25 February 2016 - 29 February 2016
The Russell Memorial Weekend is a traditional festival held in Doolin on the the last full weekend in February each year. The festival began in 1995 as a remembrance ceremony to Micho Russell, the world-famous traditional musician, who died in 1994.
04 March 2016 - 05 March 2016
The Doolin Writer’s weekend consists of workshops in novel writing, short story writing, poetry writing and song-writing. The weekend features an eclectic mix of music, food, poetry, theatre and literature. One of the big aspects of the weekend is that we are running a short story competition judged by Eilis Ni Dhuibhne with a prize fund of €1000 & publication in The Clare People and a Poetry Competition judged by Salmon Poetry also with a prize of €1000 It is a great opportunity for aspir...
10 June 2016 - 12 June 2016
Taking inspiration from the great festivals of the 70s and 80s – like Lisdoonvarna down the road, and from the deep musical roots of the County, Doolin 2016 will again present powerful music in an intimate setting and ensure that audiences and musicians can feel at one and just enjoy the communal spirit of such festivals.
18 June 2016 - 19 June 2016
A weekend of talks on the Archaelogy of the Burren, Built heritage and Conservation. Heritage walks and site visits, organised by Doolin Heritage.
26 August 2016 - 28 August 2016
10:30 - 15:30
The Doolin Irish Craft Beer Festival returns to Hotel Doolin for the 5th consecutive year on the 26th - 28th August 2016. It features Ireland's best craft beers from micro-breweries around the country, great Irish artisan food, and cracking live bands. The event will showcase the best of Irish Craft Beers, featuring over 30 different beers from the best micro-breweries in Ireland including The Carlow Brewing Company, 8 Degrees Brewing, The Dungarvan Brewing Company, Metalman, Dingle Brewe...