Cairde Sligo Arts Festival is an annual cultural adventure set amongst the backdrop of the Wild Atlantic Way. An unmissable week of culture, performance, family-friendly events, visual art, and street-theatre in a range of unique and surprising venues, at the heart of the programme lies a varied music strand featuring unique collaborations in special locations.

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The Wild Atlantic Way

Almost 2,500 kilometre drive will be the longest defined coastal drive in the world. Stretching along the Atlantic coast from Donegal to West Cork. Sligo, located along the route is a Discovery Point on this Atlantic Coastal Drive. Find out more:

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Things To Do

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