Michigan Irish Music Initiative
The Michigan Irish Music Initiative (MIMI) is one of the
most exciting new awards offered to young traditional
Irish music groups. This competition is organised under
the auspices of the Michigan Irish Music Festival and
is in association with the Dundalk Institute of Technology
(DkIT) and the Spirit Store Dundalk.
The competition will be held on Saturday 14th April
2018 in The Spirit Store Dundalk. Co. Louth, www.spiritstore.ie:
starting at 8.00 pm and will include a maximum of 8
bands from nationwide competing for three prizes as
1st Prize - Main stage performance at the Michigan
Irish Music Festival 2018
(Previous performers have included Altan, Andy Irvine,
Tommy Makem, We Banjo 3, Slide and Solas to name a few
Flights, accommodation and meals included.
2nd Prize: €1,000 3rd Prize: €500.