Pink Flamingo

Pink Flamingo

Glitzy upbeat cocktail venue with a host of uplifting beats from around the planet, from Disco to World, from Electro Swing to Balkan… And of course a selction of mouthwatering cocktails, and to cap it all a fancy dress boot! 2018 Tickets TLC / 20-22 July 2018...
The Village Hall

The Village Hall

The Village Hall this year we are teaming up with Cork’s Cosmonaut Music to bring you some of the best local musical acts you’ll find on site. The Village Hall is where you’ll find Spoken word, comedy, and some of the best speakers, debaters and facilitators around....
Hive Stage

Hive Stage

The atmosphere on The Hive Stage at Townlands Carnival will be buzzing as the bulk of TLC18’s dance line-up converges here for three nights of beats from across the spectrum. A Ghetto Funk takeover sees Stanton Warriors’ irresistible and inimitable sound come to...
Main Stage

Main Stage

Townlands Carnival Main Stage is set to host a veritable feast of styles and genres  with headliners Sister Sledge, Leftfield (DJ set), King Kong Company and Kila joined by new additions, Today FM’s Kelly-Ann Byrne and cne of the pioneers of the Irish hip hop scene,...
Sibín

Sibín

Townlands Carnival’s hidden jewel, the Sibín Stage, returns to the atmospheric and magical woods of Rusheen Farm Estate, Co Cork, this July 20 – 22. A quite different experience within an already sumptuous festival experience, the music on the Sibín Stage is very much...
Riddim Shack

Riddim Shack

The Riddim Shack is the latest addition to this summer’s most visually and sonically diverse festival – Townlands Carnival. Following headline annoucements that include Sister Sledge, Leftfield (DJ set), King Kong Company, Kila and the new Rising Sun Stage,...
Rising Sons Stage

Rising Sons Stage

Having nailed their colours to the mast with a first wave of announcements that includes soul legends Sister Sledge, UK electronic icon Neil Barnes (Leftfield) for a special DJ set, Waterford festival favourites King Kong Company and Kila, Townlands Carnival continues...
Sustainability 2018

Sustainability 2018

As we enter our fourth year at Leades House our sustainability team are patiently building on the foundations laid over the previous three years. Since our inception, we have invested in some essential groundwork for the festival site with the dual effect of enhancing...
Carnival 2018

Carnival 2018

ROLL UP, ROLL UP Get Your Freak On, The Townlands Carnival parade & tent is back in town! For those of you that haven’t joined us at Townlands yet, do we have a treat for you! Get Your Freak On is a tent with a team dedicated to help you make masks,...
Campervan Tickets 2018

Campervan Tickets 2018

Campervan Tickets 2018 Bring your campervan and stay in comfort at Townlands Carnival 2018. With a campervan parked close to all festivities you can enjoy 3 days of music, art and entertainment this summer without having to even pitch a tent! Buy Campervan Tickets...
Update 2017!

Update 2017!

Our Second Round of Acts were announced recently and we couldn’t be happier with it. Diverse and eclectic with a wealth of talent from home and abroad it will no doubt make for a magical weekend! We have another big line up announcement on the way AND our Village...
TLC Sustainability 2017

TLC Sustainability 2017

As we enter our fourth year at Leades House our sustainability team are patiently building on the foundations laid over the previous two years. Since our inception, we have invested in some essential groundwork for the festival site with the dual effect of enhancing...
Call for Volunteers

Call for Volunteers

This year sees Townlands Carnival create a spectacular presentation of local and international artistic talent. Music will come from a diverse range of artists who hone their skills across many genres. With quirky family experiences, interactive art installations and...
Townlands Carnival 2017 – Early Bird Tickets on sale

Townlands Carnival 2017 – Early Bird Tickets on sale

Townlands Carnival is returning to the picturesque grounds of the old Rusheen Farm Estate, near Macroom, Co. Cork, for 2017. Early Bird tickets will go on sale midday tomorrow, Thursday December 8, priced at €95 (+ €4.50 booking fee) for a three-day camping ticket....
2016 Survey

2016 Survey

The flames may have been extinguished on #TLC16 but we’re already hatching plans for TOWNLANDS CARNIVAL 2017 and we would love to hear from you! Our festival is nothing without it’s townlanders, and we’d like you to help us create, shape, make and...
SHUTTLE BUSES

