What's on in Ireland in August

Warriors Festival

The origins of the run at its heart of this festival go back to a pub bet in 1979, when a group of drinkers began to …

Castle Palooza

The main focus of this 'Boutique Festival' is music, but there is much more besides, including comedy, burlesque, art exhibitions.

National Heritage Week

This week long celebration of Ireland's natural, artistic and built heritage sees many popular attraction giving free …

Feakle Traditional Music Festival

One of the premier traditional music festivals in Ireland, Feakle always has an excellent line up and is a very friendly …

Calves Week

This is every bit as much as social event as a sailing regatta, which isn't to say that the competition is not keen, it …

Gaze Film Festival

This festival, showing mainly films not previously screened in Ireland, is aimed not just at the Dublin gay community …

Fleadh Cheoil

This is Ireland's biggest annual celebration of Irish traditional music, singing and dance and draws massive crowds each …

Map of Events in Ireland in August