Festivals

Belfast Film Festival

Thu Mar 30th - Thu Apr 13th 2023 (Provisional)

A rapidly growing and increasingly popular film festival which focuses mainly on films with a socio-political theme and …

Pan Celtic Arts Festival

Tue Apr 18th - Fri Apr 28th 2023 (Provisional)

An annual event which takes place in Donegal celebrating the music and culture of six Celtic nations - Scotland, Wales, …

Galway Comedy Carnival

Tue Oct 18th - Sat Oct 29th 2022 (Provisional)

This is definitely an event that anyone who likes a good laugh will want to pencil into their diary.

St Patrick’s Day around Ireland

Thu Mar 16th - Fri Mar 24th 2023 (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 16th - Fri Mar 24th 2023 (Provisional)

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

Ennis Book Club Festival

Fri Mar 3rd - Fri Mar 10th 2023 (Provisional)

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

Tedfest

Thu Feb 23rd - Fri Mar 3rd 2023 (Provisional)

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

Temple Bar Tradfest

Wed Jan 25th - Fri Feb 3rd 2023 (Provisional)

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

NYE Dublin: New Year Festival

Fri Dec 30th - Fri Jan 6th 2023 (Provisional)

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