Sligo Jazz Project & International Summer School Festival
19-24 July Sligo Town, Co. Sligo
Annual International Summer School and Festival of Jazz & World Music.
The Sligo Festival
24 July - 6 August
The jam packed programme of events in the areas of music, theatre and visual arts will include outdoor concerts such as Jerry Fish & the Mudbug Club, The Stunning, The Strypes, a digital photo competition and open air theatrical pieces and more ....
Tread Softly - Season of Yeats
24 July - 5 August
A festival bringing the story of two of Sligo's greatest sones to life with 19 days of music, theatre, exhibitions and the spoken word.
Yeats International Summer School
27 July - 5 August
A highly prestigious international summer school catering for people of all stages of learning and achievement, and of all ages.
31 July-3 August
Riverstown, County Sligo
The Traditional Music Festival commemorates the musical genius of Sligo's James Morrison and his contemporaries.
Annual Warrior Run
Strandhill, Co. Sligo
A gruelling 15km road and hill race taking runner from the beachfront to the top of Knocknarea Mountain and back. Live music and street entertainment at the beachfront.
Sligo Town and County
Arts and cultural organisations open their doors until late with hundreds of free events, tours, talks and performances.
Sligo Festival of Baroque Music
The Model, Sligo Town
The annual festival takes place at the Model and provides an excellent programme of concerts, talks, workshops and master classes.
Sligo Live celebrates folk, roots, and indie music. Over the years it has carved out a niche as a relaxed, intimate and enjoyable music festival. This year's headline act is The Waterboys.
A weekend of music and singing, worldwide choirs, concerts, competitions, cabaret and pub singing.