Food & Drink in Kinsale

Kinsale Gourmet Festival

Three days of tastings, cookery demonstrations and the All-Ireland seafood chowder cook-off competition add to the town's foodie reputation.
Music in Cork City

Cork Jazz Festival

Cork's biggest festival has an all-star line-up of jazz, rock and pop in venues across town.
Music in Cork City

International Choral Festival

A five-day celebration of choral music held in the City Hall and other venues.
LGBT in Cork City

Cork Pride

Week-long gay pride celebrations.
Film in Cork City

Cork Film Festival

Eclectic, week-long program of international films.
Food & Drink in Skibbereen

Taste of West Cork Food Festival

If you're in town in mid-September, don't miss this foodie extravaganza, including a lively farmers market and events at local restaurants.
Music in Baltimore

Fiddle Fair

Sessions from international and local musicians.
Food & Drink in Baltimore

Seafood & Wooden Boat Festival

A showcase for local restaurants and seafood producers. Jazz bands perform in the square and traditional wooden sailboats race around the harbour.
Performing Arts in Cape Clear Island

Cape Clear Island International Storytelling Festival

Draws hundreds of people for storytelling, workshops and walks.
Music in Bantry

West Cork Chamber Music Festival

Evening concerts held over a week at Bantry House, during which the house closes to the public. The garden, craft shop and tea room remain open.