Culture in Donegal

County Donegal offers a wide range of cultural activities for residents and visitors alike. You can choose from an array of exciting arts, heritage or language based events   and festivals. Many projects allow you to actively participate in Culture, or you can just experience and enjoy the many activities that are organized in every part of the county throughout the year by the myriad of cultural organisations and venues that exist in the county.

Donegal is steeped in a rich and unique cultural tradition. The traditional music of County Donegal is world-famous. There is a vibrant and rich Gaeltacht culture and the   county has an illustrious literary tradition. The county also possesses a rich heritage that is accessible to everyone with, literally, hundreds of breath-taking historical and   heritage sites dotted throughout the county. Complementing all this is a dynamic and vibrant contemporary arts scene that has grown over the last thirty years or so, which continuously produces exciting work of an exceptionally high standard.