Ireland's answer to Glastonbury, though on a smaller scale, the annual Electric Picnic is a three-day open-air arts and music festival. Known for its eclectic line-up, it attracts a large number of Irish and interna…
If you’re in Bolye at the end of July, you can catch the lively and usually excellent Boyle Arts Festival, which features music, theatre, storytelling and contemporary Irish art exhibitions.
The town celebrates its rich history during this festival, with street parades, theatre, music, exhibitions, workshops, guided walks and a traditional fair.
The town bursts into literary bloom during the International Poetry Festival, held over the May Day Bank Holiday weekend.