St Patrick's Day

Croagh Patrick

This mountain in Mayo is closely associated with St Patrick, and is the scene of an annual pilgrimage that can trace its origins to pre-Christian Ireland. Pilgrims traditionally walk barefoot to …

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The Gathering Festival

A lively weekend of traditional music & dance which celebrates the rich culture and diversity of traditional Irish music and dance. Events are very varied and include music workshops, sessions and …

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St Patrick’s Day around Ireland

The annual national day is celebrated in cities and town across Ireland with parades and festivals of various types taking place almost everywhere. While the biggest event is the St Patrick's …

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Dublin St Patrick’s Festival

Dublin holds Ireland's biggest St Patrick's day festival, a six day non-stop series of events, day and night, with something for all ages. The big event is the annual parade through …

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