Kilkenny Arts Festival

The Kilkenny Arts Festival takes place each August and includes a programme featuring a variety of art forms, from classical music, to theatre & dance and street theatre, Music and Literature. The Festival is an important fixture in Kilkenny and has been running for over 40 years.

For more information on the great events taking place this August, click on the link for the Kilkenny Arts Festival.

Some Highlights from recent Festivals have included, the Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre Company – the Taming of the Shrew, Dawn Upshaw (Soprano) with Gilbert Kalish (Piano) or the Kilkenny Arts Festival Chorus. The Kilkenny Arts Festival is a popular event and it makes an already special location even more fun to visit this August.

The 4 star Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel is located in the heart of Kilkenny City and a great base for exploring Kilkenny. Check out our great Kilkenny Hotel Deals if you are planning to visit Kilkenny for the Arts Festival.