When & Where The Fleadh na gCuach festival takes place in Kinvara in Galway in Ireland. It takes place on the May bank holiday weekend (the first weekend in May).
The name Fleadh-na-gCuach is Gaelic for the Cuckoo Festival.
What to Expect Great traditional Irish music blaring around the streets. There's plenty of traditional Irish music available from Connollys, Canoles, Fahys of Nogra, Flatleys, Greens, Keoghs, the Merriman Hotel, Pierhead, Sextons & Tullys. There's shows and lessons in Traditional Irish dancing throughout the weekend too.
For more information on this Irish festival please see the Fleadh na gCuach Official website
Getting there Book a train in Ireland here or book a flight into any airport in Ireland here.
Where to stay There are lots of good B & Bs and hotels in Kinvara which can be booked in advance here.