The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

(FIRST PUBLISHED JANUARY 2024. UPDATED APRIL 2024)

What does Art and Culture mean for you? Art, drama, music or dance? Food, rituals, customs or language? It can mean all of these. And the Island of Ireland is first class when it comes to celebrating through art and culture festivals. Listed below, month by month, you’ll find art and culture festivals that range from celebrating Ireland’s local heritage to exploring cultures from further afield.

And because we at The Life of Stuff love and celebrate culture so well, you’ll find both music and food culture each have their very own guides!


The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Dance


The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

JANUARY


The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Chinese New Year



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - film


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

FEBRUARY



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - St Patricks Day


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

MARCH



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Books


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

APRIL



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - May the 4th


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 

MAY



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Kites


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

JUNE



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Pride


June 2024 Continued ..



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Performance


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

JULY



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Scarecrow


July 2024 Continued …


  • Carnival of Colours | Derry / Londonderry | Jul TBC inyourspaceni.org
  • Red Sails Festival | Portstewart, North Ireland | Jul TBC | portstewartca.org
  • Muckno Mania Festival | Castleblayney, Monaghan | Jul TBC | mucknomania
  • Enniskillen International Beckett Festival | Jul TBC | artsoverborders.com
  • Wexford Literary Festival | Enniscorthy | Jul TBC | wexfordliteraryartsfestival
  • The Festival of Curiosity | Dublin | Jul TBC | festivalofcuriosity.ie
  • Soma Festival | Castlewellan, Down | Jul TBCfacebook.com

The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Belfast Botanic Gardens


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

AUGUST



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Street Art


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

SEPTEMBER



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Circus


September 2024 Continued …



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Film Festivals


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 

OCTOBER


  • Dublin International Short Film & Music Festival | Oct 4 – Oct 6 | disfmf
  • Kilkenny Animated | Kilkenny | Oct 4 – 6 | kilkennyanimated.com
  • Ballinasloe Fair & Festival | Galway | Oct 6 – 12 | galwaytourism.ie
  • Offline Film Festival | Birr, Offaly | Oct 9 – Oct 13 | offlinefilmfestival.com
  • Baboró Intl Arts Festival for Children | Galway | Oct 11 – 19 | baboro.ie
  • Dromineer Nenagh Literary Festival | Tipperary | Oct 11 – 13 | dnlf.ie
  • Open House Dublin | Dublin City | Oct 12 – Oct 20 | openhousedublin.com
  • Belfast Intl Arts Festival | Belfast | Oct 16 – Nov 2 | belfastinternational.com
  • Kerry International Film Festival | Killarney | Oct 17 – 20 | kerryfilmfestival.com
  • Bram Stoker Festival | Dublin | Oct 25 – Oct 28 | bramstokerfestival.com
  • Derry Halloween | Derry / Londonderry | Oct 28 – Oct 31 | derryhalloween.com
  • Puca Festival | Athyboy, Trim, Drogheda | Oct 31 – Nov 3 | pucafestival.com

The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Culture


October 2023 Continued …



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Storytelling


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024

NOVEMBER



The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 - Theatre


Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024 

DECEMBER


  • IndieCork Film & Music Festival | Cork City | Dec 6 – 13 | indiecork.com

Note: Further listings to be confirmed for December’s ‘Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024’ listings. However the month of December is mostly dedicated to Christmas Markets and Festivals. See our The Ultimate Guide to Christmas Markets in Ireland 2023 for inspiration.


If your festival is not featured in this ‘The Ultimate Guide to Art and Culture Festivals Ireland 2024’ guide and you’d like it to, please email edwina@thelifeofstuff.com with details.


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