01 August 2015 - 07 August 2015
The Rose of Clare festival is now in existence since 1979. The Festival is designed to cater for all age groups and is a “Fun” week. While there are many social and sporting events through the week, the Highlight of the Festival is the selection of the “ Rose of Clare”. This is now a very prestigious event with contestants from within and outside the County. Sixteen contestants were interviewed on stage over two nights by Colm O Connor of the Cork Examiner. There is also a panel of judges who in...
02 August 2015 - 03 August 2015
Craggaunowen- 'The Living Past Experience', Kilmurry, Near Sixmilebridge, Co Clare
The annual Lughnasa Festival at Craggaunowen takes place on Sunday, 2nd August and Monday, 3rd August. The event will feature costumed re-enactors from the Bronze Age to Medival times. Watch combat demonstrations, ancient cooking demonstrations and much more.
05 August 2015 - 16 August 2015
Kilmurry Harvest Festival is a 12 day action packed event with a wide variety of attractions for all the family including a field day with loads of events for all ages as well as a hugh vintage show, show-jumping competition and carriage driving. Other events taking place will be an Xbox challenge, 10K and 5K run, cinema night, road bowling, table quiz, bingo, fishing competition, hill walk, afternoon tea dance, tag rugby, soap box derby and a golf classic.
12 August 2015 - 16 August 2015
2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the 1995 Divorce Referendum in Ireland and a referendum on same sex marriage will be held in May. When situated in the wider European context, intimate relationships in Ireland have under- gone a process of profound transformation and rapid change in very recent decades. Recent data indicates a significant increase in one-parent households and a high non-marital birth rate, for instance, alongside the emergence of cohabitation, divorce, same-sex families and re...
13 August 2015 - 16 August 2015
11:10 - 11:10
Traditional village festival with music, dancing, sports and fancy dress. Events such as Sheaf Throwing, Tug a War and nail driving competition make for great viewing and family events such as the Car Treasure Hunt, the Water Fun Run and Sand Castle building competition mean there is something for the whole family.