Townlands Carnival is set to return for a third summer to the tranquil grounds of Rusheen Farn Estate, Macroom, Co. Cork. July 21st – 23rd will promise three days of pure escapism, the festival is set in a purpose built village playing host to a diverse range of performers of all influences and discipline from Ireland and abroad.
Showcasing a mix from above and below the radar, cutting edge and left field acts, Townlands Carnival 2017’s music bill features Irish creative acts alongside international performers. Ranging from Comedy to Hip Hop, Circus, Reggae, and the visually spectacular Townlands Carnival is thrilled to reveal the first wave of acts set to make an appearance in 2017.
So far the announced acts are:
Rubber Bandits, Bushy One String, Stomptown Brass, Le Boom, Krafty Kuts, MC Dynamite, Slamboree, Soothsayers, Goulash Disko, Dj Red I, Swinging Travelers, Jack O Rourke, James Or, Cork Samba Band, Paddy Dennehy, Hvmmingbyrd, Shookrah, Sillk, Mama Kasbah, My Fellow Sponges, The Elation Band, Deadly Light Shades, Sister Hyde and the Pesky Magpies, Chalk Outlines, and Grand.
With Early Bird and Tier 1 tickets sold out, Tier 2 three-day camping tickets are now on sale. A limited amount of campervan tickets are also still available. Day tickets are also on sale for €50. Festival goers will find point of sale operators including JC Murphys Bar (Macroom), Organico Cafe (Bantry), Toons Bridge Cafe (Toonsbridge), Shire Bar (Killarney), Spin Dizzy records(Georges Arcade, Dublin), Plugd Records (Cork) and Siopa Gan Ainm (Coal Quay Cork).
Tickets on sale now at www.townlandscarnival.com