Cork Folk Festival - Cork, Ireland  29th Sept-2nd October 2022




      new Dervish, Jimmy Mac Carthy, Danu, Doanl Lunny & Paddy Glackin

      Press Release 26/6/15

      36th Cork Folk Festival 1st-4th Oct Cork is the place to be this October if you’re looking for a taste of southern traditions. The line up for the Cork Folk Festival will be a feast of music, song, and dance and stories all reflecting the thriving traditional scene in the[...]


      TG4 Gradam Ceoil 2015 Sun 22nd Feb

      Two generations of accordion players are represented in the list of 6 recipients of the TG4 Gradam Ceoil 2015 (Traditional Music Awards), announced at a media reception in Cork City Hall this evening. The main award, Gradam Ceoil TG4 goes to Galway virtuoso Máirtín O’Connor whose accordion-playing wizardry and range[...]

      Cork Folk Festival wins Marketing Award

      News from the Cork Folk Festival.   Photo Caption, Folk Fest Wins Award   William Hammond Cork Folk Festival, Colm Croffy Executive Director AOIFE, Jim Walsh Chairman Cork Folk Festival.   The Cork Folk Festival has won its first ever award for marketing. The Award was presented by Colm Croffy[...]

      Thank You and fest review from Examiner

      We are really grateful to everybody who made the 35th Cork Folk Festival one of the best in its long history. Thanks to all who travelled from overseas and from all parts of Ireland to celebrate with us. Thanks also to all the musicians, at least 400 of you who made[...]

      Free entry for Children to City Hall Céili Mór 2pm Sun 5th oct

      Sunday 5th October 2-5pm                 COONEY & BEGLEY PlusBryan O’Leary & Gearóid Dineen,   Tony Dunne & The Dog,     MC William (Hammy) Hammond       €10 + Children Free   COONEY & BEGLEY After almost 20 years James Begley and[...]

      All new website

      Just letting you know our new website is nearly set up, so watch this space for folkfest lineup and programme and details.

      Cork Folk Festival Early Bird Season Ticket Now on Sale

      Cork Folk Festival Early Bird Season Ticket on Sale Click Here 35th Cork Folk Festival Programme 2nd -5th October (Plus opening 1st Oct) Wednesday 1st Oct Opening Event celebrating 35 years LlAttude51 9pm Jimmy Crowley -A Night of Cork Songs €10 Thursday 2nd Oct Cork City Library 1pm: Brian[...]

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