Cork Folk Festival - Cork, Ireland  4th-7th October 2018


Season Ticket Now on sale   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[...]


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[...]

Programme Preview

Programme Preview Cork Folk Festival 28th Sept- 2nd October Wednesday 28th Sept Live at St. Luke’s 8pm The Unthanks + John Blek €25 + booking fee Northumbrian folk group The Unthanks took shape in 2004 featuring sisters Rachel and Becky Unthank. In 2009 with a different line-up of pianist Adrian[...]

Ticket Information

Tickets are now available at Click Here  and Click Here   Many new acts have been added to the line up including renowned UK folk singer-songwriter Roy Harper  (for ticket click) ,The Henry Girls (for ticket click) ,  Niall Vallely, Aidan Coffey,  Cliona Halley and Cork Group Boxcar Bertha. Mick Flannery Tickets[...]

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