How we can help

With Event Ireland - a brand new team within Fáilte Ireland - at the helm of boosting the country’s international event profile, this green isle’s expertise looks set to reach an even broader audience.

The Event Ireland team’s focus is on the growth of international bed nights through the vibrant events sector. The team do this by identifying, bidding for and winning top level events for Ireland. Event Ireland also offer a range of practical and financial supports, providing valuable guidance and assistance to individuals and organisations at each stage of the bid process.

Financial contributions


The following practical and financial supports are available to eligible events:

  • Financial contribution towards:
    • Event feasibility activity;
    • Bid document production/design;
    • Travel and accommodation costs to present the bid;
    • Bid related networking event;
    • Site inspection costs;
    • The event if confirmed for Ireland (minimum of 6000 bed-nights required)
  • Introduction to approved businesses specialising in event management;
  • Marketing collateral;
  • Convention Bureaux supports;
  • Advisory support throughout the process. 



Contact the Event Ireland team

For general enquires please use the contact form

Edel Mitchell
+353 1 884 7257

Frances Kinsella
+353 1 884 7178

Azeta Seery
+353 1 884 7180