42nd Cork Folk Festival

Cork City

Thu 29 Sep - Mon 03 Oct 2022


Organisers are delighted to announce a return to live folk music at the 42nd Cork Folk Festival, happening across Cork city from Wednesday 29th September to Sunday 3rd October 2021.

Cork Folk Festival have programmed four headline concerts at the Triskel Arts Centre featuring the likes of Freddie White (Sold Out), Steve Cooney, Tara Breen and Fiona Kennedy.

An open-air concert ‘Folk Fest in the Park’ with Seán Ó Sé & The Abbey Céili Band will take place live at Fitzgerald Park. There’ll be a celebration of legendary traditional singer Margaret Barry and her grandfather, piper Robert (Bob) Thompson in St Peter’s Church, and a film showing of Ceol na bhFánaithe featuring Margaret Barry.

Plus sessions from some of the country’s finest Folk and Trad musicians & much, much more. For full details, and to book tickets, visit www.corkfolkfestival.com







Festival Events


Thu 29 Sep


Fri 30 Sep


Sat 1 Oct


Sun 2 Oct

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Fri 30 Sep

Caitlín Nic Gabhann, Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Seamie O’Dowd & Leonard Barry

An Spailpín Fánach

Sat 1 Oct

Jimmy Crowley & Eve Telford

The Long Valley

Sat 1 Oct

Concertina Concert with Paddy Egan, Cliona Halley, Niall Vallely, Eimhear Flanne

An Spailpín Fánach

Sat 1 Oct

Flute Concert Karl Nesbitt, Mary Donegan, Aoife Granville, Joanne Quirke

An Spailpín Fánach

Sat 1 Oct

Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaíoch, Charlie Piggott, Gerry Harrington and Peter Browne

An Spailpín Fánach

Sat 1 Oct

Traditional Song Workshop: Máire Ní Cheilleachair

Cork School Of Music

Sat 1 Oct

Sliabh Luachra Tune Workshop: Matt Cranitch Jackie Daly

Mtu Cork School Of Music

Sat 1 Oct

Harp Workshop with Máire Ní Chathasaigh

MTU Cork School Of Music

Sat 1 Oct

Guitar Workshop with Chris Newman

MTU Cork School Of Music

Sun 2 Oct

Fiddle Concert Brendan Mulvihill, Gerry Harrington, Andrew Cadden, Caoimhe Flan

An Spailpín Fánach

Sun 2 Oct

Box Concert, Hughie Kennedy, Aidan Coffey, Billy Sutton, Benny McCarthy, Christy

An Spailpín Fánach

Sun 2 Oct

Mary Greene, Ellie Shine, Niamh Murphy, Alannah Thornburgh and Aileen Mythen

An Spailpín Fánach