Locations of 2009 May Cultural Events

County Point of Interest Category
Midlands Golf Festival, A1:11-15 May
The FBD Insurance RAS - Cycle Race, A1:17-24 May
 
Antrim Annual Tulip Festival, A1:2-4 May
Balmoral Show, A1:13-15 May
Belfast Children's Festival, A1:22-31 May
Belfast City Marathon, A1:4-May
North West 200, A1:9-16 May
 
Carlow Carlow Golf Club Open Week, A1:30 May - 6 June
Carlow Regatta, A1:30-31 May
 
Cavan Breffni Arms Hotel Over 50's Fishing Competition, A1:25-28 May
 
Clare Burren in Bloom Festival, A1:1-31 May
Burren Law School Burren College of Art, A1:1-3 May
Burren Slow Food Festival, A1:15-17 May
Doonbeg International Jazz Festival, A1:29 May - 1 June
Fleadh Nua, A1:17-25 May
Iniscealtra Festival Of Arts, A1:24 May - 1 June
The Burren Landscape Painting Competition and Art Weekend, A1:22-24 May
 
Cork 82nd Cobh Summer Carillon Recital Season, A1:May - September (Sundays 4.30-5.30pm)
Ballydehob International Jazz Festival, A1:1-4 May
Baltimore Seafood and Wooden Boat Festival, A1:22-24 May
Bandon Music Festival, A1:29-31 May
Bay Run 09 - Half Marathon, A1:3-May
Castletownbere Whit Weekend Festival, A1:30-31 May
Commemoration of the Sinking of the RMS Lusitania, A1:4-May
Cork Pride, A1:24 May - 1 June
Fastnet Short Film Festival, A1:14-17 May
Festival of the Galtees, A1:29 May - 1 June
Kinsale Sevens Rugby, A1:1-3 May
Kinsale Vintage & Classic International Car Rally, A1:8-11 May
Ocean to City, A1:30-May
Rosscarbery Festival by the Sea, A1:29-31 May
South of Ireland Festival of Piping and Drumming, A1:30-31 May
The Baltimore Fiddle Fair, A1:7-10 May
Trevor/Bowen Summer School, A1:1-4 May
 
Donegal Beat the Bodhran, A1:29 May - 1 June
Cup of Tae Festival, A1:1-4 May
Dunfanaghy Seafood Festival, A1:29-31 May
The Carr Memorial Traditional Music Weekend, A1:28 May - 1 June
 
Down 11th Annual International Guinness Blues on the Bay Festival, A1:21-25 May
Castle Ward Opera, A1:29 May - 20 June
May Day Celebrations and Fair, A1:4-May
 
Dublin 6th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival, A1:4-17 May
Antiques, Fine Art and Collectors Fair, A1:17-May
Bloom 2009, A1:28 May - 1 June
Docklands Maritime Festival, A1:29 May - 1 June
Dublin City Soul Picnic, A1:21-24 May
Dublin Dance Festival, A1:9-23 May
Dublin International Toy and Train Fair, A1:24-May
European Winners Dog Show, A1:30 May - 1 June
Heineken Green Energy Festival, A1:2-4 May
Malahide International Festival of Piping & Drumming, A1:
Skerries Traditional Music Weekend, A1:15-17 May
Summer in Dublin Festival, A1:May - September
 
Galway Clifden Jazz & Blues Weekend, A1:29 May - 1 June
Connemara Bog Week, A1:22 May - 1 June
Connemara Mussel Festival, A1:1-3 May
Galway Early Music Festival, A1:15-17 May
Inishbofin Community Arts Festival, A1:9-11 May
The Joe Heaney Commemorative Festival of Traditional Singing, A1:1-3 May
Trad on the Prom, A1:1 May - 30 September (evry Sun, Tues & Thurs)
Volvo Ocean Race 2008-2009, Galway Stopover, A1:23 May - 6 June
 
Kerry Cuckoo Walking Festival, A1:1-4 May
Killarney Horse Racing Festival, A1:10-12 May
Listowel Horse Racing Festival, A1:30 May - 1 June
Listowel Writers' Week, A1:27-31 May
Portmagees 18th Annual Set Dancing & Music Weekend, A1:1-3 May
Rally of Lakes, A1:1-3 May
Siamsa Tire - Summer Season Performances, A1:May - September
World Bodhran Championships, A1:29 May - 1 June
 
Kildare The Boylesports Irish Guineas Festival, A1:23-24 May
 
Kilkenny Carlsberg Kilkenny Rhythm and Roots Festival, A1:1-4 May
Organic Geometry, A1:May - July
Smithwick's Cat Laughs Comedy Festival, A1:28 May - 1 June
 
Laois Gordon Bennett Classic Car Run, A1:29 May - 1 June
Laois International Golf Challenge, A1:18-21 May
 
Leitrim Wise Woman Festival, A1:8-10 May
 
Limerick AIB Rugby - League Finals, A1:9-May
Athea Horse & Pony Races, A1:31-May
Ballyhoura International Walking Festival, A1:1-4 May
Shameful Ideas & Thoughts Dance Festival, A1:5-9 May
The World is One Country , A1:2-3 May
Twilight Summer Festival at Limerick Racecourse, A1:17-May
 
Longford INK National Writers Group Festival, A1:15-17 May
 
Louth Art in Action, A1:30 May - 1 June
 
Mayo Feile Chois Cuain, A1:1-4 May
Feile na Tuaithe - Turlough Park, A1:23-24 May
Guinness Castlebar Blues Festival, A1:29-31 May
The Mask Challenge, A1:16-May
 
Meath Antiques, Fine Art and Collectors Fair, A1:10-May
Loughcrew Festival Opera, A1:29-31 May
 
Monaghan Fiddler of Oriel, A1:1-3 May
 
Offaly 16th Annual Slieve Bloom Walking Festival, A1:1-4 May
 
Roscommon Bling at King House, A1:4-May
Strokestown International Poetry Festival, A1:1-4 May
 
Sligo Ceilliuradh an Earraigh (Spring Festival) , A1:1-3 May
Cos Cos Sean Nos Dance Festival, A1:8-10 May
 
Tipperary Glen of Aherlow Walking Festival, A1:29 May - 1 June
 
Waterford European Geopark Week, A1:23 May - 7 June
John Treacy 10 Mile Classic and 5km Family Fun Run, A1:17-May
The Complete Irish Show - Song, Dance & Storytelling, A1:May - September