- Events Calendar
- St Patrick’s Day
- Achill Easter Festival
- Heinrich Böll Memorial Weekend
- Achill Half Marathon & 10K
- Achill Yawl Festival
- Féile na mBoillaí / Bill’s Rock Festival
- Féile Na Mara / Achill Island Festival of the Sea
- Dooagh Day
- Scoil Acla
- Féile Inis Bigil
- Quest Achill
- Sheep Show
- New Year’s Eve
Festivals and events on Achill Island, Ireland
For a calendar of major events happening on Achill Island see our Events Calendar.
For this week’s entertainment guide, please see the Achill Weekly Entertainment Guide.
To keep updated with all Achill events direct to your mobile device, download the What’s On in Achill app
Achill offers a busy, varied and exciting range of festivals and events throughout the year. Our events diary provides a calendar of the major and most popular events.
The annual Scoil Acla summer school is hugely popular, offering tuition in traditional music to students of all levels as well as writer’s workshops, a painters school, readings, exhibitions, concerts and more.
Use the navigation links on the left to find out more about Achill’s festivals and events. Further details can also be obtained from the Achill Tourism office, which is open all year round.
For information on travelling to Achill, including a map of Ireland, please consult our Getting Here & Getting Around section. These pages include a detailed map of Achill Island, allowing you to see the exact location of events and festival activities on Achill Island.