Ireland Festivals

Festivals in Ireland

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A Taste of Donegal

A Taste of Donegal

Treat your tastebuds at the annual, A Taste of Donegal Food Festival. For three days each August, foodies from near and far descend upon Donegal ...
Europe Ireland Donegal Food Festivals Community Festivals August
Clarenbridge Oyster Festival

Clarenbridge Oyster Festival

If munching mollusks tempts your palate and you don't mind tipping back a pint of the black, then the Clarenbridge Oyster Festival may be just ...
Europe Ireland Clarinbridge Food Festivals Community Festivals September
Cork Cycling Festival

Cork Cycling Festival

Psyched for cycling? There's a little something for everyone who loves their transport two-wheeled and peddle-powered at the annual Cork Cycling Festival. Over a weekend ...
Europe Ireland Cork Cycling Tours and Events July
Dine in Dublin

Dine in Dublin

For a week this February, Dine in Dublin will again be dishing up the finest in Irish and international cuisine, along with a feast of ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Food Festivals February
Dublin Bay Prawn Festival

Dublin Bay Prawn Festival

For three days each Spring, Dublin celebrates it's seaside locale and it's love of seafood during the annual Dublin Bay Prawn Festival. Prawns, yabbies, scampi ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Food Festivals March
Dublin Fringe Festival

Dublin Fringe Festival

For 16 days each September, the Dublin Fringe Festival transforms the capital into an exposé of great creative talent from around the globe, featuring an ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Fringe Festivals September
Dublin International Film Festival

Dublin International Film Festival

Established in 2003, the Dublin International Film Festival (JDIFF) has fast become Ireland's premier feature film festival. The festival takes place in the Irish capital ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Film Festivals February
Dublin Marathon

Dublin Marathon

On the Bank Holiday Monday, during the relatively cool autumnal month of October, runners take to the the historic Georgian streets of Dublin for the ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Marathons, Triathlons and Fun Runs October
Dublin Oktoberfest

Dublin Oktoberfest

Dust off the lederhosen and put your drinking shoes on as downtown Dublin gets set to sample a slice of Bavaria for 18 days each ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Beer Festivals Multicultural Festivals September
Forbidden Fruit

Forbidden Fruit

Set on the grounds of the Irish Museum of Modern Art in the centre of Dublin City, Forbidden Fruit is a relative noob on the ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals June
Galway International Oyster Festival

Galway International Oyster Festival

Join in excess of 20,000 oyster aficionados at Galway's International Oyster and Seafood Festival. Local oysters are on high alert as festival-goers down tons of ...
Europe Ireland Galway Food Festivals Family Festivals September
Galway Races Summer Festival

Galway Races Summer Festival

The smell of turf, the photo finish, the fashion, it can only mean one thing in Galway; it's summer festival time at the races. For ...
Europe Ireland Galway Horse Racing Events Sporting Events July
Killkenny Roots Festival

Killkenny Roots Festival

Since 1998, The Kilkenny Roots Festival has attracted some of the finest names in Americana — from country through folk, blues, bluegrass, rockabilly and cajun. ...
Europe Ireland Kilkenny Folk and Folk Music Festivals World Music Festivals May
Limerick Literary Festival

Limerick Literary Festival

The Limerick Literary Weekend brings together readers and contemporary writers in a relaxed environment to discuss ideas, styles and topics that relate to the work ...
Europe Ireland Limerick Literature Festivals Book Fairs February
Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival

Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival

Looking for love in all the wrong places? Toss Tinder to the curb, get your lonely heart to Lisdoonvarna this September and prepare to come ...
Europe Ireland Lisdoonvarna Bizarre Festivals Community Festivals September
Puck Fair

Puck Fair

For hundreds of years — since at least 1603 — every August 10th, through 12th, the city of Killorglin in Ireland's County Kerry plays host ...
Europe Ireland Killorglin Fairs Family Festivals August
St. Patrick's Day in Dublin

St. Patrick's Day in Dublin

Celebrated in more countries around the world than any other national holiday, St. Patrick's Day is a day when the Irish rightly stand proud. And ...
Europe Ireland Dublin National Festivals Street Parades March
Temple Bar TradFest

Temple Bar TradFest

Fancy the fiddle? Pining for the pipes? If you like your music with an Irish bent, there's only one place to be come January; the ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Traditional Festivals Folk and Folk Music Festivals January
The Cat Laughs Comedy Festival

The Cat Laughs Comedy Festival

The Cat Laughs Comedy Festival started life in 1995 in response to the burgeoning wealth of emerging Irish comic talent with no clear national outlet ...
Europe Ireland Kilkenny Comedy Festivals May
Waterford Harvest Festival

Waterford Harvest Festival

For a week each September, the fine folk of Waterford pull out all the stops at the annual Waterford Harvest Festival. There's open-air markets, restaurants, ...
Europe Ireland Waterford Harvest Festivals Food Festivals September

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