Events in Clonmel

Tipperary, The Golden Vale County is rich with culture, heritage and scenery. Lush landscapes & fascinating archaeological sites like Rock of Cashel cannot be missed. 

Clonmel in South Tipperary is situated along the River Suir nestled in the Comeragh Mountains. Clonmel is the ideal base to visit a wide range of wonderful attractions. These not only include the breath-taking scenery at the Glen of Aherlow but Cahir Castle, the Swiss Cottage, Mitchelstown Caves and in addition a feast of cycling, golf, walking and equestrian activities. 

Rent a bike, inhale the fresh air, head off on a casual ramble in the Nore Valley or spend the day at Clonmel racecourse, the choice is truly endless. Neighbouring counties Cork, Clare, Limerick, Waterford, Kilkenny, and Laois & Galway & Offaly are easily reached from Clonmel.  

Festivals & Events 

Clonmel Busking and Arts Festival 

2019 dates TBC

Clonmel Busking and Arts festival is a four day free music and arts festival taking place in Clonmel. The town will be playing host to over one hundred bands playing over one hundred gigs in many destinations all over the town. The Clonmel Busking and Arts Festival comes to a climax when O’Connell Street is completely taken over with a colossal “Street Ceilí” . 


The Bulmers Comeday Festival Thursday 22nd November to Sunday 25th November 2018

The Bulmers Comedy Festival has come to O'Keeffes yet again and this year they have a special student offer. They are as follows:

8.30pm Tickets ONLY €5

Bernard O’Shea
Tom Stade
Piff the Magic Dragon
Fred Cooke MC

8.30pm Tickets ONLY €5

David O’Doherty
Tony Law
Foil, Arms & Hog
Patrick Monahan MC

Clonmel Junction Festival

The Clonmel Junction Festival is an annual seven day festival.  Enjoy world class theatre, circus, dance, music, children’s events and street theatre all in the medieval town of Clonmel.  The town excels in showcasing both national and international performing arts, theatre, drama and workshops for all audiences. For a town with no committed performing arts venue, the Clonmel Junction Festival excels at showcasing the best of local national and international arts, theatre and drama to Clonmel audiences. From art exhibitions to street performances, to comedy acts, drama, workshops and performances to some of biggest names in music worldwide - this is one festival not to be missed when visiting the South East.

2019 dates to be confirmed