Monthly Archives: September 2016

Photos from this year’s festival

Photos from this year’s festival are now available on and also on our Facebook page. Please feel free to send us any pictures that you may have of the festival that you may like displayed.

Festival Closing

And so our festival comes to a fitting close at The Rock of Cashel with The Vanbrugh Quartet. We would sincerely like to thank everyone for their ongoing support over the last few days. As a completely voluntary committee we couldn’t organise the festival without the help and goodwill that we have received in the […]

Updated Booking Information for Sunday

Horrible History Tours (Sunday) Tickets can be bought at The Plaza. Púca Puppets: Na Luchóga agus na hEilifintí & Béirín Beag Buí- Tickets can be bought on the door. Please note that parking is not available in the Cathedral Grounds. Hip Hop Workshop with XOD Tickets can be booked at Halla na Féile. Wood Turning […]

Street Entertainment today

Due to unforeseen circumstance Circus Outside the Box will be with us instead of Hakuna Matata as our street entertainment today on the Plaza. Don’t miss their aerial show, acrobatics and comedy. Times: 1pm and 2.30pm Venue: The Plaza Duration: 30 minutes Age suitability: all ages Cost: Free

Updated Booking Information for Saturday Events and Workshops:

Online booking for Saturday’s events has now ceased but limited spaces remain in some workshops. For workshops and events held at Cashel Library, booking is only available through Cashel Library (tel: 062 63825) Ralph McTell-Tickets can still be bought from Brú Ború (tel: 062 61122).   Limited spaces still remain in the following workshops/events and […]

Online Payment Links

Please note that the online payment links for workshops will be removed from the website at 12pm the night before the workshop is due to take place. If spaces remain it will be advertised on Facebook. Please note that places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. As most workshops have a […]

Friday’s Schedule of Events

Friday, September 16, 2016 Harvest Knots Workshops with National Museum of Ireland Country Life -Cashel Library, Big Sing with Edward Craig: Director of Grosvenor Choir-Brú Ború (for secondary school choirs only), The Freeborn Exchange Celebrating Ireland 2016: Gavin Freeborn-Pop Up Studio-Heritage Centre, How to be an Illustrator: Talk by Fintan Taite-Cashel Library (booked out), Workshops […]

Booked Out Events

Please note that the following events are now booked out: Manchán Magan’s talk on the Rock of Cashel, Soaring Voices Concert, Woodturning (12-16year olds)- Sunday 2pm (limited space still available in three other workshops), Woodturning (Adults)- Saturday 9.30am, Saturday 4pm, Sunday 9.30am (limited space still available in Sunday 4pm workshop), Basket Making with Diane Carton, […]

Become a Festival Volunteer

Become a Festival Volunteer and play an important role in making Cashel Arts Festival an unforgettable experience. We are looking for volunteers to help out at various festival events from Thursday 15th-Sunday 18th September. We would be delighted if you could spare an hour or two. Please email if you are interested.

Cashel Arts Festival on The Plaza

Full details of events Please check back for updated details or go to our Facebook page Thursday, 16th Sept: 5.30pm        Music by Groove Republic 6pm             Opening of Arts Exhibitions by Arts Officer Melanie Scott 6.30pm        Music by Groove Republic and chance to view and visit art exhibitions 7.45pm        Reception and Official Opening of […]