SHUTTLE BUSES

Our site is made easily accessible by our official shuttle buses, we encourage you to think green and use public transport where possible. This will also aid a speedy entry to our festival site. Those travelling to Cork City by Bus or Train can link with our official...
BIG WEEKEND OF SPORTS

BIG WEEKEND OF SPORTS

…AND WE CAN’T HAVE YOU MISS OUT! We couldn’t ask you to join us without making sure you don’t have to give up too much … all ya’ll sports fans will be pleased to hear we will be showing not just the EURO 2016 FINAL but F1 BRITISH GRAND PRIX, MUNSTER HURLING...
TOWNLANDS CARNIVAL ANNOUNCES COMEDY & STELLAR LINE UP

TOWNLANDS CARNIVAL ANNOUNCES COMEDY & STELLAR LINE UP

New to Townlands Carnival in 2016, the comedy bill is set to have festival goers crying joyful tears, sending the sound of laughter through our twelve themed arenas, adding to an already bumper three days of entertainment… A stellar line up of stars from Irish Comedy...
Become a Townlands Ambassador

Become a Townlands Ambassador

Join Townlands Carnival 2016… …and earn free tickets by selling 5 tickets to your friends! With TLC Ambassadors you can not only get your friends to come along with you for 3 days of Music, Comedy and Fun but you can also get rewards and even free tickets...
Blackalicious

Blackalicious

BREAKING NEWS! Proud to announce BLACKALICIOUS have been added to our stellar line up… BLACKALICIOUS have just been added to our Co. Cork, July festival. The American Hip Hop duo famed for the iconic ‘Alphabet Aerobics’ head up our already bumper line up....
TIER 3 NOW ON SALE

TIER 3 NOW ON SALE

Our community is ever growing and with that our Townlands is getting bigger too. More music, more art, and more performance than ever before. As more people visit our Townlands, word is spreading fast. A new era beckons for Ireland’s Festival goers. The most curious,...
New Acts Announced

New Acts Announced

We’ve just added 31 acts to our festival bill with GENTLEMANS DUB CLUB leading the charge in our second major line up announcement. The internationally recognised live outfit are famed for their reputation of inciting uncontrollable levels of energy with their unique...
Line Up Launch 2

Line Up Launch 2

Line Up Launch 2 Prepare yourselves for even more music, more dancing and even more Carnival. We’re set to make our second line up announcement tomorrow and reveal another headline act. Who will they be? Great speculation surrounds those yet to be announced, the...
Glamping – Pre Sale

Glamping – Pre Sale

GLAMPING! PRE SALE REGISTRATION – NOW OPEN. ‘Glamping’ options at Townlands Carnival 2016 will soon go on sale, we have received huge interest to date. Limited capacity available,  if you would like to be the first to be notified when Glamping sales...
Cork Penny Dinners

Cork Penny Dinners

GIVE #TLC This Christmas… While we’re all in a giving mood with Christmas on the way, there are those that GIVE #TLC relentlessly all year round.     Cork Penny Dinners serves 1000+ meals per week from their city centre base – “Our aim is a...
Pure M Music Magazine Review for 2015

Pure M Music Magazine Review for 2015

“…Overall, Townlands Carnival was a great festival and a great experience. It was well-run for the vast majority, and everyone was friendly and there to have a good time. Even the downpours on Saturday evening failed to dampen the spirit of the revellers,...
Last Years Highlights

Last Years Highlights

A Fantastic video of the 2015 highlights. A big thank you Townlands Carnival 2016 promises to be bigger and bolder we’re excited...
Mels 2 – Live Graffiti

Mels 2 – Live Graffiti

Mels2 will be working around Townlands Carnival to help bring that festive feel with his incredible graffiti! Mels2 is an Artist from Hungary, who spent last 6 years creating in Dublin. He started his career at a very young age; actually he painted before he started...
The Stages & Cinema

The Stages & Cinema

Townlands will be an explosive multimedia gallery, where artists from every genre can display and present their creations. If we are to stem the tide of talent leaving our shores, we need not only more venues for artists to showcase their work, but we need to create a...
The Location

The Location

The event is to be set in the picturesque countryside near Macroom, in the grounds of the old Rusheen Farm estate, with its walled gardens, ancient and managed woodlands, miles of walks, its lakes and follies and its well-drained, tree- lined green fields. Rusheen...