Experience a beautiful town being taken over by the best of Irish music, song and dance! The annual Clifden Traditional Music Festival, known locally as Trad Fest, takes place from in April in Clifden, Connemara.

Trad Fest highlights include:

  • CD Launches
  • Tune Composition Competition
  • Music Sessions, Concerts
  • Workshops
  • Outdoor Gig Performances
  • 5K Run/Walk
  • Street Entertainment
  • Busking competition.

Musicians travel from all over the country for the festival. As always at the Trad Fest, most events are free and we encourage everyone to come along and experience what should be a great weekend of music, song and dance – there is something to suit everyone!

2022 dates to be announced.

Location: Clifden, Co. Galway