"The site itself was near perfection, with the castle, lake stage and naturally sloping amphitheatre framed by tall trees." HOTPRESS Magazine 2006
"Set in a gorgeous walled garden, it's probably one of the best festival sites in the country." Sunday Tribune 29 April 2007
An established concert venue, Ballinlough castle has hosted artists such as Kenny Rogers, Van Morrison, Pet Shop Boys, Carl Cox, Hot Chip, Asian Dub Foundation, Glenn Campbell, Emmylou Harris, Don McClean, Dwight Yoakam.
Music promoters and Band Managers are invited to visit by appointment.
Film & Photo shoots
Ballinlough Castle has been used as a location for feature films, television programmes, documentaries and as a location for fashion advertising photo shoots.
Significant features include: • 1614 castle & 18th century gates • Georgian interior • Lakes & Walled Gardens • Georgian stable yards & Farmyards • Woodland
Host to a 2007 exhibition of outdoor sculpture by renowned Irish wood sculptor Liam O Neill, the gardens at Ballinlough castle offer a secure and idyllic setting for any outdoor pieces.