Frequently Asked Questions
We have done our best to respond to some of your questions that we regularly received about The Outing Festival LGBTQ+ Music, Arts & Matchmaking Festival since we launched it way back in May 2013. We have even more in store this year! More Entertainment, Games, Film Festival, Arts & Crafts, Comedy, Matchmaking, Blind Date etc. If you can’t find the answer to your question here, don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected]
We are here to help and make this a fun weekend for our LGBTQ+ friends and their friends too!
‘Love & Friendship’ at World Famous LGBTQ+ Music, Arts & Matchmaking Festival ‘The Outing’ returns in 2023 for 3 Days over Valentine’s weekend 10th, 11th & 12th February. Now in its 10th year, the ever fast growing offshoot of the historical Lisdoonvarna Matchmaking Festival is back and bigger than ever. With Irish and International stars, LGBT+ singer-songwriters to pop-up clubs, drag performances, comedy, live music, Film & Arts Festival and interactive events, it is a guaranteed craic-filled weekend away on Ireland’s stunning west coast.
Eddie McGuinness, Queen of Matchmaking at The Outing Festival and host of Blind Date & Festival ‘’Ireland AM Host’’ Paul Ryder will take you through a weekend not to forget!… Let’s have some fun and maybe even find Love too.
‘ I’m only just recovering from the last one! LGBT+ weekend like no other..said Panti Bliss ‘Queen of Ireland’.’