Siamsa Sraide Street Festival

Festivals in County Mayo in the West of Ireland


August 2017

Siamsa Sraide Street Festival, meaning “Fun on the Street”, is the quintessential Irish Festival and will run from Friday 4th August to Wednesday 9th August in Swinford.

The event is full packed with Traditional Irish Music, Rock Music and Crossroads Céilí (on a wooden platform). It includes street performances, a Heritage Day, street market stalls, indoor country market and the acclaimed International Busking Competitions.

The programme depicts regional and cultural variations typical to east Mayo. There will be also history walks and talks, poetry recitals, a children’s programme, sporting events such as the family fun children’s cycle, the senior cycle and the 6km run.