Cork Folk Festival Early Bird Season Ticket Now on Sale

Cork Folk Festival - Cork, Ireland  3rd-7th October 2018

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
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 O Reilly. Free
Oliver Plunkett 9pm: Alan Kelly Gang with Eddi Reader & John Douglas + Barry Tierney €20
An Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm: Box and Concertina Concert Aidan Coffey, Tommy Cunniffe & more €10
Corner House 9.30pm Lee Delta Blues Club. Free
Crane Lane 12am Loudest Whisper. Free

Friday 3rd October
Cork City Library: 1pm John Nyhan – Barney McKenna. Free
Crane Lane 7pm: Noel Brazil Contemporary Song Contest

Send entries  to
Cork School of Music 8pm: A Stór Mo Chroí with Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, John Spillane Karan Casey, Éilís Kennedy, Pauline Scanlon & Donogh Hennessy (Lumiere), Dónal O’Connor, John McSherry €20
Triskel/Christchurch 8pm: STURGILL SIMPSON €20
Oliver Plunkett 10pm: BUILLE & WE BANJO 3 €15
An Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm: Rue Du Canal + The Folly Brothers €15

Saturday 4th October
Grand Parade 11am-6pm Food & Folk; a celebration of Irish traditional & French Music, Irish artisan food, music with Rue Du Canal, The Folly Brothers.

SMA Hall Wilton 9.30am-3pm Workshops Cork Pipers Club Tineóil with Mick O Brien, Dave Hegarty & Stephen Scales See programme for prices.
Cork School of Music 11am Accordion & Fiddle Workshops €15/€10
Cork School of Music 1pm: Club Ceoil -Trad Orchestra. Free
An Spailpín Fánach 12.30pm: Declán Tallon Traditional Song Contest (Send entries to
Cork City Library 1pm: Johnny Bongos,Cork City Childrens Library 3pm: Pat Speight & guest Songs and stories for children. Free

An Spailpín Fánach 4pm Cork Pipers’ Club Presents: Mick O’Brien & Conor Byrne, Stephen Scales, Huge & Eoin Quinn €1

Oliver Plunkett 4pm: Dick Gaughan €15

Triskel 8pm: THEA GILMORE €20
CIT Cork School of Music 8pm: MOZAIK with Donal Lunny, Andy Irvine, Bruce Molsky, Rens Van Der Zalm, Nikola Parov + The Lee Valley String Band €25
An Spailpín Fánach 10pm: NEW ROAD with Conor Byrne, Rick Epping, Leonard Barry, Andy Morrow, Seamie O’Dowd, + The Folly Brothers €15
The Half Moon (Cork Opera House) 10pm: MOXIE + CARA €15

Sunday 5th October
An Spailpín Fánach12.30pm: Seamus Creagh Fiddle Concert with John Dwyer plus Special guests  Bryan O ‘Leary & Gearóid Ó Duinnín €10
City Hall 3pm: Céili Mór with Bryan O ‘Leary, Timmy (The Brit) McCarthy& More. Free
Triskel/Christchurch 8pm: Frankie Gavin & De Dannan + Greeneshine €20
An Spailpín Fánach 9.30pm: Cork Singers Club. Free

Season Ticket Valid for all events except Cork Pipers Club Tionol.

Tickets include Triskel Christchurch Events – Standing Upstairs.

1 comment

  1. Bridget O Riordan - August 24, 2014 10:25 am

    Do you have to book for accordion workshop on Saturday, is there an age limit? Any more information. Thank You


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