Category: Events

Looking for something to do in Ireland? Find the perfect event to experience on your next self-catering holiday. From theatre performances to music and food festivals, there is a wealth of events for you to experience and enjoy. As the list of awesome annual festivals seems to grow each year, Ireland is truly becoming an ultimate destination on the festival scene.

Winterval Waterford, John Roberts Square, Waterford City image Patrick Browne

Waterford Winterval

Date: 23rd November – 23rd December 2019
Location: Waterford City, Waterford
A delightful Christmas festival for young & old, packed with events, attractions and festival favourites, such as the Santa Experience.

Aviva Stadium Lansdowne Road Dublin


Date: 15th – 30th June 2020
Location: Aviva Stadium, Dublin
UEFA EURO 2020 will be spread across 12 European cities. Dublin will host 3 Group Games and 1 Round of 16 game…

Other Voices Dingle 2019

Other Voices Dingle

Date: 31st November – 01st December 2019
Location: Dingle, Kerry
Other Voices takes place on the spectacular Dingle Peninsula, Ireland’s longest running music TV series…

Dingle Kerryman Marathon

Dingle Kerryman Marathon

Date: 05th September 2020
Location: Dingle, Kerry
Dingle Kerryman Half & Full Marathon takes place around the spectacular Dingle Peninsula. You will enjoy breathtaking scenery along the rugged coastline of the Wild Atlantic Way…

Matchmaking Festival

Date: 04th – 30th September 2020
Location: Lisdoonvarna, Clare
Join up to 40,000 people in the quest for love at Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival in County Clare.The month long festival is the biggest event of its kind in Europe…

Rose of Tralee

Date: 21st – 25th August 2020
Location: Tralee, Kerry
The festival includes street entertainment, carnival, live concerts, theatre, circus, markets, funfair, fireworks and Rose Parades in beautiful County Kerry…

Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival

Date: August 2020
Location: Dunmore East, Waterford
Fans of bluegrass, blues, country, rhythm ‘n’ roots are in for a musical treat in the beautiful fishing village of Dunmore East, County Waterford…

Galway Races

Date: 27th July – 02nd August 2020
Location: Ballybrit, Galway
The world renowned seven day Galway Races Summer Festival takes place annually at the Galway Racecourse, Ballybrit less than 20 minutes from Galway City…

Listowel Races

Date: 30th May – 01st June & 20th – 26th September 2020
Location: Listowel, Kerry
The seven-day meeting takes place annually drawing huge crowds from far and wide for the Summer & Harvest Festivals…