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2018 Headline Events

Here you’ll find a list of yearly headline events that are held in Kinsale. These are the big ones! If need any information regarding tickets, times etc. please contact the organisers directly or email us here.  Click on the individual events for more information.  For all other events click on the Events section.

Kinsale Pink Ribbon Walk, 4th March 2018

Maritime Parade in the Harbour, 16th March 2018

St. Patrick’s Day Parade, 17th March 2018

Battle Of Ballinspittle Duathlon 2nd April 2018

Old Head Golf Classic – 16th April 2018

Taste the Wild Atlantic Way Kinsale Street Food Festival – 21st April 2018

All Ireland Chowder Cook Off – 22nd April 2018

Kinsale Lions Club Charity Cycle for Sick Children – 28th April 2018

Heineken 30th Anniversary Kinsale 7s – 5th & 6th May 2018

2018 Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town – 10 May 2018

Darkness into Light – 12th May 2018

Kinsale Vintage Rally 12th & 13th May 2018

2018 Old Head of Kinsale Lighthouse Open Days – 26th and 27th May 2018

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Ball – May 31st 2018

Kinsale Point to Point – 2nd – 3rd June Bank Holiday 2018

Belgooly Show, 2nd June 2018

Round Britain and Ireland Race – Kinsale Yacht Club 5th-7th June 2018

Triangular Race – Kinsale Yacht Club

Giles Norman 30th Anniversary Exhibition – 29th June – 29th July 2018

June Kinsale Arts Weekend – July 19, 2018 – July 22, 2018

Tracton Arts Festival – TBD

Cork Tri Club / Kinsale King of the Hill Triathlon – 21st July 2018

The Midnight Gang by David Walliams – Fri 27 July 2018

Kinsale Regatta – 3rd-6th August 2018 Bank Holiday Weekend

Optimist National Championships, Kinsale Yacht Club – 15th-19th August 2018

Kinsale Lions Annual Walking Festival – 15th and 16th September 2018

2018 Kinsale Shark Awards – 27th-29th September 2018

Words by Water, Kinsale Literary Weekend – 4th-8th October 2018

Kinsale Gourmet Festival – 13th & 14th October 2018

Kinsale Fringe Jazz Festival – 26th-29th October 2018 Bank Holiday Weekend

Kinsale Christmas – Shopping, Santa & Festivities – November/December

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For a full listing of ALL events click on the Events section on this website.

View 2017 Headline Events here