Saturday 21 September 2019

Excitement builds for return of Summer Festival

Swords Castle will play host to the Swords Summer Festival this weekend

John Manning

Fingal County Council are busy putting finishing touches to this year's Swords Summer Festival, which takes place next week.

The Festival runs from Thursday, July 18 and runs until Sunday, July 21 and will feature a wonderful array of musical and comedy acts over the course of the weekend at the magnificent Swords Castle .

On July 18, Lightening Comedy featuring many talented comedians such as David Gilna, Paul Currie, Christina McMahon, Robbie Forde and many more will be held. This event is in aid of Aware and tickets are currently on sale from

On July 19, Forever Young showcasing The songs and Stories of Rod Stewart will be held in the Castle and is sure to be a hit with many of the musical legends fans around Fingal. Tickets for this event can be purchased from the Fingal Tourism office at Swords Castle.

Hothouse Flowers, along with special guests Jerry Fish and Eoin Glackin, will take to the stage on July 20 to round off events on the last day of the Summer Festival.

Fingal Independent