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A Brand New Venue for Carlow Arts Festival 2024

"Fantasy, Drama And Storytelling"

Press Release


The 45th edition of Carlow Arts Festival will run from Wed 5th - Sun 9th June 2024.

A vibrant week of visual & live art & creative connection.

The Long and Short of It Animations Available to Watch

You can watch all four animations from The Long and Short of It now on our website.

Get Your Tickets for Cycles 24th September

Come join us on Sunday, September 24 for ‘Cycles’, a collective cycling experience.

Thank You!

From all of us at Carlow Arts Festival, we want to thank everyone who helped make 2023's festival a success.

Box Office Opening Hours

Box Office opens onsite and online. Get your tickets now!

Just announced - 'Wires, Strings & Other Things'!

Carlow Arts Festival is inviting primary school classes from 1st - 6th class to join us for a special performance of "Wires, Strings & Other Things" at VISUAL on Wednesday 7th June.

Young people get creating for Carnival of Collective Joy

Many hands make light work!

Job Opportunity – Executive Director

Carlow Arts Festival is seeking to appoint an Executive Director on a full-time basis. The Executive Director will report to and work collaboratively with the Artistic Director to deliver the festival’s strategic and artistic goals.

Over 65s Showcase Their Art in Hacketstown

The first exhibition for 'The Long and Short of It' was held in Hacketstown

Carlow’s Carnival of Collective Joy Awarded 'Begin Together' Funding

The Festival receives funding from the Bank of Ireland Begin Together Fund with Business to Arts.

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