Festivals

Kilkenomics

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

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

Wexford Fringe Festival

For almost 60 years the Wexford Fringe Festival, has run concurrently with Wexford Festival Opera, with a huge range of …

Baboró: International Arts Festival for Children

A fantastic Arts festival specially for kids, with music, dance, theatre, literature, film, puppetry, story telling and …

Westport Arts Festival

Westport Arts Festival brings a feast of dance, theatre, music and art shows from around the world to the Co Mayo town …

O’Carolan Harp Festival

This festival of harp music and other events takes place in the birthplace of famous harpist Turlough O'Carolan, the …

Cork Folk Festival

A feast of folk music and dance events of all kinds to more than 40 venues, including an outdoor ceili with more than 10.

Dromineer Literary Festival

A lovely location on the shores of Lough Derg and a particularly friendly atmosphere has made this festival a special …

Clifden Arts Festival

With music, song, dance, drama, comedy, poetry, readings and concerts as well as an always imaginative and strong …

Rose of Tralee

Based around the famous song “The Rose of Tralee” this is essentially a competition where young women of Irish …

Terryglass Arts Festival

Terryglass, a small and pretty village on the banks of Lough Derg on the River Shannon, is a wonderful place to visit at …

Connemara Pony Festival

This festival celebrating the world renowned Connemara pony is built around the long running Connemara Pony Show which …

Kilkenny Arts Festival

A long established and highly regarded festival encompassing theatre and dance, classical, jazz, folk and other music, …

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 …

Dublin Theatre Festival

Dublin Theatre Festival is one of Europe's premier theatre events and enjoys a wonderful reputation worldwide.

Dublin Fringe Festival

The term 'fringe' may suggest this is a relatively small event.