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Letterkenny Busking Festival 2019

By | August 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

The Annual Letterkenny Busking Festival is taking place along Letterkenny Main Street on Saturday the 24th of August 2019. The festival is open to all types of musicians, singers, street entertainers and music groups. It is free to take part in the festival and there is 1000 Euro worth of cash prizes up for grabs. The [...]

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Ceol le Chéile, The Donegal Choir of Ages

By | July 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

With special guest MOYA BRENNAN. This very special choir is an intergenerational vocal ensemble made up of over 100 older people, children and young people, male and female, from all walks of life in Donegal. An initiative of Donegal County Council’s Social Inclusion Unit, the project was conceived last year as part of the Donegal Age [...]

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Distorted Perspectives & Disturbance

By | July 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Disturbance present a day-long festival of contemporary international psychedelia, punk and independent music with staggered sets throughout the evenings across two Letterkenny venues. Headlined by one of Ireland’s finest artists, the intense and hypnotic The Altered Hours are joined by London-based Cowboy Flying Saucer, Donegal’s own Aul Boy, the esoteric anti-pop of The Barbiturates, plus the [...]

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Citadels of The Sun

By | July 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Earagail Arts Festival and Jodhpur Rajasthan International Folk Festival present Citadels of The Sun. Ireland and India share many obvious, and not so obvious, folkloric and historical links, from the origins of the Irish and Indian fiddle to our shared colonial past. Connecting these two iconic locations a world apart, Citadels of The Sun is a [...]

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Eclipse – Citadels of The Sun Part 2

By | July 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

For the second instalment of Citadels of The Sun, landscape theatre company LUXE celebrates connecting Donegal and Rajasthan – a world apart, yet bound by symbolic significance – with an illuminated musical adventure on Letterkenny’s Main Street. The project is a new creative collaboration between Earagail Arts Festival and Jodhpur Rajasthan International Folk Festival sharing common [...]

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Mouthpiece Open Mic

By | July 10th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

With a reputation for delivering some of the best original music, spoken word and comedy the county has to offer, Mouthpiece Open Mic promises laughter, tears, surprises and a warm, supportive atmosphere. Artist Support Network (ASN) will host a special Earagail Arts Festival ‘Best Of’ edition of Mouthpiece in the intimate setting of The Cottage Bar [...]

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Summer Sessions

By | July 6th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Ahead of the 2019 Letterkenny Busking Festival, there will be Summer Music Sessions taking place along Letterkenny Main Street and in the Letterkenny Shopping Centre on various dates! Check out the performance list here: July 6th - Rag A Ra - Main Street – 12pm to 3pm July 6th - Joe Gibson - Letterkenny Shopping Centre - [...]

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10 Great Reasons to ‘Go Visit Letterkenny’ This Summer

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Nestled in the heart of county Donegal, Letterkenny is the perfect location to explore the Wild Atlantic Way and see Ireland’s most northerly county in all its glory. From blue flag beaches, to championship golf courses, fine dining and adventures for people of all ages, there are many reasons to visit Donegal this summer. Here’s our [...]