FolkWorld #69 07/2019
© Cork Folk Festival

Best Ever Cork Folk Festival


Cork Folk Festival Cork Folk Festival

2nd-6th October 2019
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www.corkfolkfestival.com

This will be our 40th Cork Folk Festival, so don’t miss it, it promises to be our best ever.

The Cork Folk Festival is an annual music event that takes place in Ireland’s southern capitol, Cork. The 40 year old festival is emerging as one of the most important folk & traditional music events in Ireland and has a growing reputation in Europe. Performances take place in concert halls, music venues, in 30 bars and on the Streets. It features concerts with international, cutting edge and established artists plus lectures, workshops, children’s events, and traditional set dancing. The event has a strong focus on local Cork City, Sliabh Luachra and Irish Traditional and folk musicians and singers, so prepare for plenty of polkas, slides and harrier ballads.

Cork Folk Festival

Since its birth in 1979, Cork Folk Festival has earned a reputation for bringing together some of the biggest names on the traditional and folk scene – as well as championing some of its up-and-coming stars. Set in Cork city, is has a unique atmosphere, taking in 14 of the city’s famous venues, but the festival feels intimate, despite its diversity in venues. Whether it’s local foods; tripe and drisheen, or a bodhrán workshop, fiddle concert or trad session that you’re after, the festival is well catered and all at minimal cost. Put short, it’s an old school festival for audiences who appreciate world class acoustic music.

Coming soon !!!


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