Dermot Kennedy, Johnny Marr, Lyra & more announced for the brand new Saltwater Festival in Westport

A brand new music festival called Saltwater will take place in Westport next summer including sets from Dermot Kennedy, Johnny Marr & more.

Running from May 29th to 31st at Westport House in County Mayo, the Saltwater 2020 line-up will include the live performances from Dermot Kennedy, Johnny Marr, Maverick Sabre, The Stranglers, Lyra, Lee Scratch Perry, Jerry Fish, Norman Jay, Joanne Keegan and Coda. More acts will be announced in the coming months.

Speaking about Saltwater, Festival Director Ray O’Donoghue said: There’s so much history in Westport and Westport House that when the opportunity to host a new festival came up we jumped at the chance. We put a lot of work into getting the right lineup and we’re over the moon with how it’s tuned out!  The festival is not only about a word class music lineup it’s also about experiencing all that Westport has to offer. With more acts, food tents, cultural events, pop up parties and so much more to be announced we’ve plenty of surprises in store.” 

Day and Weekend tickets go on sale from Ticketmaster outlets nationwide and on on Friday 13th December at 9am. Early Bird Tickets are priced from €144 or 3 days with camping options also available.  There are also limited single day tickets available from €64. Check out for more details.