The 4th Kilkenny Tradfest returns from the 16th to 20th March 2016. The festival showcases the best of Irish traditional music, in a variety of unique venues across Kilkenny city. Held across St.Patrick’s Day weekend, the festival is accessible to everyone, with both free and ticketed events.
Join us for five days of world-class acts, including; music from Hothouse Flowers, Damien Dempsey, Duke Special, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Steve Cooney and many more fantastic traditional Irish musicians and bands. There are events for all ages, with the TradTrail, music & dance workshops, family activities and more.
Don’t miss St.Patrick’s Day for the fantastic annual Parade, taking place within the heart of our Medieval City!
TradFest 2016 Sponsors – Thank you for your support
St. Patrick’s Festivities 2016 Sponsors – Thank you for your support