The beautiful Georgian Heritage Town of Birr once again host the Annual Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival from August 1 - 8. Delight in its charm and revel in its contemporary culture with a dynamic range of vintage and modern events for all ages.
The facinating opening parade with its display of vintage, equestrian and community entries is an highlight on the all-inclusive programme, along with the artisan and craft market; the Ormand Flying Club's Annual Fly-In and display; the Olde Time Traditional Fair; busking competition; free children's events; a donkey derby; live music; sporting and literary events; nightly pub entertainment; a spectacular fireworks display and of course, the antiques and fine art fair;
On the Arts side, guests can expect an exciting visual arts trail, theatre performances, contemporary dance classes, film screenings and workshops in various mediums taking place across the town.
With annual favourites and new events, vintage flavour and modern entertainment throughout, the 46th Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival promises to be an exciting and vibrant event celebrating this unique town's remarkable heritage and culture inspiring participation and enjoyment in all those who make the effort to come out and sample the varied programme in this wonderful setting.