National Celtic Folk Festival

Held across the June long weekend the National Celtic Folk Festival in Portarlington offers a diverse and immersive experience for attendees, combining cultural celebrations with the picturesque surroundings of the Bellarine Peninsula.

The event features live music, visual arts, film, song, dance, literature, foods. The program features a line-up of traditional and contemporary Celtic and folk performers and artists. 

Experience concerts, dance, theatre, story, song, food, ceremonies, and workshop & master classes.


There are both FREE and ticketed components to the festival, secure your tickets below and avoid the queues.


Warm your soul, delight your senses, connect with festival spirit this winter 2024


Daily from 07 June 2024 to 10 June 2024

Upcoming dates

07 June 2024

08 June 2024

09 June 2024

10 June 2024


  • Portarlington Wadawurrung Country, Various locations


  • Admit one
  • Child


Festival Team

Email: [email protected]

Phone: +61 473 345 870

Associated organisation: National Celtic Folk Festival Inc


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Page last updated: Friday, 5 January 2024