September 29th - October 15th 2023
Presented by Donegal County Council Culture Division
As a mark of respect to those who lost their lives in the tragic events in Creeslough on Friday, to their loved ones and to their communities, the following Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival events have been cancelled or postponed to a later date –
Aoife Scott , Damien O’Kane and Ron Block in Ballybofey on Wednesday, October 12th. ; The Paul McIntyre Quartet in Kilcar Parish Hall on Saturday, October 15th. ( which will now take place on Saturday, November 5th. ); Easkey Britton and Charlie McGettigan In Conversation in Ballyshannon on Sunday, October 16th. , and the following events in association with the Frances Browne Literary Festival – Deirdre O’Kane and Frankie McCafferty In Conversation in Ballybofey, on Friday, October 14th. and The Tale of Fairyfoot in Stranorlar, on Saturday and Sunday, October 15th. and 16th.
Please contact the respective venues or event promoters directly for ticket refunds, or for notification of rescheduled dates, when those details become available.
The 23rd Donegal Bay and Blue Stacks Festival
A Festival of Music, Theatre, Comedy & Literary Events
Welcome to the 23rd edition of this annual festival, which is presented by Donegal County Council Culture Division, in partnership with a range of arts organizations, cultural venues and community groups, largely in the South and South West of the county.
The festival is funded by Donegal County Council, The Arts Council, the Department of Tourism, Culture Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media (Decade of Centenaries Fund) and Creative Ireland.