Earagail Arts Festival

Earagail Arts Festival is a bilingual (Irish and English language), multidisciplinary arts festival which takes place every July throughout County Donegal on the North West Atlantic seaboard of Ireland. The Earagail Arts Festival is a venue-based music and arts festival with eclectic and alternative music, visual arts, circus and theatre programmes alongside spoken word, film, family and children centred events.

The festival brings inspiring performers to this captivating European frontier, showcases artists from the area and provide opportunities for cultural exchange. It employs a range of venues from purpose built theatres and galleries, to village halls and outdoor venues created for the occasion, serviced by professional technical crew and production management. The level of genuine positive feedback from artists and audiences alike is testament to the festival's core belief in ensuring the best quality experience for everyone.

Celebrating the best in international and local artists has produced a rich vein of collaborations and partnerships including Toumani Diabate and Liam OMaonlai, Donal Lunny and Cor Thaobh a Leithid, The Henry Girls with The Fox Hunt, Victor Gama and An Cosan Glas, Inishowen Gospel Choir and Moya Brennan. From movie screenings in forests and castles to innovative theatre,street arts and circus in gardens, parks and state of the art venues, the festival's unique programme reaches out across County Donegal. Earagail Arts Festival was w inner of Outstanding Contribution to the Local Economy Award 2010 Enterprising Donegal Business Awards and winner of Carlton Best Programme Award 2009 Association of Irish Festivals & Events.

Website : http://www.eaf.ie

Unit B6
Enterprise Fund Business Park

Contact: Paul Brown

Phone: +353 74 9168800


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By Earagail Arts Festival | 2013-06-04 13:14:39

Earagail Arts Festival celebrating 25 years

Earagail Arts Festival celebrates its silver anniversary this year and 25 years of festival fun with a programme that celebrates the true creative spirit of County Donegal. From the 21st June to the 21st July 2013 this iconic festival will be on the road from Inishowen to West Donegal to Letterkenny with a host of new productions from award-winning local and international artists.