Festivals

The Top of the Rock is a perfect place to stay for any of the great festivals/ events which take place in West Cork each year. This years’ festivals include…

  • April 28th – 1st May 2017: The Drimoleague Wild Duck Festival is the annual festival of our village. It’s a great family weekend with fancy dress parade, duck races, barbeque and musical events and of course WALKS as follows:
  • Bantry Walking Festival 2nd – 5th June 2017
  • West Cork Music Festival Friday 30th June to Saturday 8th July 2017. Let the inspiration of our Pod Páirc and walks be the backdrop for this world class musical event happening just twelve miles away. This is the most reasonably priced accommodation you will find for the festival. Bantry is just 12 miles away, or if you leave the car at home, why not avail of public transport. If need be we can arrange transport back to the Pod Páirc late at night for a small extra cost. Be inspired!
  • West Cork Literary Festival 14th-21st July 2017 For the literary genius in you….Let the inspiration of our Pod Páirc and the Drimoleague Heritage Walks be the backdrop for this great literary event happening just twelve miles away. Bantry is just 12 miles away, or if you leave the car at home, why not avail of public transport. If need be we can arrange transport back to the Pod Páirc late at night for a small extra cost. li>
  • St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Way Community Walk 5th-6th August 2017
  • St Finbarr’s Pilgrim Way Contemplative Walk… 12th-13th August 2017
  • “A Taste of West Cork” food festival Skibbereen 8th – 16th September 2017.

 

St. Finbarr's Way Walk Family PictureWalking Sign on Stacked Stones on St. Finbarr's Walk