While West Cork’s rich bounty is available to enjoy all year round, the festival itself – created by local people – treats visitors to more than 250 events; bringing them right into the heart of what West Cork and its culture is all about, through face to face encounters with pioneering food producers and organic farmhouses, enjoying food in many different ways from foraging to market stalls and a rare opportunity to experience food, crafted by world renowned guest chefs, in unique venues from stately homes and castles to distilleries that open exclusively for the festival
Bantry Walking Festival
Bantry West Cork Chamber Music Festival
The Bantry West Cork Chamber Music Festival has become one of the leading chamber music events in Europe, attracting local, national and international audiences alike. It features more than 100 performers, some well known, others just starting their careers. There is music for every taste and performed in almost every chamber combination.