Failte! Festival Fun Awaits

Wondering what fun awaits you on your journey to the Emerald Isle?

From the Cup of Tae Festival in Adara, the Immrama Travel Writing Festival in Lismore, the Ballyhoura International Walking Festival in Limerick...every wonderous whim is catered for.

Cinefile? We've got you covered with gems such as the Audi ( Jameson) Dublin International Film Festival, the Galway Film Fleadh, and the Subtitle European Film Festival.

Audiofile? Music festivals are heavily featured up and down the coast from Dunmore East's Bluegrass Festival, to Bundoran's Sea Sessions, to the ever popular Electric Picnic in Kildare.

The capital's busiest festival season runs from the begining of September through to the end of October and hosts an insane variety of events for . Why not gander at gardens during Bloom In The Park, or giggle at the Vodafone Comedy Festival?

Ireland's oldest city Waterford is a hub of non-stop hubub throughout the summer months as Summer In The City grabs hold of the reins. But the fun doesn't stop there, the Harvest Festival cleanses the palate during September and Winterval runs from mid November through to December coming to a close just before Santa makes his rounds.

The Republic doesn't get to have all the fun though, the Dalriada Festival in Antrim is Northern Ireland's biggest cultural and heritage festival boasting a wide variety of events (even exploring a shared heritage with Scotland and kicking some arse at highland games!) Let's not forget the Hilden Beer and Music Festival either, where you can sample more than 35 beers and ciders from Britain & Ireland while also discovering new tunes.

No matter the destination or the season, there's something for all ages, to suit all interests. Want to know what's on during your stay? Have you discovered something quirky while visiting? Give us a shout!