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Tribute to Jackie Hearst
Friday 17 September 2021 09:00pm  
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Friday 17 September 2021, 09:00pm

The Railway Bar are hosting a tribute to Jackie Hearst on Friday 17 Sept.

The life and achievements of Jackie Hearst, one of Newry and Ireland’s greatest ever accordion players, will be celebrated at a unique event on Friday 17th September in the Railway Bar, Monaghan Street. Jackie achieved international recognition with the Jackie Hearst Céilí Band and was revered by musicians at home and abroad.

Location Railway Bar
79-81 Monaghan Street
Co Armagh
BT35 6AY
028 3026 2498
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