Festivals in West Cork
Masters of Tradition
Celebrating traditional music in its purest form, the Masters of Tradition music festival is on in Bantry, West Cork from 17th-21st August 2016.
For more information visit http://www.westcorkmusic.ie/mastersoftradition/
Bantry Agricultural Show
With its unique setting at the Rowa airstrip, this has to be the most scenic show site in Ireland, bringing the season of summer shows to an end as it showcases the best on local agriculture.
for more information visit www.bantryshow.com
A Taste of West Cork Food Festival
A Taste of West Cork Food Festival (9th-18th September) brings together a unique mix of food markets, demonstrations, competitions, dinners, brunches and banquets, food-tastings, talks, exhibitions, children's events and more.
For more information visit http://www.atasteofwestcork.com/
Chief O'Neill Traditional Music Festival
Celebrating the Legacy of Captain Francis O'Neill
From Friday 9 to Sunday 11 September 2016 we celebrate the musical legacy of Chief O’Neill in Bantry with a traditional music festival to highlight his achievements as a collector of traditional Irish music.
Join us each year to enjoy O’Neill’s amazing legacy as we bring the best contemporary musicians to West Cork for packed programme of concerts, workshops, sessions and fun here in Bantry.
For more information visit http://chiefoneillfestival.com/
Bantry Yoga Festival
2016 is the first year of this three-day event set in venues around town, including the Maritime Hotel, the East Stables of Bantry House and other beautiful spaces from early morning until night. Organico café has come on board to provide delicious, healthy, nourishing meals on the Friday night and Saturday. As well as yoga there will be meditation, sound circles, qigong, eastern dance and Ireland's only soul voice practitioner. The complete festival programme can be found at Bantry Yoga Festival