Tipperary to host Song of Peace contest

Over the June Bank Holiday Weekend, Tipperary Town will play host to songwriters from the U.S.A., Germany, England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland as they arrive to compete in the Grand Final of the Tipperary International Song of Peace Contest.

Over the June Bank Holiday Weekend, Tipperary Town will play host to songwriters from the U.S.A., Germany, England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland as they arrive to compete in the Grand Final of the Tipperary International Song of Peace Contest.

From an entry of several hundred, 10 songs have been selected for the Final which will take place on Saturday June 4th at the Tipperary Excel in Tipperary Town.

The Song of Peace Final is one of a number of events being hosted by Tipperary Peace Convention, which also includes the presentation of the Tipperary International Peace Award to Afghan Human Rights Activist, Dr. Sima Samar.