Sligo town is truly rich in Irish art and culture and music plays an integral part to this. The town has a strong history in traditional Irish music over many generations. If one was to wander the streets of Sligo town on any given day, one would be sure to find a charming traditional Irish pub such as “Harp Tavern” hosting a trad session with an extraordinary atmosphere.
Sligo also expresses an interest and emphasis on other styles of music, ranging from choral to jazz, with happenings such as Sligo Jazz Project and Sligo Baroque Festival. Sligo is a great place to experience first-hand musical tastes of all varieties. There are events throughout the town and county happening constantly across the year, and there is always something new and different to be heard.
Sligo plays host to many music festivals, such as Sligo Live, which allow musicians to showcase talent to locals and visitors. The Knocknarea Arena in IT Sligo houses many of Sligo’s popular music acts and festivals. The Sligo music scene is a vibrant and diverse one that is simply wonderful to experience.
Clayton Hotel Sligo will provide delicious food and superior rooms during a visit to this colourful town while the pubs and music venues will provide musical entertainment that is distinctive and unique.