Craic  In  The  Granite

Aughrim Music and Arts Festival June 28th - June 30th 2013

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Aughrim Music and Arts Festival


June 26th - June 28th 2015


Busking Competition 

The winner will be announced  at the Pavilion and will be presented with the Deirdre Heffernan Memorial Trophy and a cash prize.

Strings and Things, winners of the inaugural  Busking Competition. Well done to Luke Nesbitt, Isobelle Nesbit and James O'Meara Ryan.

Craic In The Granite is a major new music and arts festival being held in Aughrim on 26th, 27th and 28th of June 2015.


Information meeting each Wednesday at 8.30pm in O'Tooles Pub Aughrim.

An exciting event on the last weekend of June, which will appeal to families, adults and children alike. Our aims include creating business prospects for Ireland, Co. Wicklow and the surrounding areas, showcasing local amenities and produce, adding to a growing sense of local community while providing a platform for musicians from home and abroad.


The Aughrim Music festival will embrace all genres of music from popular and traditional through to classical and jazz as well as providing a range of workshops for all levels of musicianship. The festival is a non-profit event with all committee members giving of their time for free. Any surplus will be used for next year's festival.


Lack of initial funding can be a great obstacle for most festivals, especially new ones. We hope you can see the cultural potential in this project and would love to have on board any new sponsors. There are many other opportunities available through street and stage banners and in our parking and campsite facilities.

Craic In The Granite 2014 - The lineup last year

Craic In The Granite 2013 - The first year lineup

'The Granite Village in The Garden of Ireland'

Tickets - 0894 820724

YouTube Channel

Check out last year's highlights

History of Aughrim Pipe Band - Part I