Festivals and Events in West Cork
West Cork is abundant with festivals planned throughout the year to suit everyone’s tastes. Below you can find a list of all local events with description and relevant links. If you have any questions feel free to contact us. Also check our things to do in West Cork page for a range of great activities. If you can't make up your mind this list of the top 10 things to do in West Cork will help you decide.
Every Thursday: Summer BBQ at the West Cork Hotel during the month of August.
AUGUST - SEPTEMBER FESTIVALS & EVENTS
|August 17th-19th||Skibbereen Soul Festival||Skibbereen|
|August 17th||West Cork Triathlon Club's Tri na Mona||Tragumna|
|August 18th||Social Dancing With P.J Hurrihy||West Cork Hotel|
|August 21st - 25th||Masters of Tradion: A Traditional Music Festival||Bantry|
|August 22nd||"Faminy Story" History Walking Tour||Skibbereen|
|August 22nd - 25th||Baltimore Deep Sea Angling Festival||Baltimore|
|August 24th||Sherkin Island Do Run Rin||Sherkin Island|
|August 27th||Munster Vintage Motorcycle & Car Club||West Cork Hotel|
|August 24th||West Cork Peaks Challenge||Dunmanway|
|August 30th||Cape Clear Storytelling Festival||Cape Clear|
|August 31st||Bantry Bay Adventure Race||Whiddy Island|
|September 1st||Bantry Agricultural Show||Bantry|
|September 1st||Social Dancing with Dermot Lyons||West Cork Hotel|
|September 6th-8th||Chief O'Neill Traditional Music Festival||Bantry|
|September 6th-15th||A Taste of West Cork Food Festival||West Cork|
|September 15th||Social Dancing with Patrick O'Sullivan||West Cork Hotel|
|September 16th-23rd||Clonakilty International Guitar Festival 2019||Clonakilty|
|September 21st||Marymount West Cork Lunch||West Cork Hotel|
|September 26-29th||Drimoleague Singing Festival||Drimoleague|
|September 27-29th||Skibbereen Walking Festival||Skibbereen|
|September 29th||Social Dancing with Declan Aungier||West Cork Hotel|
ALL YEAR ROUND EVENTS
|Gigs in Connollys in Leap.||Leap|
|Drimoleague Heritage Walkways.
Free weekly guided walk. Gather at the Railway Yard Carpark in Drimoleague Village every Tuesday for a 6.30pm start. Each walk will be a different route and will last between 1-2 hours. All walks will suite most abilities and are FREE. To confirm and for more info call Mike O Sullivan on: 087 7641420
To relax and unwind after sampling the various festivals and events that West Cork has to offer for pubs in Skibbereen, the Ilen Bar offers visitors and locals alike the perfect place to catch up and switch off.