Music & Festivals

There are 3 major festivals in Corofin celebrating traditional Irish music, traditional crafts and cooking, animals and gardening, and of course …beards! Music sessions happen weekly in the local pubs.

Traditional Irish Music Sessions

Enjoy sessions in the local pubs on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Corofin Traditional Festival

A week long festival of music, song and dance, featuring ticketed concerts, free recitals, workshops and over 30 sessions with over 100 of the country’s top trad musicians. For more information visit or phone +353 86 264 7552

Festival of Finn

Fest of Finn logoGot a beard you want to show off? Particularly good at stone throwing? Great fisherman? The Festival of Finn is for you! This festival takes place on May Bank Holiday weekend each year. It’s a 5 day family fun festival featuring the World Stone Throwing Championship, Ireland’s Best Beard & Moustache Competition, Festival Fancy Dress Parade, Lark at the Lake, Village Street Market, concerts & seisiúns, dancing & song, history & legends, film, competitions & games, sporting events and lots lots more. For more information visit or email

North Clare Agricultural Show

Annual one day family event featuring Horse and Pony Show Jumping, classes in horses, ponies, cattle, sheep, donkeys and also a dog show.  Indoor exhibits in flowers, vegs, home baking, crafts, poultry and many children’s classes.