Rosses Point Shanty Festival

Rosses Point Shanty Festival


Where: Rosses Point, Sligo

(See below for exact location)

When: 15th – 17th June 2018


Brush up on those sea shanties!

If you love good traditional seafaring music in a lively and fun atmosphere, this is the one for you! Rosses Point with its rich maritime history will be hosting the International Sea Shanty festival for the eighth year and it’s going stronger than ever.

There will be an exciting range of musicians and bands singing a range of shantys from home and abroad.

The festival is fun forr the whole family and for all in aid of a great cause! The festival is run entirely on a voluntary basis and it also promotes the work of the RNLI.

The weekend will be packed with fun events including concerts, sing alongs, workshops, boat races and more. All set in the beautiful surrounds of Sligo’s Rosses Point! This is one festival not to misss!

Where exactly is the Rosses Point Shanty Festival?

And the best advice we can share with you…

  • Make sure you check out Rosses Point famous metal man!
  • Rosses Point is along the Wild Atlantic Way, stay a few extra days and explore the best of the west coast

For a full list of events:

Categories: Sligo

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