Top 5 Irish things to do this week.

Never say you're free again! Follow our weekly top 5 guide’s about what's actually going on! Have a taste of Laya Healthcare’s City Spectacular or get your snacks ready and prepare for the GAA Ulster Champ Final!!

1. Valentia Isle Festival

Pic: Valentia Isle Festival (http://bit.ly/29Qqu44)

Pic: Valentia Isle Festival (http://bit.ly/29Qqu44)

What is it?: Art, Culture, Food, Spoken word and Music Festival.

Where is it?:Valentia Island, Ireland (over-looking the Skellig Rocks)

When is it?: 10-12th July

Want more info?: http://www.valentiaislefestival.com/ and @Valentiafest

2. Carrick-on-Shannon Water Music Festival

Pic: Carrick Water Music Fest (http://bit.ly/29Gwn2M)

Pic: Carrick Water Music Fest (http://bit.ly/29Gwn2M)

What is it?: The 12th annual Carrick Water Music Festival is just around the corner, commencing July 13th, bringing 5 days of musical and artistic discovery.

Where is it?: Carrick on Shannon, Ireland

When is it?: 13th-17th July

Want more info?: http://www.carrickwatermusicfestival.com/ and @WaterMusicFest

3. Laya Healthcare's City Spectacular, Cork

Pic: Laya Healthcare’s City Spectacular (http://www.cityspectacular.com/

Pic: Laya Healthcare’s City Spectacular (http://www.cityspectacular.com/

What is it?: Showcase of the best in international street performance, interactive family activities and workshops, delicious artisan producers and street food from around the world!

Where is it?: Fitzgerald Park, Cork

When is it?: 16th-17th July

Want more info?: http://www.cityspectacular.com/ and @cityspectacular

4. GAA Ulster Champ Final

Pic: Ulster Football Championship Finals (http://bit.ly/29FQzj1

Pic: Ulster Football Championship Finals (http://bit.ly/29FQzj1

 

What is it?: The GAA Ulster Championship Finals 2016 is an inter-county competition for gaelic football teams within the Irish province of Ulster.

Where is it?: Ulster, Ireland

When is it?: 17th July

Want more info?: http://www.gaa.ie/ and @officialgaa

5. Longitude

Pic: Longitude Festival (http://bit.ly/29QwD0e

Pic: Longitude Festival (http://bit.ly/29QwD0e

What is it?: Sister to internationally known festival Latitude. 3 days of the newest and hottest artists on the scene.

Where is it?: Marley Park, Dublin, Ireland

When is it?:  17th-19th July

Want more info?: http://www.longitude.ie/ and @longitudefest

 

 

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