Vizzards and Collicks was a day long seminar exploring the folklore and customs surrounding Hallowe’en in Ireland. It was organised by Aileen Lambert and Michael Fortune and contributors on the day include Críostóir Mac Cárthaigh, Robbie Sinnott, Clodagh Doyle, Manchán Magan, Jonny Dillon, Fionnán Mac Gabhann, Nev Swift, Jim Roberts, Mogue Curtis, Kay Whelan, Ann Roberts, Mick Power, Aileen Lambert, Fingal Mummers, Senan Lillis and thirty five pupils from Coláiste Abbain from Co. Wexford.


The event was followed by three hours of traditional songs in relation to sightings, visions and apparitions in An Góilín Traditional Singers' Club in Parnell Square in Dublin city centre. The event was also featured on the Sean O'Rourke Show on RTÉ Radio 1 on the day of the event as well as on multiple printed and online media sources including Irish Central in America.


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Vizzard and Collicks on Radio and You Tube














  
























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Programme for Vizzard and Collicks





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Photo Documentation from the Vizzard and Collicks event



Críostóir Mac Cárthaigh and Clodagh Doyle speaking at the event.


 
Michael Fortune speaking at the event and in conversation with Mogue Curtis, Robbie Sinnott, Jim Roberts, Nev Swift and Fionnán Mac Gabhann



Audience during screening and some pupils from Coláiste Abbain from Co. Wexford.


 

Manchán Magan and Clodagh Doyle speaking at the event. 



The Fingal Mummers



The Fingal Mummers



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