An array of Festivals to choose from

Looking for laughs, music, food, and entertainment? Look no further than Ireland’s Shannon Region with an array of festivals to choose from. Whether you want to dance the night away, taste the delights of the region or simply kick back and listen to music from the most talented musicians, you’ve come to the right place!!

  • LIMERICK RIVERFEST – Whether you are a foodie, a fun runner, a watersport thrill seeker or just looking for a laid-back fun filled family day out then Limerick is the place to be on Riverfest Weekend.
  • BURREN SLOW FOOD FESTIVAL – Immerse yourself in the culinary delights of the Burren Region on this weekend where cookery demo’s, artisan food producers and farmers markets await you.
  • LIMERICK GARDEN FESTIVAL – This festival takes place in Limerick Milk Market and features over 50 traders offering plant, garden and food delights as well as all-day garden expert talks.
  • LIMERICK PRIDE FESTIVAL – Limerick Pride Festival offers a range of events such as support meetings, workshops, music and club nights promoting diversity and equality.
  • KILRUSH TRADITIONAL MUSIC & SET DANCING FESTIVAL – Marvel at the open air Ceili Dancing, or take part in a Sean Nos Dancing workshop. International dance displays plus music sessions in the town’s bars.
  • TULLAMORE SHOW – Come along to one of Irelands premier agricultural events. Showcasing the finest livestock and offering over 700 trade stands, it is Irelands largest one day show attracting approx. 60,000 visitors in recent years.
  • KILMURRY HARVEST FESTIVAL – Something for all the family from vintage shows & quiz night to live music, food and a kids FIFA competition.
  • CASHEL ARTS FESTIVAL – A four day festival offering music, dance, visual arts, film, theatre, literature and family fun. Allow yourself be entertained!
  • LISDOONVARNA MATCHMAKING FESTIVAL – This festival is over 160 years old and attracts up to 60,000 people from all over the world. Music and “craic” all day through with third generation matchmaker Willie Daly available to bring hopeful singles together.

See websites for festival dates and times

Useful Information

If you are travelling distances to attend any of the festivals, it is always advisable to check times online in advance.

Getting There
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Contact Shannon Region Festivals

Various locations in Ireland’s Shannon Region

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