Preparations are resuming for the event in Mullingar next year.
The organisers of Fleadh Cheol na hÉireann believe more people than ever will attend the event in 2022, as preparations resume to host it in Mullingar.
A public meeting will take place following the easing of restrictions on October 22nd to move forward with the planning of the 1.5 million euro event.
It's expected more than half a million people will descend on the Westmeath town next August.
Chairman Joe Connaire says there will be huge pent-up demand: