Now in its 24th year, the Cape Clear Island International Storytelling Festival is back this weekend. Cape Clear is Ireland’s southern most inhabited island, situated eight miles off the coast of Baltimore in West Cork. The stunning scenery, folklore and unique flora and fauna truly make Cape Clear a place apart.

After becoming one of the most renowned storytelling festivals in the world, this event fits in perfectly with the heritage of Cape Clear.

Some of Ireland’s most treasured seanchaís will come together with the best storytellers in the world to share fact and fiction.

Help sustain the tradition of Irish folklore by joining the festivities at Cape Clear this weekend. Visit for more information.