Masters of Tradition will return to Bantry in August.

More details of the programme, format changes and Covid-19 Safety Guidelines will be announced in the coming weeks.

We are grateful for the generous support of the Arts Council of Ireland and Cork County Council.


We are still here for you!

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Want the benefits of Friendship?
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See our Full Programme of 2020 events here.

Meet the Artists

Biographies and images of artists appearing at our festival this year – and through the years.


All you need to know to book tickets for our Masters of Tradition festival

And More …

We just didn’t have enough room anywhere else

Planning Your Visit?

Our Bantry home is set within a magnificent landscape which has inspired its own language, literature, art and song – and is an ideal place for visitors to discover Ireland’s wild, west coast.

Tourist Information

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Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
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University College Cork
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