# festival - Thursday 31 October, 2013
Ireland is missing out on a key cultural and tourism opportunity by not fostering and encouraging a much larger and more evolved international cultural festival centred around Irish history and mythology, writes TD Catherine Murphy.
# festival - Wednesday 30 October, 2013
# festival - Monday 14 October, 2013
The tragedy was sparked by rumours a bridge was about to collapse. Authorities are coming in for criticism over their approach.
# festival - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
The amended bye-laws will only affect certain times during specific events but there are still some who are unhappy with the decision.
# festival - Sunday 1 September, 2013
It looked epic and oh, so very colourful.
# festival - Friday 30 August, 2013
Heading to the Picnic? You lucky so-and-so.
The Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and drinkaware.ie have released their tips for staying safe.
As you pack up your festival luggage today, here’s a list of items you’ll be sorry you forgot.
# festival - Wednesday 28 August, 2013
Promoters have warned of a large number of very convincing ticket forgeries being offered for sale on the internet.
# festival - Monday 26 August, 2013
The action kicks of at five o’clock on Friday evening.
# festival - Thursday 22 August, 2013
She’ll be putting together (and voting in) a manifesto on how to improve Ireland.
# festival - Wednesday 21 August, 2013
Festival director Sean Doran talks about hosting the world’s largest multi-arts festival in a small town in Co Fermanagh, and how the arts can melt away tensions in Northern Ireland.
# festival - Tuesday 20 August, 2013
All the action as it happened from the Dome.
# festival - Thursday 15 August, 2013
The actress was due to appear at the International Beckett Festival but had to pull out due to a sudden bereavement.
# festival - Tuesday 13 August, 2013
# festival - Monday 12 August, 2013
Ireland’s one-time richest man believes the current government is anti-Seán Quinn because it has been “sold a pup”.
# festival - Sunday 4 August, 2013
Do you have what it takes to last?
# festival - Friday 2 August, 2013
David Guetta, Calvin Harris and Snoop Dogg are among the acts playing in Kildare this weekend.
# festival - Monday 22 July, 2013
# festival - Saturday 20 July, 2013
From returning a lost purse to giving an elderly neighbour a lift, our commenters tell us about their recent acts of kindness.
# festival - Sunday 7 July, 2013
Get an eyeful of these…
# festival - Saturday 29 June, 2013
Mick Jagger has already tweeted a photo of himself at the festival with his yurt.
# festival - Tuesday 25 June, 2013
Necessity is the mother of invention, a fact the small community of Kilfinane in Co Limerick knows well. With young people leaving in search of work, townspeople have come together to create a special event in the shadow of the Ballyhoura mountains.
# festival - Monday 13 May, 2013
The Cannes Film Festival begins this week and runs until 26 May.
# festival - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
Some of the most pained comments from the festival’s Facebook page.
Organisers are offering discounted tickets to loyal fans, but how do you show you’ve been to the festival before?
Last Day on Mars by Ruairí Robinson stars Liev Schreiber and Romola Garai and has been selected for the prestigious Director’s Fortnight at Cannes.
# festival - Friday 19 April, 2013
The tenth Picnic will take place the last weekend of August, organisers have announced.
A quiz for everyone.
The festival has been announced for Punchestown this August Bank Holiday Weekend.
# festival - Saturday 23 March, 2013
Nowruz is a traditional festival to mark spring – and last night people from Ireland’s Afghan, Azerbaijani, Baha’I, Iranian, Kazakh, Kurdish and Turkish communities all gathered to celebrate it.
# festival - Saturday 16 March, 2013
The acclaimed writer joins Dan Brown in the line up for the festival in May.
# festival - Friday 15 March, 2013
Festivals and events can bring much-needed tourism to a town, village or region, generating substantial economic and socio-cultural benefits. Feargus Dunne advises on how to organise one.
# festival - Tuesday 12 March, 2013
However, the first race will start 35 minutes late, at 2.05pm.
# festival - Monday 4 February, 2013
We don’t think you’re ready for this wellie…
# festival - Friday 1 February, 2013
The event is due to take place this weekend in Clonmel, Co Tipperary.
# festival - Sunday 11 November, 2012
You’re never too young to make a film, as pupils from around Ireland showed at the FÍS Film Festival and awards.
# festival - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
The 61st Wexford Festival Opera is close to selling out with more than a fortnight to go before opening.
# festival - Sunday 7 October, 2012
1,400 tickets a minute were sold this morning.