For single event tickets, view the events page

Ahoy there…… so here’s the scoop on the FESTIVAL TICKET. We looked at how to make it as simple and cost effective as possible for you and we came up with this wild plan….

There are 18 main ticketed event (listed below), if you were to purchase all (events clearly listed below) it would cost you €280, we are making a VERY LIMITED number of festival tickets available for €175, which gets you 1 ticket for each of the events listed below (only). You can also buy single tickets to the events listed below – just click on them for more details!

In addition we invite you to be our guest at the festival club on Fri, Sat and Sun night. This event is not open to the public. Your name will be on the guest list as a festival ticket holder.

Be sure and leave us your email address when you book so we can keep you informed of announcements and other pop up events.

Terms & Conditions of the festival ticket – single event T&Cs still apply – please read carefully.

Patrons who purchase a Festival Ticket must be at the venue 15 minutes before show time to be guaranteed entry. Festival ticket holders will receive individual tickets for each of the following events:

For single event tickets, view the events page


8pm The Gloaming Cork Opera House


6pm This is How we Fly Firkin Crane

8pm Lisa Hannigan and Aaron Dessner Cork Opera House

10:30pm Shhhh – SECRET GIG – Live at St. Lukes

11:00pm FESTIVAL CLUB Blue Angel, Cork Opera House


1pm WoodMetalWater: Alex Petcu-Colan and the Bangers and Crash Perscussion Group Curtis Auditorium, CIT School of Music

4pm Amiina Triskel Christchurch

6pm Julianna Barwick Live at St. Luke’s

8pm RTE NSO with Maddy Prior, Bryce and Aaron Dessner Cork Opera House

10:30pm Crash Ensemble with Sam Amidon and Valgeir Sigurðsson Everyman Theatre

11:00pm FESTIVAL CLUB Blue Angel Bar, Cork Opera House


2pm James McVinnie and guests St. Finn Barres Cathedral

4pm Double Portrait – Bryce Dessner : Donnacha Dennehy, featuring Nadia Sirota, Kate Ellis and Yuki Numata Resnick Live at St. Luke’s

6pm Kjartan Sveinsson and Skuli Sverisson Live at St. Luke’s

8pm Sounds from a Safe Harbour Showcase with Bryce and Aaron Dessner, Richard Reed Parry, So Percussion, Crash Ensemble, Shara Worden, Yuki Numata Resnick, Nadia Sirota Everyman Theatre

10:30pm Carinae: Eat My Noise with Sean Mac Erlaine, Valgeir Siggursson, Liam Bryne, Tomas Gall, James Fortune, Alex Petcu and Cork Concert Orchestra Triskel Christchurch

11:00pm FESTIVAL CLUB Blue Angel, Cork Opera House

11:30pm Wild Beasts Cork Opera House


Ticketholders are responsible for care of the ticket after purchase. Cork Opera House is not responsible for damage or loss of ticket. Admission by full ticket only.

Fringe events – IE Lismore Castle and Gate Cinema Screenings are not part of the festival ticket. There may be more events added closer to the time that will also NOT be part of the festival ticket.

We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or money refunded after purchase. Your statutory rights are not affected.

Telephone and internet bookings are subject to a booking fee.

The management reserves the right to make essential changes to the programme without prior notice.

Pirates (particularly the swash buckling variety) are very welcome!

If an event is cancelled, the management will refund the face value of the ticket only.

If an event is rescheduled and you cannot attend, the management will refund the face value of the ticket only.

By purchasing a ticket you agree to these terms and conditions and now are officially a shipster!


General enquiries: info@soundsfromasafeharbour.com


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