Ballyshannon Folk Festival
August 1 - August 4
The 42nd annual Ballyshannon Folk and Traditional Music Festival is the place to be this August Bank Holiday Weekend (Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th August 2019) as the sounds of traditional and folk music echo from the streets, pubs and Marquee concerts along Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way. Last years Acts included Aslan, Hothouse Flowers, Goats Don’t Shave, Alan Kelly Feat Eddi Reader, The Henry Girls and Back by popular demand after raising the roof of the Marquee in 2017 was Paddy Casey, 2017 showcase winners Billow Wood (Flat out), Dave Munnelly Band & Frankie Gavin & The Provenance as well as plenty of pub sessions, street entertainment and showcase competition, this will no doubt be another memorable festival weekend. Tickets for the 2019 festival are available soon.