June 14th – 17th 2019 marks this festival’s 9th year running. Coordinator Dick Miles is pleased to welcome Martin Carthy back to the festival for the third time, along with old favourites such as Matt Cranitch and Jackie Daly, , Rosie Stewart RoisinWhite and many more.
For the first time, we welcome John Kirkpatrick. and Geoff Higginbottom
Sea songs, shanties, dance, craft market, Art Exhibition” Cois Mara” in Aisling Gallery and craft stalls, sea songwriting competition, music in the pubs and Ballydehob Community Hall. Most events are free except for headline concert.
Supported by IMRO, Ballydehob Community Council, Cork County Council and the local community. The Ballydehob Fastnet Maritime Folk Festival takes place every June.
Phone Number: 027 62916 or 085 834 3145