Free Stendhal workshops to encourage community partnerships

Stendhal Festival has announced that it’s free community workshops programme is returning this month. This year Stendhal has teamed with several local community organisations in order to facilitate the workshops which will culminate in the creation of a faerie glen at the event which takes place in Limavady on August 11 and 12. The workshops include; Woodwork and...

Second wave of musical acts announced.

Stendhal announces second wave of 2017 musical acts Having already announced a stellar cast of musical acts for the seventh instalment of Stendhal Festival, organisers have announced a second wave of acts who are set to join the likes of Ash, Sharon Shannon, Ciaran Lavery and dozens more. First and foremost Stendhal is proud to announce A...

2017 Line-up Part 1

Legends, international excellence and home-grown heroes all set for Stendhal   Stendhal Festival has revealed the first portion of the musical line-up for this year’s instalment of the multi-award winning Festival. The eclectic mix of genres and styles showcased at Ballymully Cottage Farm, Limavady, will be headlined by Northern Irish Legends ASH on Friday August 11. The Downpatrick rockers are...

Food, glorious food.

Everyone likes to plan their next meal, so let us help you. At Stendhal Festival, immerse yourself in the full festival weekend.  Below is a list of our food vendors: The Rollin Stonebaker pizzeria  - A firm favourite in previous years, Rollin stonebaker are bringing their pizzas and garlic breads to the farm.   Cracky's BBQ Choo Choo is back! Bringing...

New – Sculpture garden area

New to Stendhal, this year we are excited to add a Sculpture garden area featuring works by: Daniel Doyle (sand artist/sculptor) A graduate of Fine Art Sculpture, DIT, Dublin, Ireland and a specialist in 'kinetic sculpture,' we cannot wait to see what Daniel creates McCall Gilfillan (sculptural ceramics) Born in the United States, McCall graduated from Seattle Pacific University and immigrated to Northern...

In the Battle of the Giants

Limavady and the wider surrounding area is synonymous with myths and legends, from the Leap of the Dog, Gem of the Roe and Manannan Mac Lir, all from this area. [caption id="attachment_3615" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Photo by Kate Donaldson[/caption] The theme for Annan's Arch is the Battle of the Giant's. You can expect mythical story telling, the sign up stage, wonder wagon...

STENDHAL FAQs

Stendhal Mini – Update 2016 – FAQs OPENING TIMES Gates will open at 3pm on Friday 12th August for all campers and festival goers. Tickets may be available to buy at the gate. Gates will close at 10pm - strictly no re-entry after this point. Saturday gates will open 10am and close at 10pm. Again, strictly no entry...