Westival 2019 Highlights

Welcome To Westival

Join us for the October Bank Holiday weekend 2019 where we will be welcoming audiences, performers and artists to take a front row seat on the cusp of creativity along the Wild Atlantic Way. This years programme is packed full of musical delights, immersive art experiences, brilliant theatre and lots of family friendly events. So, get browsing, book tickets and let yourself loose around this wonderful town!

Conor Wilson, Festival Director

Explore The 2019 Programme


We have a stellar lineup of acts this year from club thumpers to mellow musos, you are sure to find something to your taste. 

Explore Music


From aerial beauty to spooky tales - our theatre programme is fast paced and fun filled.

Explore Theatre

Visual Arts

From visual art trails to delicate glass sculptures, your eyes are in for a real feast during this years festival. 

Explore Visual Arts


Our literary programme is a total page turner, featuring heavyweights in Irish writing and of course our international poetry competition. 

Explore Literature

Family Fun

Spooky stories, thieving teddy bears and Harry Potter magic that will make your little ones scream with delight! 

Explore Family


Fun and games with beautiful drag queens, high level literary lessons, photography workshops - It's time to unleash the creative in you. 

Explore Workshops

Government Supporters

Westival was part-funded by Mayo Local Action Group (LAG) under the Rural Development Programme 2014 – 2020.