ASSOCIATION OF IRISH FESTIVALS & EVENTS

Training, mentoring and supporting Irish Festivals

AOIFE MEMBERSHIP DELIEVERS

Building an Association that provides support, training, mentoring, networking, advocacy and advice for you, your festival, or event.

Advocacy

AOIFE represents the needs and aspirations of the festival sector to a range of policy arenas. Joining with other Aoife members strengthens your voice, and makes sure it is heard by those shaping future policy and legislation.

Value for money

AOIFE members are supported by a range of corporate members who can offer preferential rates to AOIFE festival. AOIFE members enjoy discounted rates at our events, seminars and workshops. The AOIFE insurance scheme offers many festival organisers significant savings on their premium.

Information

AOIFE provide information on festival development and management to members via our online newsletter and our series of info fact sheets which are available from our members only area of this site.

Promotion

AOIFE members are promoted via the AOIFE website &  social media. In addition, AOIFE shares its database of members with other agencies responsible for promoting festivals, such as RTA’s/RTOs and media organisations. This gets your details to an even wider audience.

Training

AOIFE offers a number of training opportunities throughout the year including a number of local pop up clinics across the country. Topics cover all aspects of festival organisation, including festival programming, health and safety, marketing and finance.

Commercial Services

AOIFE commercial services offers your festival a range of unique products at significantly discounted rates.

The Digital Division

The Digital Division is a boutique AOIFE partner digital marketing agency specialising in social media, content marketing and online brand development. A trusted partner of the International Festival & Events Association Europe (IFEA Europe) we work with festivals to tell their story online.

SERVICES

We offer a full range of services to help festival organisers.

Insurance

Help Desk & Advice

Mentoring & Coaching

European Festival Association

Training Seminars

Digital Division

MEMBERS

Some of our awesome members we've had the pleasure of supporting.

MEET OUR TEAM

Our team of experts are on-hand to help you with your festival or event

Colm Croffy

Executive Director


Ian O'Boyle

Press & Communications Officer


Kevin Kavanagh

Marketing Executive


Will Nolan

Digital Division Creative Director