01 May 2015 - 04 May 2015
Hirsute competitors descend on Corofin during Festival of Finn to show off their prize-winning whiskers. This event is held in cooperation with the Irish Beard and Moustache Association, and attracts competitors from Ireland, Europe, and North America. Categories for Ireland Best Beard and Moustache competition will include Best Moustache, Best Partial Beard, Best Full Beard, Best Trend Beard, Best Six Week Beard, and Best Fake Beard.
03 May 2015
16th Annual Series. Participants are challenged to break glass bottles placed on spikes. There is both a male and female cup and the competition is fierce. It attracts people from all over the globe as shown in the Hall of Fame. Cost of entry is €5 (for 5 stones). Over 18′s only. Legend has it that Fionn MacCumhail of the Fianna, who created the Giants Causeway is a past holder of the title. There are even suggestions that the Romans, having heard of the championship and terrified by t...
22 May 2015 - 24 May 2015
Burren Slow Food Festival 9th Consecutive year running showcasing the very best of Burren local artisan producers, members of the Burren Food Trail, Burren Geopark in a Farmers Market, through talks and Cookery demonstrations by local and national Celebrity Chefs. Burren Slow Food Festival will take place at the Pavillion Community Hall, Lisdoonvarna, Co Clare