by / June 25th, 2012 /

New festival launches off Kerry coast

There’s a new event on the Irish calender this September, as the island of Valentia off the south west Kerry coast plays host to what’s being described as Europe’s first ‘music and mingling’ festival. Taking place from 14th to 16th of the month, acts confirmed so far include The Rubber Bandits, Jerry Fish, Donal Dineen & Guests, The Frank & Walters, This Club, Tieranniesaur, FRED, Daniel Martin Moore, The Young Folk, Toby Kaar, DJ Kormac (pictured) and Ham Sandwich, with more to be announced in the coming weeks.

In addition the three stages, the Valentia Festival will host Ireland’s modern matchmaker Avril Mulcahy a.k.a Miss Singlelista and offer a range of outdoor activities.

Tickets are on sale now at the early bird price of €50 / €60 with camping.