Carrickmacross Arts Festival 2018 - Full 4-Day Weekend

Carrickmacross Arts Festival 2018 - Full 4-Day Weekend

Callans of the Bridge Monaghan
Callans of the Bridge, Monaghan
Callans of the Bridge Monaghan Thu, 23 Aug 18:00 - Sun, 26 Aug 23:59, 2018
Thu, 23 Aug 18:00 - Sun, 26 Aug 23:59, 2018

Event Information

Age Information

Children are not permitted after 9pm. Comedy Night (Friday) is strictly over 18s. Right of admission is reserved.

Ticket Information

Four-Day Ticket: €50 plus booking fee

Children under 12 go free


Doors Time: Thursday 6pm | Friday 5pm |Saturday 12pm | Sunday 12pm


All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Under 18s not permitted on-site after 9pm.

Friday 24th August (Comedy Night) is over 18s only.



Ireland’s biggest small festival returns from the 23rd – 26th of August, 2018 in Carrickmacross, County Monaghan.


The first 12 artists have been announced for this unique boutique 4-day festival which features the best of original Irish music, exhibitions of cutting edge visual art, side-splitting comedy from some of the finest Irish comedians, a series of engaging workshops, talks and seminars, quirky crafts, artisan food, open air cinema, poetry & prose recitals, a play area for kids with an array of children’s workshops, live drama, live art demonstrations, art installations, trad music sessions, a Pop Up Gaeltacht and so much more.


Ireland’s biggest small festival is five years old and to celebrate we’ve invited back some of your favourite artists from over the years as well as the best new artists in Ireland in 2018.


The first 12 artists announced are:



Ham Sandwich , Kíla, Third Smoke, Heroes in Hiding, Brendan Mc Cahey Music, Pine The Pilcrow, Sun.Set.Ships, Noah - more to come



Aidan Shields, Michael Downey - more to come


Visual Arts

Celia Richard, Hattie Billingham Glass Artist - more to come