The Gathering

Celebrate the Best of Traditional Music, Song and Dance at The Gathering

Experience the Magic of The Gathering and join the best and boldest trad musicians, singers, and dancers in the Gleneagle Hotel and INEC Killarney! Each year, in early Spring, Killarney becomes the vibrant epicentre of toe-tapping rhythms, roof-raising celebrations, festivities, and unforgettable memories.

With a festival programme brimming with electrifying concerts, spirited céilís, inspiring workshops, and even a late-night festival club, there’s no shortage of opportunities to indulge your love of all things “trad” and immerse yourself in the proud spirit and pulsating heartbeat of Irish music, song, and dance.

The Gathering

But The Gathering is just the beginning of your adventure in Killarney. With its rich history, treasured heritage sites, awe-inspiring nature, and breathtaking landscapes, you can fill this festival weekend with unforgettable moments.

So, mark your calendar and let the enchantment of The Gathering be your gateway to a world of adventure, laughter, and Irish craic! Come, be a part of something truly extraordinary. Killarney awaits with a spirit that beats to the rhythm of the bodhrán and dances with the energy of a traditional Irish music session.

The Gathering 2024 - February 28th to March 3rd Save the Date!