Terms & Conditions

All ticket purchasers agree that access to, and use of, this festival website is subject to their acceptance of the following terms and conditions:

Code of Conduct

During live programming, there will be opportunities for festival-goers and presenters to interact. To do so in a safe, and enjoyable, manner for everyone, it is important that all parties abide by the following terms:

Media Release

Live events will be recorded and made available to 5-day festival pass holders, on this website, until 29th Dec. 2021. By buying a 5-day festival pass, you consent to permit festival artists, staff and volunteers to photograph or record your likeness, voice and/or activities for this purpose, as well as for archiving, and for future Scoil marketing. You will not receive any monetary compensation now or in the future for allowing such use, and you release and hold harmless Scoil na gCláirseach–Festival of Early Irish Harp, The Historical Harp Society of Ireland, their officers, directors, staff, volunteers, and artists from any and all claims arising from such use. If you do not agree to the media release, you agree to keep your microphone muted and your video off when recording is in progress.

By purchasing a 5-day festival pass, you verify that you have read, understood, and agree to all of the above terms and conditions.

Terms of Service

All ticket purchasers agree that access to, and use of, this festival website is subject to their acceptance of the following terms and conditions:

  • If you are purchasing one of our 'All Access' tickets, you agree that you are aged 18+ years or that a parent or guardian is purchasing a ticket for you, having previously informed us of your under-age status, and having completed any relevant, additional registration documents we may require.
  • Cancel your ticket purchase
    before 1st June for a full refund (less a €20 processing fee);
    before 1st July for a full fee credit for our 2022 festival (likely to be an ‘in-person’ festival in Ireland);
    after 1st July for a 50% credit fee credit for our 2022 festival.
  • The festival reserves the right to alter or change the event programme, content or artists as may be necessary.
  • The festival reserves the right to refuse admission to online zoom sessions to ensure the safety of participants.
  • The festival reserves the right to remove from online zoom sessions persons who do not abide by the festival Code of Conduct (see below).
  • The festival will endeavour to plan and mitigate against technical failures during the festival, of kinds that may reduce access to festival participants in live, or other events. However, we will not be liable if, for any reason, all or any part of any festival event, or recording, is unavailable at any time. 

Code of Conduct

During live programming, there will be opportunities for festival-goers and presenters to interact. To do so in a safe, and enjoyable, manner for everyone, it is important that all parties abide by the following terms:

  • While we do not expect instances of harassment or discrimination (including but not limited to gender, marital status, family status, age, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or membership of the Traveller community), any contributions that may be considered threatening, derogatory, disruptive or abusive will be ended immediately, and the person responsible may be removed from the Zoom session.
  • Please make sure you are in a space that is appropriate for others to see. We also ask that all participants dress as if they are in an in-person setting.
  • Sounds and voices can be captured by your device’s microphone, and heard by others. N.B. Please mute your microphone unless asked by the presenter or event moderator to unmute.
  • Participants may hear and see anything within your audio range and camera-viewing area. Please make all household members aware of this, and consider how you will control any pets.
  • The still, audio or video recording of any live or pre-recorded festival material is forbidden.

Media Release

Live events will be recorded and made available to 5-day festival pass holders, on this website, until 29th Dec. 2021. By buying a 5-day festival pass, you consent to permit festival artists, staff and volunteers to photograph or record your likeness, voice and/or activities for this purpose, as well as for archiving, and for future Scoil marketing. You will not receive any monetary compensation now or in the future for allowing such use, and you release and hold harmless Scoil na gCláirseach–Festival of Early Irish Harp, The Historical Harp Society of Ireland, their officers, directors, staff, volunteers, and artists from any and all claims arising from such use. If you do not agree to the media release, you agree to keep your microphone muted and your video off when recording is in progress.

By purchasing a 5-day festival pass, you verify that you have read, understood, and agree to all of the above terms and conditions.