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
Vandeleur Walled Garden and Centre, Killimer Road, Kilrush, Co Clare
Celebrate summer with us and join us for our Lúnasa Art and Craft Fair and Plant sale at the Vandeleur Walled Garden. We offer 20% discount on all plants. Handcrafted garden accessories will also be available for sale and orders can be taken. Enjoy homemade food and a variety of cakes and sweets in the coffee shop. So come along and have a great day out.
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.
09 August 2015
Not quite the Red Bull high diving competition, but non the less an annual spectacle in Kilkee. Locals have dived from the rocks in the west end of the town for many years and this is the opportunity to witness their skills.