Watch: Epic celebration lights up Grianan of Aileach

first_imgMusic, dancing and marvellous scenes were enjoyed at Donegal’s treasured Grianan of Aileach last weekend. The hill fort at Burt was transformed into a multicoloured festival setting on Saturday 5th May. The event was organised to celebrate the historic and cultural links between An Grianan Inishowen and Tulach Og fort in Co. Tyrone.Inishowen Traditional Musicians put on a wonderful carnival performance at An Grianan in the evening. As darkness fell, both forts were illuminated by a light show to connect the two ancient strongholds of Cineal Eoghain. Videographer Bren Whelan caught the events on drone camera to make this impressive video of a first-of-its-kind event:Watch: Epic celebration lights up Grianan of Aileach was last modified: May 8th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bren whelandrone videofestivalgrianan of aileachInishowenlast_img read more

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