43rd Cork Folk Festival Programme and Ticket Links


43rd Cork Folk Festival Main Programme   29th Sept-2nd Oct

Thursday 29th September

MTU Bishopstown 1pm Thomas McCarthy Free

An Spailpín Fánach (Downstairs) 6pm Thomas McCarthy a guest of the Cork Singers Club Free

Cypress Avenue 8pm Emma Lankford €19 TICKET LINK

Coughlans Bar 7.30pm Padraig Jack with support from Eileen Healy & Emily Donoghue €15 TICKET LINK

An Spailpín Fánach 9pm A Celebration of Sliabh Luachra with Eoin Stan O’ Sullivan, Emma O’ Leary, Pat Fleming, Maura O’Connor and Bryan O’ Leary €15 TICKET LINK

Douglas GAA 9pm Céilí Mór with Ger Murphy & Ken Cotter €10 TICKET LINK

Friday 30th September

Triskel Christchurch: 8pm Sean Keane, Matt Molloy, Máire Ní Chathasaigh & Chris Newman €25/ €23.50 Conc. TICKET LINK

Live at St Lukes 8pm Fiddle Fair Gala Concert with Liz Doherty’s Fiddlesticks, North Cregg, Catriona McKay & Chris Stout, Lena Jonsson & Johanna Juhola €25+ Booking Fee TICKET LINK

An Spailpín Fánach 9pm Caitlín Nic Gabhann & Ciarán Ó Maonaigh, Seamie O’Dowd & Leonard Barry €15


Saturday 1st October

Cork School of Music Workshops 11am -1pm Traditional Song: Máire Ní Cheilleachair TICKET LINK , Sliabh Luachra Tunes: Matt Cranitch Jackie Daly €15 TICKET LINK Máire Ní Chathasaigh Harp Chris Newman Guitar. Booking http://www.proc.ie or cfolkf@gmail.com

Triskel Christchurch 1pm Frankie Gavin and Catherine McHugh CD Launch €15 TICKET LINK

An Spailpín Fánach 2pm Flute & Whistle Concert; Karl Nesbitt, Mary Donegan, Aoife Granville, Joanne Quirke €10 TICKET LINK

The Long Valley 3pm Jimmy Crowley & Eve Telford €10 TICKET LINK

An Spailpín Fánach 5pm Concertina Concert with Paddy Egan, Éimhear Flannery, Cliona Halley, Niall Vallely €10 TICKET LINK

Triskel Christchurch: 8pm DANÚ in Concert with Eoin Jordan €25/ €23.50 Conc. TICKET LINK

Live at St Lukes 8pm Clare Sands €21+Booking Fee TICKET LINK

An Spailpin Fanach 9.30pm Trad Concert; Gerry Harrington, Peter Browne, Seosaimhín Ní Bheaglaoich, Charlie Piggott with Jackie Daly & Matt Cranitch €15 TICKET LINK

Sunday 2nd October

An Spailpín Fánach 1pm Fiddle Concert with Brendan Mulvihill, Caoimhe Flannery, Gerry Harrington, Andrew Cadden €10 TICKET LINK

Fitzgerald Park: 2pm Folk fest in the Park, Torcán, Douglas Comhaltas Free Openair Family Friendly Event.

An Spailpín Fánach 4pm ‘Gals at Play’ with Mary Greene, Ellie Shine , Niamh Murphy, Alannah Thornburgh and Aileen Mythen €15 TICKET LINK

Triskel Christchurch 6pm Music Network Tour: Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, Mark Redmond and Cormac De Barra €20/€18 TICKET LINK

An Spailpín Fánach 7.30pm Box Concert with Hughie Kennedy, Aidan Coffey, Billy Sutton, Benny McCarthy, Christy Leahy €10 TICKET LINK

The Gate Cinema 4pm‘Dark Horse On The Wind, The Life and Songs of Liam Weldon’ directed by Myles O’Reilly.  Part of the 4 film programme, ‘The Power of the Song’, presented by Cork Folk Festival in association with IndieCork Film Festival. See www.indiecork.com for full details. Tickets € 7.50/€7


Cork Opera House 8pm Mary Black in Concert with Bill Shanley, Pat Crowley, Nick Scott, Richie Buckley and Liam Bradley plus Gráinne Hunt. Tickets €36+Booking Fee TICKET LINK

The Crane Lane 11.30pm Two Time Polka FREE

An Spailpin Season Ticket

for all seven concerts at An Spailpín Fánach TICKET LINK

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