Events and Festivals in Limerick

  • Gather by the Feale Festival: Held in July every year, Gather by the Feale Fest is known for its music and theatre concerts, Zorb soccer, fireworks, carnival and more. A true family festival, you are sure to leave Limerick with wonderful memories.
  • The Richard Harris International Film Festival: For the movie-buffs, the film festival offers a wide variety of short and long movies including all genres from all over Ireland. Do book the tickets for the show if you are planning a trip to Limerick in October.
  • Éigse Michael Hartnett Literary and Arts Festival: The festival is held in Newcastle west every April. The Eigse Michael Hartnett Literary and Arts Festival is a platform for poets, authors and literature gurus to share some of their pristine work with their avid lovers.
  • Sarsfield’s Day Festival Weekend: An honour to Patrick Sarsfield, the festival weekend is held every August all over Limerick City. Depicting the late 1600’s event of his army marching into Limerick followed by a huge explosion at the river front of the King John’s Castle, the festival parade is sure to give you an insight into one of Ireland's legends.
  • Limerick Jazz Festival: Held in September, the Limerick Jazz festival is one of the most sought out festivals in the city. They feature jazz, blues and country artists from all over the world. The festival is soaked in musicality and a general energetic vibe.

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