As part of the national Gathering 2013 celebrations next year, Meath Travellers Workshops intend to host a one day festival on the Hill of Tara, which will tell the story of the crowning of High King through drama, music and pageantry. The Tara Festival of the High Kings will take place on September 22nd 2013.
The aim of this Festival is to bring to life all the excitement, magic, colour and drama of a crowning of a High King of Ireland. With this in mind, this event will appeal to anyone with even a passing interest in Irish history and culture. The festival activities are all focused to-wards being accessible, educational and fun, the only requirement of visitors is that they are prepared to immerse themselves in Celtic times and traditions for the day.