Festivals

Kilkenomics

Thu Nov 2nd - Sun Nov 5th 2017 (Provisional)

If ever there was a festival that was hard to categorise this has to be it - it's an event that unlikely as it sounds …

Listowel Food Fair

Thu Nov 9th - Sun Nov 12th 2017

Now in its 17th year, the Listowel Food Fair is the longest running food festival in Ireland and aims to showcase the …

Sligo International Choral Festival

Fri Nov 17th - Sun Nov 19th 2017 (Provisional)

One of Ireland's premier choral events which sees choirs from Ireland and abroad converge on Sligo for a weekend of …

NYE Dublin: New Year Festival

Fri Dec 29th - Sun Dec 31st 2017 (Provisional)

For many Dubliners greeting the New Year means gathering outside Christchurch Cathedral at mid-night to hear the bells ring.

Temple Bar Tradfest

Wed Jan 24th - Sun Jan 28th 2018 (Provisional)

Traditional music takes Dublin over at the end of January for this festival that celebrates the music session.

Tedfest

Thu Feb 22nd - Sun Feb 25th 2018 (Provisional)

A unique and crazy annual festival held on Inis Mor on the Aran Islands which celebrates the cult TV series Father Ted.

Ennis Book Club Festival

Fri Mar 2nd - Sun Mar 4th 2018 (Provisional)

Books clubs have become tremendously popular and this annual festival celebrates the love of books and of reading - it's …

St Patrick’s Day around Ireland

Thu Mar 15th - Sun Mar 18th 2018 (Provisional)

The annual national day is celebrated in cities and town across Ireland with parades and festivals of various types …

Dublin St Patrick’s Festival

Thu Mar 15th - Sun Mar 18th 2018 (Provisional)

Dublin holds Ireland's biggest St Patrick's day festival, a six day non-stop series of events, day and night, with …

Riverfest

Fri Apr 27th - Mon Apr 2nd 2018 (Provisional)

Limerick City will become a mecca for families, foodies, fun runners and watersport enthusiasts during the May Bank …