The Chieftains, recognized as one of Ireland's greatest traditional ensembles in a generation is performing at the Fine Arts Center at University of Massachusetts in Amherst on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets range from $10 - $60 and can be purchased at the venue.
The Boston Irish Tourism Association gave a way a free pair of tickets to the show, plus a free night at the famous Lord Jeffery Inn on the Amherst Common, courtesy of the Fine Arts Center.
Here are directions to the Fine Arts Center on UMass/Amherst campus.
Formed in 1962 by uilleann piper Paddy Moloney, the band has flourished for 50+ years, traveling the world and serving as ambassadors to Ireland and its culture. Here is a profile of The Chieftains.
For year round information on Irish cultural events in Massachusetts, visit IrishMassachusetts.com.