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It Takes A Village Festival is happening in Trabolgan in mid-September, here’s the all-Irish lineup and info

It Takes A Village Festival is happening in Trabolgan in mid-September, here’s the all-Irish lineup and info


Cork Festival It Takes A Village has announced a grand return to Trabolgan in East Cork next month from Friday September 17th to Sunday September 19th, with an extensive lineup.

The festival has taken place twice before and is set in a holiday village with self-catering accommodation, leisure facilities including a swimming pool, access to the private beach and the Bosca Beatha mobile sauna and here’s what the all-Irish lineup looks like:

It Takes A Village Festival Lineup

  • Those Nervous Animals
  • The Blindboy Podcast
  • Fish Go Deep
  • John Francis Flynn
  • Yenkee
  • TPM
  • Aoife Nessa Frances
  • House Plants
  • Gemma Dunleavy
  • Sinead Quinlan
  • Vicky Langan
  • Strange Boy
  • Gay Future with Eddie Kay and Angi
  • Donal Dineen
  • The Wild Geeze
  • Anna Mieke
  • Cormac Begley
  • Nealo
  • Royal Yellow
  • Laura O’Mahony
  • Fire Draw Near with Ian Lynch
  • Sprints
  • Stevie G
  • Aoife Nic Canna & Dandelion
  • Cian Finn
  • Clare Sands
  • Cornelius The Comic
  • Cian Austin Jesus
  • Art Of Algebra
  • Pontius Pilate & The Naildrivers
  • Make Me An Island
  • Kevin Blake
  • Emma Doran
  • Jossle
  • Blakkheart
  • Aidan Quigley & Sonny Emerald
  • Jonezy
  • The Point Of Everything
  • Bosca Beatha mobile sauna

The performances and events will take place all outdoors and all stages will adhere to capacity limitations in line with current restrictions.


You can register for tickets up to 11am this morning on and tickets on sale to mailing list only at 12pm.

  • Early Bird tickets go on sale at 12pm on Wednesday 11th August – €189pp

  • Remaining tickets go on sale at 12pm on Thursday 12th August – €209pp
  • Tickets can be purchased in groups of 2 – 9.

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    The ticket price includes 3 nights accommodation in a self-catering house + weekend festival ticket + private parking. All tickets must be paid for upfront. Due to the short lead-in time of the festival this year there is no option for payment in instalments.


    It Takes A Village is part funded by the Live Performance Support Scheme from the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media. 


    • A Digital Covid Cert OR a Negative Antigen Test OR a Negative PCR Test will be required in order to attend the event and will be checked by staff on arrival at the gates.
    • If a ticket holder does not have a Digital Covid Vaccine Certificate they will need to present a negative Antigen Test taken 48 hours of arrival or a negative PCR Test taken 72 hours of arrival. A person who fails to present evidence of one of the three options above will not be admitted to the site.

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