Nigel Gatherer wrote,
>I was speaking
to the guitarist who told me that he's going to Israel next June to what
he said was "Israel's only folk festival". Is this true? And if so, you
must be there every year, no?>
The festival usually takes place on the first weekend of July and its
called "Jacob's Ladder". Unfortunately, there isn't much Irish music in it.
Its been going on for many years and the Israeli Black Velvet have been
playing there for the last 15 years or so.
Here is the web site for the festival: