Festivals in Sligo
There are some great festivals happening in Sligo
In Sligo, we know how to organize a great festival. And some of these festivals occur every year and seem to be getting bigger and better every year. But every year, new festivals make their entrance in Sligo’s busy events calendar. So why not visit one of these great festivals and immerse yourself in the great party atmosphere and enjoy the craic. Come stay with us while enjoying Sligo.
Inspired by the creative energy of Ireland’s Northwest, Cairde Sligo Arts Festival is a unique coming together of artists and audiences. This festival runs from the 1st to the 9th July.
A three-night music festival is taking place in Ballygawley Village, Co. Sligo from the 14th to the 16th July inclusive. Nathan Carter, Derek Ryan, and Johnny Brady are some of the acts performing at this must-see event.
The Sligo International Jazz Festival is a six day event featuring jam sessions with some of the world’s finest jazz educators and musicians. Taking place from the 25th to the 30th July.
Sligo Baroque Music Festival has become a well-established highlight in the cultural calendar of Sligo and the North West of Ireland. The festival aims to present high quality performance of baroque music, featuring a mix of Irish and International performers. Taking place from the 29th September until the 1st October inclusive.
Sligo Live is taking place this year from the 27th October until the 5th November. The festival offers a diverse range of both international and local talent from the worlds of folk, roots, and indie music, and also comedy.