It wouldn’t be the Summer months in Ireland without Folkfest Killarney. The festival hosts some of Irelands best musicians over 3 days in the INEC and Gleneagle Hotel in Killarney. This year sees a cracking line up with headliners including Christy Moore, Damien Dempsey and The Waterboys.
This year Folkfest Killarney will take place over 3 days from the 8th to the 10th of July. The legend that is Christy Moore will headline on the Saturday night and it sees him returning to where it all began when he recorded the popular ‘Ride On’ album in Killarney in July 1986.
The opening night will see Damien Dempsey headlining the Friday night and the Waterboys will be centre stage on the Sunday night to round off the weekend of classic Irish music. Other acts which are part of the weekends line up include Séamie O’Dowd and Jimmy Higgins, Máirtín O’Connor, We Banjo 3, Cathal Hayden, Mick McGoldrick, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Little Green Cars, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Colm MacAn Iomaire and many more. The festival promises to be bursting with exceptional home grown and international music talent.
Enjoy Folkfest Killarney
Apart from the attraction of the Folkfest Killarney festival the town itself is a major tourist attraction in Co. Kerry. Killarney is a major tourist attraction each year and has a huge selection of heritage, history, activities and some of the best hospitality on offer in the world. The town get many tourists visiting its abundance of local attractions including Muckross House, Killarney National Park, Ross Castle, Torc Waterfall, Muckross Abbey and Torc Mountain.
This truly gives you the great opportunity to soak up some of the best Irish music on offer and also enjoy some of Irelands most beautiful scenery. How better to enjoy to truly experience the whole weekend than by travelling and staying in Killarney with a campervan from Celtic Campervans. With a spacious and luxurious campervan, you can travel to Killarney and enjoy some the whole festival atmosphere in the town while during the day you can travel the surrounding areas and take in some of Irelands finest scenery.
So don’t sit back and wait, book your campervan now and enjoy Folkfest Killarney and create those unforgettable memories with the family or group of friends.