Events and Festivals

Limerick hosts a wide range of festivals and events throughout the year. There is always something to suit everyone. Our great location, local knowledge and ample free parking make us the ideal base for your visit to Limerick.

See a selection of the upcoming events in Limerick below.

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Freddie White - Dolans
Freddie White - Dolans
Freddie has been part of the fabric of the live music scene in Ireland since the 1970’s. Jun 22nd
Richard Harris International Film Festival 2018
Richard Harris International Film Festival 2018
Featuring national and international short films, a feature film, competitions, music and more. 25-29 Oct 2018
Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival 2018
Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival 2018
Ireland’s traditional festival, over 60,000 people. At Lisdoonvarna, County Clare. 1 hour 5 minutes from hotel. 31st Aug - 8th Sept 20 more
Limerick Women's Mini Marathon 2018
Limerick Women's Mini Marathon 2018
Run, walk or jog. Suitable for women of all ages and abilities. At University of Limerick, Castletroy (20mins walk from hotel) Date TBC
Oktoberfest Beag 2018
Oktoberfest Beag 2018
German beer festival with lots of food and fun entertainment. LIMERICK. 25 – 28 Oct 2018
Fusion Dance Festival 2018
Fusion Dance Festival 2018
International dances from dancers around the world. At Millennium Theatre, LIT, Moylish Park (15 mins from hotel) Aug 9–15 2018
Mungret Music Festival 2018
Mungret Music Festival 2018
Mungret Community Music Festival. Location: Mungret, Limerick. 24 & 25 Aug 2018
LGBT Music & Matchmaking Festival 2018
LGBT Music & Matchmaking Festival 2018
Drag performances, comedy, live music plus lots more. Lisdoonvarna 1hr 5mins from hotel. 5 & 6 Oct 2018
JP McManus Pro-Am
JP McManus Pro-Am
July 2020 will see the sixth staging of the JP McManus Pro-Am.
Riverfest Limerick 2019
Riverfest Limerick 2019
Limerick City’s premier summer festival. Lots of live entertainment, family fun, food and more. May Bank Holiday Weekend 2019