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Organisers are delighted to announce a return to live folk music at the 42nd Cork Folk Festival, happening across Cork city from Wednesday 29th September to Sunday 3rd October 2021.

Cork Folk Festival have programmed four headline concerts at the Triskel Arts Centre featuring the likes of Freddie White (Sold Out), Steve Cooney, Tara Breen and Fiona Kennedy.

An open-air concert Folk Fest in the Park' with Seán Ó Sé & The Abbey Céili Band will take place live at Fitzgerald Park. There'll be a celebration of legendary traditional singer Margaret Barry and her grandfather, piper Robert (Bob) Thompson in St Peter's Church, and a film showing of Ceol na bhFánaithe featuring Margaret Barry.

Plus sessions from some of the country's finest Folk and Trad musicians & much, much more. For full details, and to book tickets, visit

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