Top 10 Things To Do

Festival season in Kilkenny kicks off in April with the Pan Celtic Festival, a celebration of all things Celtic.

Following closely in May the Rhythm & Roots festival sees the city alive with bluegrass, country and alternative country music.

The progressive Kilkenny Arts Festival takes place each August. See more information on the Kilkenny Arts Festival.

For a belly-full of laughs, visit the city during the Cats Laugh Festival in June!  See more information on The Cat Laughs Festival.


Kilkenny Castle

Kilkenny Street Scene

Kilkenny - Antique Shop