Pan Celtic Festival
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The establishment of the Féile has led to various inter-Celtic partnerships such as Comh Nasg na nGael and strong ties have been forged with other Celtic cultural events such as the Kan ar Bobal, An tOireachtas, Lowender Peran, Yn Chruinnaght and Am Mòd Nàiseanta Rìoghail.
The 2008 Féile was held in Donegal from 25 to 30 March 2008 and featured various events such as the Irish Céilí, the Comórtas Amhránaíochta Tradisiúnta (Traditional Singing Competition), themed national nights, street performances, parades and various competitions such as the Camógaíochta, the Comórtas na gCór (Choral Competition), the Comórtas Idirnáisiúnta Cruite (International Harp Competition), the Comórtas na bPíob (Piping Competition), the Comórtas Rince Idirnáisiúnta (Inter-Celtic Dancing Competition) and the Comórtas Fidil (Inter-Celtic Fiddle Competition).
2012 and 2013 Competitions
The 2012 and 2013 Pan Celtic Competitions were held in Carlow. The main event, The International Song Contest, is represented by all 6 Celtic nations, who compete with newly composed songs written in a Celtic Language. Music and lyrics must both be newly composed for the competition, and the winner is judged on the music, lyrics and presentation. In both 2012 and 2013, the winner of this competition was Cornwall, with Benjad (Benjamin Larham from St. Austell) representing the nation. The 2014 festival is planned to be held in Derry, Northern Ireland.