What's on in West Cork?
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.
FESTIVALS & EVENTS
|June 19th-21st||Fastnet Maritime and Folk Festival||Ballydehob|
|June 21st||Kupala Bantry Midsummer Multicultural Festival||Bantry|
|June 26th - 5th July||West Cork Chamber Music Festival||Bantry|
|July 4th - 7th||South of Ireland Band Championships||Clonakilty|
|July 10th - 17th||West Cork Literary Festival||Bantry|
|July 15th - 11th August||Fit Up Theatre Festival||Ballydehob|
|July 25th - 26th||Skibbereen Feel Good Festival||Skibbereen|
|July 31st - 1st August||West Cork Yoga Festival||Ballydehob|
|August 8th - 9th||Schull Regatta||Schull|
|August 19th - 23rd||Masters of Tradition||Bantry|
|September 4th - 13th||A Taste of West Cork Festival||Skibbereen|
|September 4th - 8th||Chief O Neill Traditional Music Festival||Bantry|
|September 4th - 6th||Cape Clear International Storytelling Festival||Cape Clear|
|September 14th - 20th||Clonakilty International Guitar Festival||Clonakilty|
|September 24th - 27th||Drimoleague Singing Festival||Drimoleague|
ALL YEAR ROUND EVENTS
|Farmers Market every Saturday Skibbereen Farmers Market in Skibbereen town centre.||Skibbereen|
|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.