National Celtic Festival 2023
Unleash your spirit and experience the culture.
Nestled between the Bellarine Peninsula’s renowned vineyards and the famous mussel farms of Corio Bay, this normally quiet bay side village comes to life with the music, laughter and passion of the Celtic spirit
The winter festival is regarded as Australia’s premier Celtic Folk Festival and attracts over 18,000 people to the region over the three day long weekend event each June.
The Festival uses a range of venues within the town, including community halls and spaces, the hotel, restaurants, cafes and churches. Marquees are also set up on the foreshore to provide additional venues; these include the Village Stage, Celtic Club, Wine Bar, and Celtic Markets. The National Celtic Festival program offers a broad and diverse range of arts experiences that capture the Celtic culture in its many interpretations within the Australian setting. The festival caters for all age groups and for a diversity of cultural and family groups. The festival has become an annual event for families and friends to gather, offering time to relax and experience the depth of Celtic culture through the festival’s cultural diverse arts program.
Date: King’s Birthday Long weekend: 9 – 11 June 2022
Time: 1.00pm Friday – 6.00pm Sunday
Travel: Adventure Bus
Age Group: 18+
$2,800 TBC upon final numbers
Out of pocket expenses:
Festival Ticket = $210
Food, drink, transport and accommodation are included in the rate.
If you wish to purchase alcohol over the weekend please bring some additional spending money with you for that along with any souvenires you wish to purchase.