Irish Traditional Trades Fair

About the event

26 different trades and craftspeople are taking part in the Irish Traditional Trades Fair. From Longbow makers to Coppersmiths, Feltmakers to Wooden Boatbuilders and Basketmakers to Blacksmiths.

A family friendly weekend with old fashioned fairground games for the kids, food and entertainment and lots of traditional crafts for sale.


Where is it taking place?

Ballylongford Mill,
Quay Street,
V31 XY54

When is it taking place?

Saturday & Sunday, July 30th & 31st, 9am to 4pm

Who is it suitable for?

All ages


Good disability access, with the exception of guided tours of the Mill, the site is flat and wheelchair accessible.

Do you need to book?

No, booking is not required.

About the organiser

“It’s going to be quite a unique event, there’s no other event in Ireland that brings so many different traditional trades and crafts together in one place.”

Contact details

If you have any questions about this event, get in touch with



+353 87 411 8250


All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding this event please contact the event organiser directly.

As COVID guidelines may change between now and the time of each event please check back for updated information, or contact the event organiser directly. Stay safe!

Event Details

Maker: Ballylongford Mill

Starts: Jul 30 at 9:00 am

Ends: Jul 31 at 4:00 pm

Discipline: Blacksmithing, Metalworking, Multiple, Textile Making, Woodworking

Location: Kerry

Type: Market, Fair

Price: Adults €12, Children under 16 Free