Our Irish Folk Dance Festival Aims are:
- Promote Irish and International Culture through the medium of Traditional Folk Dance, Music & Traditions.
- Acceptance and promotion of Cultural Diversity.
- Entertainment, Education & Promotion of Tourism.
- Raising the profile of Cork, Ireland as a venue for International Folk Dancing.
- Building and Consolidating International Linkages.
Our dance festival in Cork achieves this by:
- Inviting Internationally acclaimed Folk Dance groups to Ireland
- Showcasing local talent and international guests at selected venues in Cork City and county
- Accommodating the visiting groups within our Community
Benefits to the Cork City and County Communities:
- The community experiences the cultural diversity of folk dance and music events from around the World.
- Providing world-class entertainment to the community at affordable family cost.
- Financial gain for community businesses and traders.
- Community at large experiences an extravaganza of talent and colour.
Benefits to Sponsors:
- Local, National and International Product exposure.
- Internet Exposure – www.damhsafest.ie – blogs – social media.
- Festival focused TV, Radio and Press coverage.
- Innovative and Targeted Advertising.
- Sponsors Promotional Material as Performance backdrop.