4. Siamsa Sráide @ Swinford
Date(s): July 28th –August 3rd
If you’re looking for that quintessential Irish Festival, Siamsa Sráide Swinford is the one for you. The summer street festival boasts an excellent open-air Céilí along with dancing, a Heritage Day and the acclaimed International Busking Competitions. The festival also hosts history walks and talks, poetry recitals, a children’s programme and sporting events. Síamsa Sráide is a complete package, where event-goers can cherry-pick from the array of amazing events and activities on offer.