St, Wichita, Kansas 67214
Knocknasheega will be performanig live celtic music at
Spaudling’s Food & Drink
220 W 3rd St in Andover KS
St. Patrick’s Day 2017
17 MARCH from 4 :00 pm – 6:00 pm*
NOTE: EVENT TIME HAS CHANGED!
We’ll be throwing down old and new celt tunes, and we’re pleased to have our featured guest dancers
from Andover’s own CORRY ACADEMY OF IRISH DANCE!
There’s plenty of room, so get out your jig shoes, ghillies, or even your wellies
and EAT, DRINK, DANCE! St. Patrick’s Day with Knocknasheega!
Come on out to Aero Plains Brewing
right after the 11th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade in historic Delano!
TIME CHANGE: STARTING 1:00 PM – UNTIL 3:00 PM
maybe longer if the suds keep flowin’.
SATURDAY 11 MARCH 2017
We’ll be kickin’ off the WEEK of celebrations honoring all things Irish.
Don’t forget to try the Pride the Island – Irish Red!
It’ll be open air, unless there’s rain… in which case… it’ll be open and wet air!
AERO PLAINS BREWING
117 N Handley St.
Knocknasheega will be returning to Botanica Wichita for Illuminations 2016.
Come join us to enjoy the beautiful sights of Botanica with millions of lights to create a true holiday wonderland.
Celtic holiday tunes will be the featured set, but we won’t let the night go with out a bit of a hooley or two!
DECEMBER 7th, 2016 6:30pm – 8:15PM
For more than 20 years, McPherson was home to the annual McPherson Scottish Festival featuring Highland games, Celtic music, dance and food.
In 2016, festival organizers broadened the event to include all nationalities and renamed the event McPherson Festival of Cultures.
Enhancements celebrate the community’s diverse ethnic heritage and encourage festival attendance by both locals and visitors.
The Highland games and pipe band events continue to entertain the crowds while a full slate of live music, demonstrations, market booths and food vendors embrace the world.
CORRY ACADEMY OF IRISH DANCE will be performing in multiple performances with live music provided by KNOCKNASHEEGA on Sunday only, 11am, 1pm, and 230pm.
Come out and join in on the fun!