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    The Irish Wakers

    Tuesday August 15, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

    Location: Grizzly Plaza, at the corner of Mackenzie and Victoria in downtown Revelstoke

    Cost: Free

    The Irish Wakers celebrate the rich heritage of Irish songs and lively dancing  tunes and also the  Canadian Maritimes with Cape Breton influences along with sing-a-long sea shanties. The band features Michael Burnyeat (provincial fiddle champion) on fiddle, Hugh Brock on Irish flute and pipes, Brian Robertson on guitar, and Blake Williams on Irish bodhran.   The Irish Wakers performed at Irish House 2010 during the Winter Olympics 2010 and perform regularly  at folk festivals, Celtic Fest, weddings, Irish clubs, fund-raisers , and fine pubs where the craic is great .