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Festival 2023 Dates Confirmed

Well…it’s been a while… but we are delighted to announce the festival will be back on the streets of Limavady from the 9th to 11th June 2023 ! We’re scaling...

Danny Boy Sessions – Grand Camaros

Join us at The Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre, for the second of our “Danny Boy Sessions“, a regular calendar of events to help us raise funding for Festival June...

Danny Boy Sessions – Daylight Wobblies

The Daylight Wobblies are the first of our acts to play “The Danny Boy Sessions”, and grace the stage of The Orangery, a fabulous new venue in the grounds of the Drenagh...

Coronavirus – Festival Update

Statement from Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival Committee – 13th March 2020 As you will have heard through various media outlets, many public events are being cancelled or postponed...

Festival 2020

Dates confirmed for the 2020 Festival… Thursday 11th June to Sunday 14th June. Headline act announced soon…stayed tuned to our Social Media !  

Photo Gallery – Sunday

Well there we have it folks…the 23rd Danny Boy Jazz and Blues Festival has been and gone !! 🤪 Special thanks to our festival photographer who covered EVERY SINGLE GIG, and...

A special thank you…

For the 23rd consecutive year, the local businesses of Limavady have put their hands in their pockets to bring you the Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival. We firmly believe...

Father’s Day Jazz and Blues

Calling all dads…calling all dads… make sure you enforce a strict Fathers Day Jazz and Blues blanket policy today !!! There are just 17 more gigs until the close of...

Photo Gallery – Saturday

Super snapper Adam McAllister walked the wee feet off himself yesterday – visiting all 32 gigs to bring you Saturday’s Festival Gallery 🙂 “Festival 2019 – Saturday” From 2019 –...

Are you with the band yet ?

Festival wristbands will be available today at the Jazzy June Market Limavady beside The Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre in Drumceatt Square. The market starts today at 11am. Seek out the Woolly Wild Folk stall...

Photo Gallery – Friday

So that was a full-swing Friday night of music ! The Official Festival Photo Gallery is now available on Facebook and also on the website. Tony Villiers & The Villains...

Are You With the Band ?

🤗🤗😆BARGAIN OF THE WEEKEND😆🤗🤗 Did you know that purchasing one of our exclusive 2019 Festival Wristbands will afford you FREE admittance to ALL the festival gigs this weekend ? Available...

On this day…Rory Gallagher

On this day in 1995, the legendary Rory Gallagher passed away, aged just 47. This soft spoken Irishman, characterised by his flowing locks and trademark working man stage clothes, was...

Photo Gallery – Thursday

What a fantastic start to the 2019 Festival !  Here’s some photos from Clara Rose blowing our socks off at the RVACC, and Stevie and the Gs getting us dancing...

Thursday : Stevie & The Gs

Stevie and the Gs are a new, vibrant 6 piece band from Derry, including musicians with over 20 years experience of gigging. Fresh from City of Derry Jazz Festival and...

URGENT WARNING LIMAVADY AREA

☢️☢️⚠️⚠️ URGENT WARNING LIMAVADY AREA ☢️☢️⚠️⚠️ We don’t want to start a panic, but we have had some unconfirmed sightings of 😍🤗JAZZ HANDS😍🤗 on the loose in the Limavady area. These 😍🤗JAZZ HANDS😍🤗 are dangerous in...

Carrowmena : Who’s On The Bill ?

Lining up to take the stage at Sunday’s Family Fun Day in Carrowmena is the cream of local young musical talent.  Don’t miss this chance to catch our potential stars...

Carrowmena Family Fun Day

After the fantastic success of the first Jazz’n’Blues Family Fun Day last year, our friends in Carrowmena are taking part again in this year’s festival on Sunday 16th June, starting...

Jazzy June Market

Danny Boy Jazz & Blues Festival is proud to be teaming up with Roe Valley Speciality Market as part of their regular market day on Saturday 15th June – market...

Gig Guide 2019 is Online NOW

Our full gig guide for the 2019 Festival is now available ONLINE via our website.  Just go to the site and click on “Gig Guide” ! The usual promotional festival...