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Cork Folk Festival - Cork, Ireland - 28th Sep - 1st October 2017

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Colombian Harpists visit the Cork Folk Festival

Colombian Harpists visit the Cork Folk Festival. 12 young Colombian female traditional harpists will visit Ireland from 23 Sept to 2 October 2017 as an outcome of the Memorandum of Cooperation for Sport and Cultural Diplomacy signed during Ireland’s first State visit to Colombia in February 2017. The Colombian Ministry[...]

Noel Brazil Song Compititon

Thursday 28th September @ 7pm The Cranel Lane Theatre This competition has been growing since we first kicked it off back in 2012, so if you write your own music then please get in touch and enter the competition. The rules are simple: 1. it has to be your song[...]

Season Ticket Now on sale

    https://secure.tickets.ie/Listing/EventInformation/35644/38th-cork-folk-festival-season-ticket-cork-folk-festival-28-September-2017   SEASON TICKET COVERS ALL 38 EVENTS AT THE 38th CORK FOLK FESTIVAL. Including Donovan at the Everyman Palace, Andy Irvine at Triskel, Na Mooneys at Cork School of Music, The Corner House Set at Oliver Plunkett,  Joe O’ Donnell at Cyprus Avenue, Brendan Begley & Co[...]

DONOVAN

International folk icon Donovan will appear at the 38th cork Folk Festival, the full line up will be announced in 4 weeks. Donovan Leitch is widely regarded as one of the most influential songwriters and recording artists working today. At his induction into the R & R Hall of Fame[...]

Creative mentoring for festivals

: L-R: William Hammond, Cork Folk Fest, Mary Ryan, Director of Services Cork County Council, Andrias Moynihan TD, Cork North West, Jean Brennan, Arts Officer Cork City County Council, Minister Heather Humphreys, Orlaith McBride Arts Council Director, Kate Kennelly, Arts Officer Kerry County Council, Liz Dunne, Chair of Listowel Writer’s[...]

Many thanks to all

    We have just finished the clean up and now would like to send a heart -warmed thank you to all who performed, attended or helped at the 36th Cork Folk Festival.   Next years dates are 28th September-1st October 2017, we hope to see you all again, William Hammond, Jim Walsh[...]

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