Arts Council issue COVID-19 Guidance Document to help Festival and Event Organisers

The Arts Council and Fáilte Ireland have come together in partnership to develop guidelines in line with the government’s COVID-19 Resilience and Recovery 2021 — The Path Ahead to help festival and event organisers minimise the risk of the transmission of COVID-19 at festivals and individual events, and to rebuild confidence and trust among attendees.

The Main Guidance Document is available here.

Helpful examples and templates are also available below:

  • Appendix 1 Event Organiser COVID-19 Response Plan Checklist is available here
  • Appendix 2 Risk Assessment sample is available here
  • Appendix 3 Working Example of an Outdoor Festival Model is available here
  • Appendix 4 Working Example of an Indoor Festival Model is available here
  • Appendix 5 Advice for the safe use of Alcohol-based hand sanitiser is available here

For more guidelines, including information for children and young people’s arts and cultural activities see:

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this. You can review our Privacy Policy under the menu above: About VAI > VAI Privacy Statement