Dingle music series Other Voices is travelling to Texas next month.
A special edition of the festival will take place state-side in the city of Austin from October 7th to 9th.
Festival founder Philip King said US Ambassador to Ireland Kevin O ‘Malley played a crucial role in securing Other Voices Austin, after visiting the festival in Dingle last December.
Other Voices has travelled to Derry, London and New York in the past.
The eir Other Voices Festival takes place in St James Church, Dingle from December 2nd to 4th.