The BAND Festival 2018

Bluegrass And Nashville Dunfanaghy

The BAND Festival 2018

22nd - 24th June 2018 - Dunfanaghy, County Donegal

Welcome to 2nd annual Bluegrass And Nashville Dunfanaghy Music Festival

To follow last great festival, we are assembling a top line-up of Bluegrass musicians, as well as multi-talented Nashville inspired bands. The festival will be taking place in the charming village of Dunfanaghy, surrounded by the awe-inspiring scenery of Donegal.

To keep up to date with all exciting upcoming news about The BAND Festival 2018, you can sign up to our mailing list below!

Festival Line-Up

We are working hard trying to get a line-up to equal and even surpass last years incredible array of talent.

If you or your band think you would be a great fit for the festival, why not contact us using the form below? We'd love to see you play in Dunfanaghy this summer.

For a reminder of the great acts who played for us last year you can click below!


Dunfanaghy, County Donegal

Some of Ireland's most beautiful beaches, cliffs, headlands, forest parks and scenry can all be found in the area around Dunfanaghy. The location of Dunfanaghy makes it the perfect base for visiting the beautiful north west.

The village overlooks the magnificant Horn Head, is adjacent to the blue flag Kilahoey beach with its golden sands and crystal clear water, and is a short drive to the picturesque harbour at Portnablagh, the blue flag beach at Marble Hill, Ards Forest Park, Ards Friary, Doe Castle, the Rosguill Peninsula, the Fanad Peninsula, Glenveigh National Park.

Dunfanagy is also located right on the Wild Atlantic Way! Perfect!

Contact Us

The year 2018 will be the second year of The BAND Festival.

We are currently constructing a line-up of quality Bluegrass & Nashville inspired musicians. If you are part of a band, or know of a good band, please contact us.

We are also seeking sponsors for the second year of the festival. If you would be in a position to offer sponsorship to help to bring The BAND Festival to life, again, please contact us.

Festival Sponsorship

Independent festivals like ours can't exist without help from our generous sponsors. If you or your company would like to help the festival, we'd love to return the favour by advertising your business on our website and promotional literature

We have a variety of sponsorship packages available and would to here from you. You can contact us using the form above