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Whatever your interest, there´s a festival for you! Donegal boasts a year-round programme of unique and exciting festivals and events with something to suit every taste. Check out our comprehensive calendar of Festivals and Events in Donegal.

Ballyshannon Folk & Traditional Music Festival

Main Street, Ballyshannon

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01 - 04 August 2019, Ballyshannon

The 42nd annual Ballyshannon Folk and Traditional Music Fesitval is the place to be this August Bank Holiday Weekend (Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th August 2019) as the sounds of traditional and folk music echo from the streets, pubs and Marquee concerts along Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way. This years Acts include The Stunning , Sharon Shannon Band, Brian Deady, Dave Munnelly Band, Moxie, BackWest, Luka Bloom, Coda and Seamie O’Dowd & Friends & lots more to be announced as well as plenty of pub sessions, street entertainment and showcase competition, this will no doubt be another memorable festival weekend.


Starts Thursday 01 August 2019
Ends Sunday 04 August 2019
Type Festival and Events


Friday Admission: €38.50 incl. booking fee
Saturday Admission: €38.50 incl. booking fee
Sunday Admission: €43.50 incl. booking fee
Early Bird Weekend Ticket - €85.50 incl. booking fee


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