Both Irish and Estonian musicians will perform on the big stages. After the opening ceremony of the festival, The Kilkennys – Ireland’s Best International Band of 2018 – will take the floor. VLÜ, Untsakad & Friends will perform at the tribute concert of The Pogues, the Irish punk-folk band that has deeply influenced several Estonian folk musicians in their green years. Altogether about forty concerts will take place during these three festival days. According to a well-known Estonian actor and producer Üllar Saaremäe, who will introduce Irish culture form many different aspects at the festival, the Estonians and the Irishmen have similar life cognition coded in Irish music, that’s why so many Estonians love Irish music.