Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme

Limerick City and County Council Culture and Arts Office manage the Limerick City and County Council Festivals and Events Grant Scheme. 

This Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme is now closed for applications.

Since 2017 Limerick City and County Council has made new direct investment, through this competitive grant scheme of €1,131,000 in the Festivals and Events sector. This investment has provided the stimulus to elevate Limerick’s Festival and Events offering and has contributed to Limerick’s reputation as an exciting and dynamic place. Building on this, Limerick City and County Council provided further strategic investment in Festivals and Events in 2021, through competitive open call, to the sum of €211,000, including a €6,000 contribution in partnership with Failte Ireland’s Regional Festivals and Participative Events.

This competitive grant scheme, offers the opportunity for funding under three Strands, for Festivals and Events taking place from 1st October and 30th September.

The three strands of funding are:

  • Strand 1: Delivery and Programming of Small and Community focused Festivals and Events
  • Strand 2: Delivery and Programming of Medium and Large Scale Festivals and Events
  • Strand 3: Festival Development and Sustainability

Please Note: This grant scheme applies only to festivals and events taking place within Limerick.

This Limerick Festivals and Events Grant Scheme 2021 is now closed for applications.

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Arts Office

Phone +353 61 556370
Location
Limerick City and County Council Headquarters, Merchants Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90